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STABILITY AND CONTROL ENGINEER

Company: JetZero
Location: Long Beach
Posted on: June 5, 2024

Job Description:

What is JetZero? -Today's aircraft contribute around 2.5% of global CO2 emissions, equivalent to the emissions of 200 million cars. This is only going to increase: Air travel is forecasted to double by 2050, while meaningful efficiency gains using current airplanes have hit a wall. - -JetZero is developing a blended wing aircraft. It uses 50% less fuel and can accommodate zero-emission hydrogen propulsion. JetZero is the inevitable solution to sustainable air travel. - -The JetZero team - -We are experienced aerospace professionals and engineers, excited about the future. That future will only be possible if we share our vision and what it means to people's lives: carbon-free flight that's better for both passengers and carriers.This is why we're hiring ---a Stability and Control Engineer. You will be responsible for establishing the stability and control capabilities of a blended wing body configuration.JetZero is a place for people who are ambitious, talented, and humble. This role is based in Long Beach, CA reporting to the Head of Flight Sciences.What You'll DoControl surface sizingControl allocation, axis decoupling and mixing studiesControl law designStability and control analysis -in free air, as well as in ground effectEstablishing acceptable stability margins -Establishing take-off and landing velocities (i.e. VMCG, VS, VMU)Establishing control surface sensitivities -Modal analysis (phugoid, Dutch roll, etc)Evaluating -handling qualities throughout linear range and beyond stallAssessing aero-elastic effects on aircraft control -Helpful TraitsYou have a Startup Mindset - We are a small team with big ambitions. This means every single one of us has numerous responsibilities. There's a lot of work to do starting on Day 1, so you'll want to be someone that enjoys rolling up sleeves.You love Technology - You believe in the transformative power of innovation. And you are curious about the engineering that makes it possible.You love Aerospace - -You are passionate about accelerating the future of aerospace and crave the opportunity to join a team of like-minded individuals. -ExperienceMaster's degree in aerodynamics from an accredited university.6-8 years of experience in Stability & Control. -Knowledge of Computational Fluid Dynamics, aerospace control law techniques and flight handling qualities (MIL-F-8785).Experience with software tools such as Mathworks Matlab, Simulink, OpenVSP, XFOIL, and AVL preferred.The BenefitsCompetitive salaries - Unlimited PTO 10 -paid holidays 401(k)Medical, Dental, Life health insurance Disability InsuranceLife InsuranceSupportive work cultureJetZero does not sponsor visas for US positions unless specified. Only applicants with current work authorization will be considered. -Salary Range: $150,000 - $170,000SummaryLocation: Long Beach, CA, United StatesType: Full TimeExperience: ExperiencedDepartment: Flight Sciences

Keywords: JetZero, Long Beach , STABILITY AND CONTROL ENGINEER, Engineering , Long Beach, California

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