Thermoplastic Composite Tooling Engineer

BOEING - St. Louis, MO4.0

Full-time
Saint Louis,Missouri,United States 6H6PP2
As the advanced central research and development organization of The Boeing Company, Boeing Research & Technology (BR&T) provides innovative technologies that enable the development of future aerospace solutions while improving the cycle time, cost, quality and performance of existing Boeing products and services.

In addition to Boeing Commercial Airplanes and Boeing Defense, Space & Security, BR&T customers include the US Departments of Defense and Homeland Security, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and the Federal Aviation Administration. As part of Boeing's Engineering, Test & Technology organization, Boeing Research & Technology is clearly focused on technical excellence, enhancing Boeing's growth and productivity, and helping the company operate more effectively so it can provide its customers with solutions that best meet their needs.

This position is for a Thermoplastic composites tooling analysis engineer at the Boeing St. Louis, Missouri site. The position will report into the BR&T Materials and Manufacturing Technology team focused on Composites and Metals.

As a Tooling Engineer on the Thermoplastic Composite Materials and Fabrication team, job responsibilities include:

Designing new tools, molds, and dies for processing of structural thermoplastic composite materials
Developing models and using software tools to predict part final configuration based on tooling surface and processing parameters
Creating and release guidance documentation to the Boeing enterprise and external suppliers on best practices for thermoplastic composite tooling design
Development and qualification of new structural thermoplastic composites materials
This is a new, and growing technology area in the aerospace world, and requires an ambitious and intelligent approach to creation, documentation, guidance and best practices for thermoplastic composite tooling.

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
This position requires the ability to obtain a US Security Clearance for which the US Government requires US Citizenship.
Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry.

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
Experience with composite, injection molding, or other polymer processing tooling, dies, or molds.
Experience with analytical or simulation software tools.
Experience with computer-aid drawing (CAD) software, preferably CATIA V5 or NX.
Experience with geometrical dimensioning and tolerancing requirements.

Typical Education / Experience:
Degree and typical experience in engineering classification: Bachelor's and 2 or more years' experience or a Master's degree with experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.

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