Design Engineer for the Landing Gear and Actuation Systems Design Team

Design Engineer for the Landing Gear and Actuation Systems Design Team

Job Description
The candidate will design and develop Landing Gear and Actuation Systems for fixed and rotary wing aircraft on the basis of customer specification requirements. Will interact with external and internal customer to finalize the equipment design that fully satisfy customer and airworthiness requirements and guarantee internal manufacturing processes optimization. Will support equipment qualification and final delivery testing.

Mechanical or Aeronautical Bachelor or Master Degree. Specific design experience will be a plus.

Work Experience
Basic mechanical/aeronautical design experience of 2-3 years possibly with focus on complex mechanical systems, kinematics, and Hydro/Electro-Mechanical Actuation Systems and Components. Functioning and conceptual architecture sketch, CATIA V5 3D modeling, complete 2D drafting manufacturing drawings with precision coupling tolerance analysis, special treatments/finishing processes and preliminary part sizing evaluation.

Core Competencies

  • Customer Focus
  • Communication
  • Teamwork
  • Problem Solving
  • Self-motivated
  • Trouble shooting analysis
  • Stress Management

Position Requirements

  • Basic design knowledge of hydro/electro-mechanical devices functioning. Knowledge of shock absorbers design is desired, kinematics, hydraulic actuators and valves, electro-mechanical linear and rotary actuators design.
  • Good knowledge and usage of CATIA V5 software tool with relevant Kinematics. Capability to design for “Additive Manufacturing” is a plus.
  • At the least basic capability of precision coupling tolerance.
  • Knowledge of metallic material properties, special treatments and finishing processes for structural characteristics improvements and corrosion prevention/protection.
  • Knowledge of PLM system for documentation management. Team Center by Siemens preferred.
  • Basic knowledge of preliminary structural sizing of parts designed.
  • Advanced use of software tools for documents editing, calculation sheet, and presentation slides preparation.

This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.

Job Type: Full-time

We offer competitive salaries and benefit packages.
We are an equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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