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ASDEA is a leading engineering and scientific consulting firm. Our multidisciplinary team of scientists and engineers brings together different disciplines to solve complicated problems.

Structural Engineer

IT – Pescara


Software Developer

IT – Pescara




The selected candidates will support new and ongoing research and development projects. The selected candidates will contribute to the design and analysis of structural, mechanical, energetic, magneto-hydrodynamic, thermal, or thermo-mechanical systems, with emphasis on state-of-the-art computational techniques. The work will be in support of research and development projects, as well as programmatic deliverables. Under direction, selected candidates will apply comprehensive knowledge of dynamic, structural, fluid, and/or thermal computer codes to independently contribute to technical projects.


Perform and document static, dynamic, modal, hydrodynamic, magneto-hydrodynamic, thermal, and/or multi-physics analyses

Simulate and evaluate system response and performance to support or guide design, testing, modification, and optimization

Contribute to the development of finite element and other models of mechanical systems to aid in the design process, specifically material selection, and detailed specification of design geometry

Support analysis quality practices including process standardization, configuration management of analysis files and software, verification, and validation

Work with other analysts, code developers, engineers, and subject matter experts to solve technical problems.

Follow established procedures and prepare safety and engineering documentation.

Contribute to the fulfillment of technical projects and organizational objectives

Report technical approaches and publish as appropriate

Participate in formal design reviews as required

Work independently and with teams to solve complex engineering analysis problems

To apply:

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MS or Ph.D. degree in Mechanical or Civil Engineering, or equivalent level of demonstrated knowledge

Fundamental knowledge of elasticity, plasticity, failure, and heat transfer in engineering materials/structures

Knowledge of materials properties and associated analytical models used in mechanical engineering problem solving

Experience with engineering analysis using dynamic, structural, fluid, and/or thermal computer codes

Demonstrated ability to work independently and collaboratively

Demonstrated organizational and interpersonal skills

Verbal and written communication skills necessary to interact with a multi-disciplinary research team, author technical and scientific reports and papers, document analyses, and deliver scientific presentations

Additional Skills

Knowledge of nuclear weapon system mechanical design details and materials

Experience with FEM codes, ABAQUS, ANSYS, NASTRAN, ALE3D, Cosmos, and/or Pro/E

Experience programming with Matlab, Perl, Python, C, and/or Fortran

Experience in material, modal, vibration, impact, thermal, hydrodynamic, or magneto-hydrodynamic test-related activities such as experimental design, instrumentation, data processing, or comparison of test and analysis

Experience with uncertainty quantification or statistics

Knowledge of advanced constitutive models for metals, composites, ceramics, foams, geologic materials, or polymers, including hyperelasticity, viscoelasticity, creep, plasticity, damage, fatigue, aging, fracture, thermal effects, anisotropy, inhomogeneity, and/or probabilistic characterization