Job Listing Description

Unigraphics Design Engineer

Sr. Design Engineer

Location: Colorado Springs, CO

Contract with potential to convert to permanent

Position Purpose/Objective

The Design Engineer is charged with creating robust designs of structural components, electro-mechanical mechanisms, upholstery, cushions, decorative panels, and assemblies of these components. These designs are created using 3D CAD modeling software; and verified through finite element analyses and testing. The individual contributor will provide engineering deliverables through all phases of development from concept generation through certification testing and initial production implementation. This includes identifying root cause to issues, analyzing alternatives and executing the optimal design solutions. In addition, the individual will support efforts for design release, compliance to requirements, and internal cross-functional activities. In certain cases providing technical direction to engineering resources at our Global Engineering Center - India can be expected.

Essential Responsibilities:

Successfully execute design and development tasks required to certify and release specialty aircraft seats

Execute designs utilizing Unigraphics NX CAD system and Team Center Product Lifecycle Management software

Work as part of a cohesive engineering team and Integrated Product Develop Team (IPDT)

Understand requirements and evaluate new product structural integrity and functionality in support of meeting those requirements

Facilitate necessary regulatory and customer requirement testing to ensure product safety

Interact with internal and external customers and ensures satisfactory deliverables

Assist Engineering Management to coordinate the timely delivery of product design and customer proposal requests

Conceptualize and prepare preliminary and final detail design and documentation of systems components and assemblies

Support testing including the design and release of test fixtures

Create conceptual designs for proposals and document designs in technical documents

Work as a liaison with multi-site technical teams in Peshtigo WI, India, and Poland

Adhere to all UTAS rules and codes of conduct

Perform other duties as required

Education Required:

BA/BS Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering degree with at least 5+ years’ experience

MA/MS Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering degree with at least 2+years’ experience

Experience Required: Indicate the minimum years of experience and type of experience required to effectively perform the essential functions and responsibilities of this position.

At least 5 years working as a design engineer, preferably in a manufacturing environment

Strong communication skills

Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team environment

Strong analytic skills including Root Cause Analysis, Strength of Materials, Statics

Unigraphics/NX CAD experience


Experience presenting solutions to internal and external customers

Experience with manufacturing processes (machining, sheet metal, plastic injection molding, plastic thermoform. . . )

Experience with Plant Operations and Assembly

Experience with Finite Element Modeling and Analysis

Experience working with international engineering support

Knowledge of upholstery design and execution

Team Center and Team Center Multi Site PLM experience

Experience in aerospace requirements/design

Knowledge of FAA and aerospace specifications

International design collaboration experience


10% of time traveling


Butler America Aerospace, LLC. is proud to provide an equal opportunity workplace and be an affirmative action employer. Consider Butler because we are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We recognize that we thrive on diversity for the benefit of our employees, our customers, and the communities where we are located. Employment with Butler America Aerospace, LLC. is governed on the basis of qualifications and competence without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.
Job Number: 55340
Job Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Rate: $33
Per Diem: Possible
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 6+ months
Start Date: ASAP
Input Date: 02/08/2019
Last Updated: 02/15/2019
Attention: Laura Leszek

City, State: SHELTON, CT 06484
Phone: 203/926-2705
Fax Phone: 203/926-0082

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