Design Engineer - Aerospace

Career Smart Executive Recruiters  •  Atlanta, GA

Less than 5 years experience  • 

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 04/19/18 by Tara Krigbaum
Career Smart Executive Recruiters
Atlanta, GA
Less than 5 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 04/19/18 Tara Krigbaum

Our client, a manufacturing facility in the Aerospace Industry, is seeking an experienced Project/ Design Engineer for their location in the Atlanta area.  The Project Engineer will be responsible for managing project efforts in pursuit of FAA Parts Manufacturing Approval for airworthy flight hardware.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop design substantiation packages for FAA Parts Manufacturer Approval applications
  • Develop 3D models and drawings for airworthy flight hardware
  • Assist in the development of manufacturing processes for airworthy flight hardware
  • Coordinate conformity inspection activities between the company?s Quality Assurance department, ODA, and FAA liaison
  • Assist in the development of customer evaluation packages for new flight hardware
  • Develop vendor substantiation requirements for outside manufacturing vendors
  • Support activities related to new vendor qualification, including new vendor identification and selection
  • Support QA department and vendors regarding drawing interpretation, manufacturing methods, inspection methods, etc.
  • Participate in the disposition of non-conforming materials, including analyzing the non-conformance for fit, function, safety, and reliability, and communicating with QA, suppliers, and the FAA liaison as required
  • Complete Engineering Change Notices and drawing changes as required for produce-ability
  • Answering questions from customers and operators regarding our products
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Job Requirements

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor?s Degree in Aerospace or Mechanical Engineering

 

EXPERIENCE

 

  • 3-7 years aerospace / mechanical design experience
  • Experience using 3D CAD software (SolidWorks, Pro-Engineer, etc.)
  • Experience with the interpretation and application of GD&T (ASME Y14.5M)
  • Experience in 14 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 25, and/or 33 type certification projects preferred
  • Knowledge of aircraft engine components, controls & accessories, and/or aircraft interiors is preferred
  • Knowledge of basic structural, thermal, and modal analysis of mechanical components is required
  • Knowledge of aerospace materials and coatings is preferred
  • Knowledge of conventional aerospace manufacturing methods, including; milling, turning, grinding, lapping, stamping, forging, casting, molding, EDM, ECM, welding, brazing, heat treating, etc. is preferred
  • A high attention to detail is required
  • Must be flexible in handling multiple tasks
  • Must have excellent organizational, analytical, and communication skills

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