Sierra Nevada Corporation Mass Properties Engineer II in Centennial, Colorado

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:Provide mass properties engineering in accordance with industry standards andSociety of Allied Weight Engineers (SAWE) best practices. Analyze massproperties impacts of internal and external modifications, and impacts tosystems and subsystems. Analyze and account for changes in mass propertiesthroughout program lifecycle.Model and calculate mass properties data to support all phases of projectdevelopment. Translate customer requirements into mass models for developmentof mission profiles. Analyze mission configurations using 2D drawings and 3DCAD. Generate mass properties distributions for modifications and integratewith OEM data for input to structural loads models. Manage subcontractorefforts related to mass properties including vendor weight control. Leadweight reduction tasks.Articulate mass properties requirements, risks, opportunities, andstatus at formal design reviews to both internal and external customers.Generate FAA and DoD mass properties documentation meeting requirements ofairworthiness certification including weight and balance manuals,supplements, and equipment lists.Perform weight and balance measurements of components and final products.Coordinate mass properties requirements with multi-disciplinary teamsincluding maintenance, production, logistics support, flight test,flight operations and other disciplinesADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:Punctuality to work each day and prepared to work scheduled work hours.Other duties as assigned.ANTICIPATED LABOR UTILIZATION:Review Anticipated Labor Utilization as applicable to position as stated inthe Business Area Labor Utilization MatrixCOMPLIANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:Responsible for thoughtful adherence to all SNC Policies, Procedures, andCompliance regulations (internal and external)Responsible for timely execution of all personnel-related activities such asTime Sheet completion, Performance Evaluations, Salary Reviews,Succession Planning, etc.Responsible for leadership oversight and for ensuring Department/Team trainingESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:Minimum physical requirements to perform all duties and responsibilities, asdefined by managementSNC job descriptions are meant as summarizations only. They do not necessarilyreflect all duties and responsibilities of a positionEDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:Requires a BS in Related Field3+ Years of Related ExperienceFamiliarity with SAWE and American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics(AIAA) Recommended Practices and Standards, Automated Weight and BalanceSystem (AWBS) and FAA airworthiness regulations.Knowledge and experience in aircraft operations, familiarity with MicrosoftOffice, and 3D CAD/CAM tools (Solidworks preferred)Familiarity with aerospace system design and integration, manufacture, andmaintainability, including familiarity with best practices in mechanical,electrical, and systems design.Must be a problem solver capable of working alone or with a technical team ina fast-paced environment.Minimum Fundamental Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities as stated in SNC'sResponsibility MatrixIMPORTANT NOTICES:This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret U.S.Security Clearance. U.S. Citizenship status is required, as this positionneeds to obtain U.S. Security Clearance for employment. Non-US citizens maynot be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense IndustrialSecurity Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department ofDefense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Securityclearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US,foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, securityviolations and drug involvementTo conform to U.S. Government export regulations, applicant must be a U.S.citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual asdefined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the requiredauthorizations from the U.S. Department of State.*LIJH3Sierra Nevada Cor