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Project Engineer (Aircraft Product Development)

PDS Tech is seeking a Project Engineer (Aircraft Product Development) in Phoenix, AZ.

The Primary Responsibilities of this position include:
  • Designing inflatable structures for aircraft evacuation systems and life rafts.
  • Assisting in products transition from design to production.
  • Designing, developing and improving new or existing Aircraft components.
  • Directing the building and testing of prototypes.
  • Directing compilation of manuals for customers on products.
  • Assisting the Model Shop and/or Drafting.
  • Performing analysis of components and systems.
  • Performing financial analysis of a project's design components.
  • Conceptualizing and preparing preliminary and final detail design and documentation of evacuation systems components and assemblies.
  • Managing design process and revisions throughout initial testing.
  • May be assigned limited responsibility for managing project obligations, such as management of technical documentation package for a product.
  • Managing moderately complex/sized projects, hardware design, testing, processing, and projects, including foreseeing technical problems, resolving significant technical problems that may be directed to their expertise.
  • Developing patentable material and/or to oversee large, business-critical projects. Participating as a team member in a specific phase of a broad engineering assignment.
  • Preparing or directing preparation of appropriate documentation for assigned projects.
  • Conducting Root Cause/Corrective Action Investigations
  • Ensuring successful completion of the assigned project phase within the budgeted time and cost constraints.
  • Participating in defining engineering approaches, and in planning and scheduling work.

Education / Certifications
Required:          BS in Engineering from an accredited university
Preferred:         MS in Engineering from an accredited university

Green or Black Belt Certified
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize both daily issues and longer-term projects.
  • Strong written and verbal skills.
  • Good computer skills, MS Office.
  • Good analytical skills.
  • At least 5 years of product development experience. (3 years with master's degree)


  • Experience with inflatable and machined component design.
  • Experience as a project engineer through entire STC, PMA, and/or TSO projects

Job Number: 1910097142
Job Location: Phoenix, AZ
Duration: 10 months
Input Date: 01/10/2019
Last Updated: 03/18/2019
Attention: Stephanie Spolzino
Address: 50 FOUNDERS PLAZA STE 304
City, State: EAST HARTFORD, CT 06108
Phone: 860/289-2643
800 Phone: 866/636-4723
Fax Phone: 800/556-5284

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