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Hydraulics Subsystem (Aircraft) Lead Engineer

Description:
PDS Tech is seeking a Hydraulics Subsystem (Aircraft) Lead Engineer for an open position in Reno, NV

PDS Tech is seeking a Hydraulics Subsystem Lead Engineer with strong experience enabling him/her to be responsible for all activities related to the design, development, integration, testing and certification of the Hydraulics system for the business jet.  The successful candidate will manage the hydraulics systems design and completion partners, as well as all design and certification activity required.  The Hydraulics Subsystem Lead Engineer will initially be located in our Reno, NV, headquarters and report to the Director of Subsystems IPT.  Duties include, but are not limited to: 
  • Develop hydraulics systems design, architecture and product plan, including qualification and certification plans.
  • Provide subject matter expert level technical leadership, mentoring and guidance on both practical and theoretical aspects of hydraulics systems
  • Define requirements for the hydraulics systems to ensure compliance with regulations and customer requirements
  • Provide validation and verification of hydraulics systems requirements
  • Perform hydraulics systems tests and certification, and provide system and certification documentation
  • Manage the Hydraulics subsystem scheduling,budget, resources and suppliers
  • Report subsystem status to ensure milestones are met in support of the overall program schedule



This position will be responsible for hiring, developing and leading talent to augment and seamlessly integrate with our world-class team and liaise effectively with our technical support partners.  He/she will foster a culture that inspires high levels of performance and employee retention.  The selected candidate will help to define the product development strategy and lead a team of engineers and analysts in that effort.  She/he will prioritize the allocation of the Hydraulics subsystem resources to meet the milestones of the AS2 program schedule, from concept through certification, as well as provide support to the various other subsystems and other IPTs in support of their development and certification.

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Education and Additional Requirements
  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Aerospace, Mechanical Engineering or other relevant Engineering position
  • Master’s degree in a technical and/or management specialty preferred
  • 10+ years of deep, hands-on experience in Hydraulic systems development, design and testing in Military, Commercial and/or business jet aircraft
  • 3+ years of demonstrated experience leading technical resources and teams, both internally and externally, as well as both on-site and off-site


Additional

  • Must be a US or Canadian citizen, a US permanent resident or someone who otherwise meets the requirements of a US Person under EAR part 772
  • Cannot be party of any restrictive covenant, non-compete, non-solicitation, or non-disclosure / confidentiality agreement with current or any former employer that would prevent you from fully performing the duties of the position
  • In-depth and current knowledge of Part 25 regulatory requirements
  • Experience and expertise in the development of commercial and/or high-end business jets strongly desired
  • Recent experience in developing hydraulic systems from concept through certification strongly desired
  • Must be able to demonstrate a clear understanding, knowledge and ability to define requirements, generate architecture and achieve compliance 
  • Strong customer focus with experience in a global environment working with customers and suppliers
  • Strong/proven problem-solving skills across multi-disciplinary skill sets
  • Strategic leader with very strong decision making and communication skills
  • Ability to develop high levels of credibility and forge solid professional relationships with subordinates, peers, and management
  • Ability to drive accountability appropriately within the organization
  • Experience with Microsoft Office software

 
Job Number: 1910099008
Job Location: Reno, NV
Duration: 12 months
Input Date: 05/09/2019
Firm Name: PDS TECHNICAL SERVICES
Attention: Dakota Longpine
Address: 11828 W CENTRAL STE 100
City, State: WICHITA, KS 67212-5129
Phone: 316/729-1800
800 Phone: 800/333-8644
Fax Phone: 316/729-1857
Email: cecjwichita@pdstech.com
Website: https://pdsjobs.force.com/candidates/job_detail?id=a1i1T000002jUevQAE&URLSource=cjhunter

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