Fuel Systems Engineer in Fort Worth, TX

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5 - 7 years

Posted 8 weeks ago

The Fuel System Engineer is responsible for fuel cell design oversight (to include qualification testing) and fuel system integration design on Bell's H-1 platform, utilizing 3/D CATIA V4, V6, and Unigraphics. Tasks include internal and external fuel cell design, aircraft fuel system integration from concept to final design, fuel system component qualification/validation, and detail part design.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Developing fuel system requirements and architecture, including fuel containment and fuel management
  • Conducting design and analysis of the fuel system and integrating the fuel system into the aircraft in coordination with interfacing systems
  • Managing supplier development and qualification efforts
  • System design, requirements management, systems specifications, interface management, system safety assessment, verification and validation testing, aircraft flight test, and aircraft/system qualification and certification


Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering (or closely related field) is required.
  • Master of Science Degree is preferred.

Position Requirements:

  • 5+ years of relevant experience with fuel system development and testing is required.
  • Familiarity with RTCA DO-160, MIL-STD-810, ADS-50, and military and industry standards for fuel system design
  • Experience with MIL-T-27422 Testing/ Validation

Preferred Requirements

  • Experience with use of Unigraphics and/or CATIA (V6 preferred) for systems installation design
  • Experience with creation of system specifications, requirements traceability, and verification. Preferred experience with Enovia.