Description: General Summary: Design Engineer responsible for the conceptual design and production engineering of Aircraft Doors structural and system components. The candidate will be responsible for conceptual layout, detailed design and aircraft production & in-service design and modification.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Generates Engineering Models and Drawings utilizing CATIA Version 5
Performs trade studies to identify optimal engineering solution
Collaborates with the Integrated Product Team to resolve cross functional issues
Reviews work performed by others and ensure work is to the highest standard
Implements Industry best engineering practices (design for manufacturing, design for reliability and design for maintainability).
Have the ability to understand and apply certification requirements
Implement design solutions optimized for cost and weight
Manages task execution to ensure on-time and on-target completion.
Utilizes drafting and Geometrical Dimensioning &Tolerancing knowledge to optimize part design for cost and functionality
Searches for problem root cause and develop corrective action plans and solutions
Serves as an interface within the Doors Engineering group to ensure effective communication, coordination, and timely completion of project milestones
Leads or participates in design / development reviews with management and internal customers. The candidate must have the ability to deliver technical presentations effectively to a diverse and demanding audience
Education, Work Experience, Certification and/or Licensure: BS in Mechanical Engineering with 10-15 years directly related experience
OR MS / MBA with 8-13 years of experience
OR 18-23 years directly related experience
Some Travel may be required
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Proficient in use of CATIA Version 5
Advanced knowledge of drafting rules
Advanced knowledge of Geometrical Dimensioning and Tolerancing