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Mechanical Analysis Engineer - Finite Element

191277 Requisition #

Moog is looking for a Mechanical Analysis Engineer to join our Engineering team as a Finite Element Analysis Specialist.  In this role, you will lead process improvement efforts to automate work flow.  This position is located at our aerospace plant in Torrance, CA.


Moog Aircraft Group is the leader of advanced flight controls for commercial and military aircraft.  We are positioned on virtually every aircraft in the marketplace, supplying reliable systems that are highly supportable and add significant value for our customers.  Moog Aircraft Group is a sector of Moog (NYSE:MOG-A).  Moog designs, manufactures and integrates precision motion control components and systems.  Our high-performance solutions are used in satellites and space vehicles, military and commercial aircraft, launch vehicles, missiles, industrial machinery, marine applications, and medical equipment.  Headquartered in East Aurora, NY, we employ over 11,500 employees in 28 countries.  While we are most known for our products that are the best in the industry, what’s unique about Moog is our culture of trust and mutual respect that allows for personal initiative, autonomy and excellence. 


Here's what you’ll be working on:

  • Provide technical leadership in the application of the finite element method to structural analysis
  • Develop in-house design and analysis tools that enable automation
  • Lead structural analysis on programs
  • Lead process improvement efforts to automate and integrate existing proprietary and commercial tools
  • Support design for manufacturing and lean activities to optimize designs for production
  • Troubleshoot production issues and lead investigations for qualification test anomalies
  • Create and review stress reports and gear drawings
  • Provide mentoring for junior engineers

At a minimum, you’ll need to meet these qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution in Engineering, Physics or Mathematics
  • Minimum 5 years of experience designing and analyzing components
  • Due to federal contract obligations, must be a US Citizen or US Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder)

Preferred Qualifications Include: 

  • 8+ years of experience designing and analyzing complex assemblies and components
  • Capability to develop original design methods and analysis tools to enable nonconventional designs
  • Experience with ANSYS, IronPython, and MATLAB
  • Advanced Degree in Engineering
  • Aerospace industry experience
  • Expertise in using ANSYS ACT to develop customization and automation functions
  • Strong mathematics and critical thinking skills

At Moog we work in an environment where people trust, respect and encourage one another.  We believe in our people, and it shows in everything we do.  We invite you to become part of our continued success.

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About Moog, Inc.:

Our company began in 1951 with Bill Moog’s invention, the servo valve, a device which became the heart of high performance motion control systems. Today, Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) is a worldwide designer, manufacturer, and integrator of motion control parts and systems.


Headquartered in East Aurora, NY, we proudly serve customers in more than 90 countries. Our operations extend to more than 27 countries and our talented, global workforce is nearly 12,000 strong.


Our company is organized into five operating groups: Aircraft, Space and Defense, Industrial, Medical Devices, and Corporate. Our high-performance systems control military and commercial aircraft, satellites and space vehicles, launch vehicles, missiles, automated industrial machinery, and marine and medical equipment. What sets Moog apart is our commitment to creating high-performance solutions that solve our customers’ most difficult technical challenges.


But it's more than technical excellence that defines us. Moog is a performance culture that empowers people to achieve great things. Our employees enjoy tackling interesting technical challenges in a culture of trust. For you, working with us can mean deeper job satisfaction, better rewards, and a great quality of life inside and outside of work. 

Moog is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such affirms the right of every person to participate in all aspects of employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic. If you are interested in applying for employment and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply for a posted position, contact our Human Resources department via phone at 844-367-5787.

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