Ingenium Technologies - Los Angeles, CA 91355
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A large military aerospace contractor is currently seeking several Senior Mechanical Engineers with specific experience in designing flight control/actuation devices. These individuals would be responsible for the independent evaluation, selection, and substantial adaptation and modification of standard techniques, procedures and criteria in carrying out a sequence of engineering tasks. Provides leadership and direction in developing engineering on new hardware.
Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
Plans, schedules and coordinates detailed phases of a project.
Devises new approaches to problems encountered.
Participates in and promotes process improvements within assigned areas.
Performs work which involves conventional engineering practices, but includes a variety of complex features, such as conflicting design requirements, non-standard materials and difficult coordination requirements.
Provides direct support of sales and development by sharing information in the form of proposals and design reviews.
Independently troubleshoots/analyzes component/system problems.
Independently writes and performs component tests.
Dispositions hardware with minimum supervision.
Generates, discusses and maintains components design proposals with internal departments balancing need to customer specification with manufacturing/cost implications.
Creates detail designs using 2D and 3D drafting including dimensioning and tolerancing.
Documents/archives/retrieves drawings from storage system.
Creates and maintains BOMs; releases drawings in WISE.
Required Software: Appropriate WISE applications such as BOM, Item Master, NCR, EC screens and part tracking, MS Office Applications
5-10 years experience in Mechanical Engineering preferably in the aerospace and defense industry.
- 5-10 years experience in the design and development of hydraulic actuation devices
- 5-10 years experience in the design and development of flight controls is required
Effective written and verbal communication skills including presentations (internal, customers and management); Writes and communicates technical reports. Solid technical writing skills(EARS, procedures, reports, etc.).
Competent skills in complex problem solving and trouble-shooting.
Ability to effectively operate in the project team environment and communicate with Customers. May direct or lead work of technicians, detailers and designers.
Working knowledge of standards and the ability to apply complex groupings of standards into designs.
Competent use and understanding of FEA tools, basic use of DFSS tools and methodologies; competent knowledge of Engineering quality systems (PLC, engineering change, configuration management). Solid ability to compute steady state results. Assists with development of department and organization procedures.
Complete understanding of component function and testing requirements. Understands manufacturing processes, drawings and geometric dimensioning and tolerances as well as shop standards and procedures and how they impact designs.
Effective time management skills.
- Bachelor's degree in an Engineering or technical science field or International equivalent required, advanced degree preferred.
Position: Direct Hire
Travel: 20% domestic and international required
Compensation: Exempt, Highly Competitive with Benefits
Location: Los Angeles, CA 91355
Employment Criteria: This position includes access or potential access to ITAR technical data. Therefore, candidates will need to qualify as a US Person which is defined as a US Citizen, a Permanent Resident who does not work for a foreign company/foreign government/foreign governmental agency or organization, or a political asylee in compliance with International Traffic in Arms Regulations.
Employment Statement: Ingenium Technologies is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. Proof of eligibility for employment will be required upon employment.
Due to the requirements of the Customer, No Visa sponsorship is available.