AERO E&T - Sr Mechanical Design Engineer
954-985-6650 - Ext 222
Torrance, CA USA
• This position is responsible for a variety of professional-level engineering-responsibilities, and requires advanced knowledge of engineering discipline, processes, and tools. • The engineer must interact with internal customers and mentor lower-level engineers in order to facilitate the completion of designs to customer specifications. • The engineer will be responsible for planning and executing project subtasks in order to meet customer specifications (for design, testing, etc). • This position requires the individual to develop design concepts, layouts, 3D models, and detailed drawings for part/assembly manufacturing. • He/she will conduct project status and design reviews, and defend technical positions. • This job requires interface with vendors and suppliers to ensure product and project compliance.• The engineer may help to develop and define engineering processes in the COE.• He/she will establish and apply methodology and recommend enhancements to advance projects and processes, and identify and propose technical improvements using engineering knowledge and principals. Skills/Qualifications:• Bachelors Degree in Engineering or a related field or equivalent experience and 5-8 years of experience.• U.S.A. citizen.• Ability to work as part of a team, partner with a lab engineer, and have a strong bias for action. • This includes the ability to help customers set requirements and perform reviews to meet schedule.• Experience in Aerospace and Mechanical Testing.A constant focus on safety and a willingness to follow standard processes.• Ability to design mechanical systems (such as test stands, vibration fixtures, lifting devices, pneumatic/ducting systems, piping systems, and test facilities).• Familiarity with Facility equipment and test/industry process involving pneumatics, hydraulics, pressure/vacuum, and combined environmental chambers is a plus.• A working knowledge of the following CAD software for 3-D designs: NX and AutoCAD.• Ability to configuration-manage and release designs using Teamcenter. • Ability to perform basic mechanical analysis (beams, torsion bars. flat plates), including stress analysis, and knowledge of material properties and the welding of metals.• A firm grasp of ANSI Y14.5 Geometric Tolerancing.• Experience working virtually with a global team. • Flexible and able to meet outside of normal 1st-shift work hours to meet with global team members. • Willing and able to mentor less experienced engineers, including engineers based in developing markets.• Willing to multi-task and work professional overtime to meet schedule commitments.• Prefer Six Sigma Greenbelt certification.