Cyient takes pride in partnering with the world’s leading Aerospace & Defense companies to deliver value-driven and outcome-based engineering solutions. We undertake design and system-level ownership of complex components, sub-systems, and modules to allow our clients to sustain a competitive advantage.
We collaborate with clients to support and deliver a wide range of end-to-end product and process engineering solutions across the Aerospace & Defense product segments - engines, avionics, structures, systems, interiors, aftermarket, digital, and defense.
Senior Non-Metallic Materials Test-Engineer
Experienced Senior Non – Metallic Materials and Processes Test Engineer will perform various Test Engineering tasks to support development, production, and use of advanced engineered composite materials on advanced aerospace vehicles for military, commercial, and innovation application.
Report to onsite Engineering Manager
Demonstrates advanced knowledge of materials, processes and the controlling specifications.
Experience in Composite Materials and processes is highly preferred.
Experience in bonding techniques is preferred, both metallic and composites .
Demonstrates advanced skills related to drawing review and interpretation using CAD/CAM software
Demonstrates advanced skills in using computerized drawing management system (ENOVIA)
Write wide range of technical reports (IOMs, Test Requests, Destructive Test, Bonding Lab and Material Characterization Reports)
Demonstrates expertise in Composites testing using Testing machine frames such as MTS or Instron.
Demonstrates experience in Testing & evaluation of properties of composites by testing specimens in Compression, Tension, 3 - point bend testing, Three- and four-point flexure testing, Tensile testing of isotropic and orthotropic non-unidirectional fiber composites, Design Features laminate testing, Tensile testing of unidirectional carbon fiber reinforced composites, Testing laminates for in-plane shear response of polymer matrix composite materials, lap shear strengths of adhesively bonded single-lap-joints as well as double -lap joints, Testing of honeycomb sandwich constructed panels,
Design of test specimens for features testing, with discussions of design engineers, such as riveted joint specimens, Holed / notched specimens,
Programming machines (hydraulic or electrical Test frames) for software modifications of Test templates / creating new templates / new test processes. Keeping the OEM software updates and ensuring the upload’s performance. Statistical methods and materials
Calibration of test machines / and troubleshooting /
Well versed with test methods such as :
ASTM D2344; ASTM D3039; ASTM D3410; ASTM D3518; ASTM D6641
EN 2377; EN 2561; EN 2597; EN 6031
ISO 14126; ISO 14129; ISO 14130; ISO 527-4; ISO 527-5
Review and revise material and process coordinating with vendors to resolve issues.
Troubleshoot and provide recommendations to `wider range of shop production problems, coordinating directly with manufacturing and quality personnel.
Gain familiarity with mechanical test equipment and learn to conduct simple static tests.
Work with lab technicians to manage more complex test programs.
Develop proficiency with vendor audits to be able to conducts audits unsupervised, coordinating with Supplier Product and Quality personnel.
Familiar with DMA test process.
You Will Need:
Knowledge of Composites Materials and industry test standards for aerospace materials – SAE, ASTM , MIL Standards etc.
Knowledge / experience of Test machines – MTS required
CATIA V5 or CATIA V6, ENOVIA
MS Office, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook
Education: BS Mechanical Engineering or Aerospace Engineering or MS Mechanical Engineering or Aerospace Engineering (Required)
Experience : 10+ years’ experience in an aerospace environment ( with non-metallic material lab environment preferred)
Citizenship: US citizen
Skills & Experience
ASTM Standards, CATIA v5, Composites Testing, Composite Structures, ENOVIA
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