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Handling Qualities Engineer

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Supernal

Supernal

501-1,000 employees

Develops eVTOL vehicles for advanced air mobility

Hardware

Compensation Overview

$144.1k - $176.2kAnnually

+ Bonus

Mid, Senior

Irvine, CA, USA

Category
Aerodynamics
Flight Dynamics
Aerospace Engineering
Required Skills
MATLAB
Word/Pages/Docs
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in aeronautical/aerospace engineering, mechanical engineering, physics, or closely related field required; Master's degree preferred
  • A minimum of three (3) years of experience with aircraft stability and control and/or handling qualities engineering
  • Fluent with MS Word and Excel, and basic programming capability with Matlab-Simulink
  • Apply effective speaking, listening, and writing skills to communicate technical ideas and brief management
  • Work effectively within and across teams to accomplish technical objectives
  • Prioritize and multitask to complete a variety of technical assignments
  • Familiarity with rotor aeromechanics and rotorcraft S&C along with FLIGHTLAB or similar 6 dof dynamic simulation
  • Familiar with CONDUIT flight control design and CIFER systems identification software packages
  • Familiar with MIL-DTL-32742 (ADS-33E) specification
Responsibilities
  • Analyze aircraft aerodynamic stability and control (S&C) and related failures
  • Perform 6 degree-of-freedom simulations to predict flight characteristics and handling qualities
  • Devise, prepare, conduct, and report certification maneuver and handling qualities task element piloted simulations and analyses
  • Analyze the flight dynamics of eVTOL, including linear and non-linear flight control systems and control law functions, through subjective evaluation and objective simulations
  • Work with rotor aeromechanics, acoustics, flight simulation, flight controls, loads and dynamics, test pilot, test & evaluation, and systems engineering groups to accomplish technical objectives
  • Support flight test planning and data analysis
  • Apply Supernal guidance and values leading to professional and technical excellence where all of us are better than one of us
  • Partner with PMO organization to implement build plan
  • Up to 25% of domestic and international travel
  • Other duties as assigned

Supernal specializes in developing an electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) vehicle and a scalable, electrified, clean-energy ecosystem for Advanced Air Mobility, leveraging Hyundai Motor Group's automotive manufacturing expertise. The main technologies involved include eVTOL vehicle design and development, as well as ecosystem integration for Advanced Air Mobility.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Washington, District of Columbia

Founded

2020

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

11%

1 year growth

52%

2 year growth

267%