Description:This company, a world-leading provider of power systems and services for use on land, at sea and in the air, operates in four global markets - civil aerospace, defense aerospace, marine and energy. We continue to invest in core technologies, products, people and capabilities with the objective of broadening and strengthening the product portfolio, improving efficiency and enhancing the environmental performance of its products.The Sub-System/Component Design Engineer is responsible for leading the mechanical design of Gas Turbine Engine sub-systems and components. The Sub-System/Component Design Engineer is also responsible for leading the creation of design definitions that meet system requirements and product attributes. The Design Engineer will exhibit strong technical knowledge in mechanical design methodologies and have an understanding of cross-discipline engineering concepts which include but are not limited to manufacturing engineering, cost engineering, and product definition. In this role, the Design Engineer will apply the latest design methods, tools, and techniques to support the design needs of the business.This company has a broad customer base comprising 600 airlines, 4,000 corporate and utility aircraft and helicopter operators, 160 armed forces, more than 2,000 marine customers including 70 navies, and energy customers in 120 countries. This company is a technology leader, employing 38,000 people in offices, manufacturing and service facilities in 50 countries. We're the second largest global provider of defense aero-engine products and services globally with 16,000 engines in the service of 160 customers in 100 countries. Our engines power aircraft in every major sector, including: transport, combat, patrol, trainers, helicopters and unmanned aerial vehicles.This company is a Military Friendly Employer and is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and a barrier-free employment process. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic.Key Accountabilities: Lead sub-system and component design activities, including trade studies for optimization, and mentor less experienced team members to deliver design solutions for gas turbine component(s), sub-systems, and complex assemblies in consideration of safety, manufacturing capability, product physical and functional robustness. Design solutions will address component requirements such as Unit Cost, Lifecycle Cost, Weight, Maintainability, Repair. Perform engineering activities that include the following: mechanical design, analysis, hand calculations, tolerance stacks, presenting technical data to senior leadership and/or customers, authoring and reviewing technical reports, reviewing and approving functional and physical interfaces, and generating analysis requirements for components and sub-systems. Support the creation of detailed component definition (drawings and/or model based definition), approve these definitions, and support manufacturing to produce conforming hardware. Perform a leadership role in Root Cause and Corrective Action teams, generate and collate input for sub-system and system level risks, and complete risk assessments for owned components and sub-systems. Review and approve component requirements for their responsible sub-system’s hardware. Develop, approve, and execute validation plans utilizing engineering activities referenced above to show compliance to these requirements. Provide and review limits for engine and rig testing and supporting testing including assessment of test results and tested hardware.Qualifications:Basic: Bachelors in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering with 5+ years of design experience or Masters Degree with 3+ yrs of design experience Significant experience with gas turbine component and sub-system design, including materials, structural analysis, dynamics, and aerothermal methods Experience using computer aided design tools such as Siemens NX Experience with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T), and the creation of limit stacks Experience with generic design processes as well as component specific design guidance Familiarity with manufacturing processes Excellent interpersonal skills to work effectively in a team environment; willingness to accept responsibility and take initiative; and drive to finish assigned tasks on schedulePreferred Experience in leading the design of gas turbine components and sub-systems, such as compressors, combustors, turbines, transmissions, and/or externals Experience leading cross-functional teams Familiarity with engine assembly and testing Experience using finite element analysis tools (such as ANSYS) Programming skills such as Visual Basic, Python, PERL, C and/or computational tools such as Matlab An excellent command of the English language for both written and oral communicationsPioneer the performance of the future. Join us and you’ll develop your skills and expertise to the very highest levels, working in an international environment for a company known the world over for brilliance and innovation.Skills:Aerospace, Mechanical Design, Gears, Compressor, Turbine, Component Design, GD&T, FEA, Ansys, Python, Visual Basic, Siemens NXAdditional Skills & Qualifications:Must Havesbachelors in mechanical engineering + 3 years of experience
Gas Turbine or Related aerospace experience
Gears or Compressor design experience
3D Modeling- Big preference in Siemens NX
Experience Level:Intermediate LevelIf interested, please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (317) 567-6591. About Actalent: Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
Hardware Design Engineer