Structures / Light Structures Engineer


Tucson, AZ

Industry: Engineering Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 367 days ago

  by    Bajrang Yadav

This job is no longer available.


• This position is for an experienced design engineer for the Light Structures (LaS) team of the Machine Design Center (MDC).

• This person will be responsible for problem solving, correcting shop issues, basic analysis ( hand calculation & Creo ), design, coordinating detailing, and implementing their design solutions into a production environment.

• To complete this will require a high level of collaboration with our process partners and suppliers to ensure that the functional requirements, quality, and manufacturability targets are met and that each design is cost affective.

• The type of component designs in scope includes Light fabricated steel structures, castings, forgings.

• The applicable engineering disciplines include machine design, strength of materials, structural fatigue, noise/vibration/harshness (NVH), pin joints, and bolted joint design.


Primary Skills:

• Bachelor’s degree in an accredited Engineering or Materials Science

• Five years Pro/E or Creo experiencerequired.

• Five years of experience in structural design required.

• Mechanical or Civil Bachelors Engineeringdegreepreferred.

• Hands-on experience with machinery and/or engines preferred.

• Fabrication experience in a manufacturing environment preferred


Secondary Skills:

'Soft Skills

• Written/verbal communication.

• Ability to multitask.

• Motivated.

• Ability to act with a sense of urgency

• Demonstrated ability to work well in collaborative environment and to communicate effectively in cross-functional teams

• Excellent analytical skills 

• Self directed/motivated


Educational Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in an accredited Mechanical Engineering or Materials Science curriculum