Metallic Stress Engineer, Structures

South Burlington, VT


BETA Technologies is seeking a driven aerospace engineer as a Metallic Stress Engineer for the Structures team.  As an integral member of BETA's growing team, you will be highly motivated to work with dynamic, cross-functional groups to ensure the success of the aircraft through certification.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible to review and generate structural analysis of aircraft metallic structures
  • Complete hand calculations and FEM analysis of structures, perform stress analysis of internal loads
  • Perform trade studies, derive requirements
  • Support test execution, analyze test results
  • Mentor junior team members and provide support to other internal departments that may require your Stress skills

  • Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities):

  • Bachelor's degree in Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering, or related degree from an accredited University.
  •  Minimum 7+ years of relevant experience, with a proven track record, developing products through a full product life cycle - concept, prototype, validated design with a vision to scaled production.
  • Highly proficient in metallic structure sizing experience, knowledge of industry best practices and methodologies (Bruhn, ESDU & other recognized methodologies, FAR 23 & 25 Requirements, etc.)
  • Demonstrated FEM proficiency using industry-recognized tools
  • Creation and analysis of Finite Element results (Nastran files), interface forces, and studies of junctions (metallic and composite) with surrounding parts
  • Capable of simplifying a complex problem and provide an initial analysis to scope critical constraints and feature sizing.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Self-motivated, team player.

  • Preferred Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities):

  • Creation and validation of finite element models at different scale (Global and detailed) an asset
  • Knowledge of Composite structures is an asset
  • Basic knowledge of PDM/PLM systems
  • Experience with CATIA 3DExperience
  • Experience with Google G -Suite and Slack

  • Video Interview:

    Please be aware that you may be invited to complete a Video Screening interview. This invite will be sent by email ( We highly recommend completing this step of the application process within the following 48 hours should you be invited.

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    BETA Technologies provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, place of birth, citizenship, disability, veteran or military status, health coverage status, HIV status, genetic information, crime victim status, pregnancy or a pregnancy-related condition or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. The company does not discriminate, and will not discriminate, and will not tolerate discrimination, based on any of these characteristics during the application process or in employment.

    All offers of employment at BETA Technologies are contingent upon favorable results of a thorough background check.

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