General Electric Lead Engineer - Mechanical Transmission Housing in Rivalta di Torino, Italy

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Role Summary:

You are a talented&experienced lead engineer, expected to perform design, production&customer support activities within the Services Engineering organization, with particular focus to housing components design.

The position requires important involvement into technical assessment&management of fielded components performance&into production processes, through a deep collaboration with Manufacturing&Supply Chain &activities aimed at improving product manufacturability and producibility.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Build technical knowledge expertise in aeronautical gearbox gear and shaft components

  • Use of design tools: CAD as Unigraphics NX , and FEM CAE as Nastran, Ansys and in-house SW’s

  • Support activities related to fielded components performance and investigations

  • Proactively support and coordinate activities with other Company departments and Suppliers to implement product improvements (eg concurrent design, cost-out activities)

  • Support management of Quality Notifications (QN) for gearbox components, ie provide indications to manage defective components

  • Support Source Substantiation (Validazioni Tecnologiche) activities for gearbox components

  • Develop component design to achieve the objectives of cost, performance and life

  • Issue technical documents (ie drawings, reports, specifications) Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Master Degree in Mechanical/Aeronautical Engineering from an accredited university

  • Previous proven experience in mechanical design and in gearbox product

  • Experience with CAD tools (ie Unigraphics NX)

  • Experience with FEM tools (ie Nastran, Ansys)

  • English and Italian language knowledge, both written and oral

  • PC proficiency

  • EU Work Permit

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

  • Availability to work in the week-end, in case of need

  • Availability to work on shifts, in case of need Desired Characteristics:

  • Experience in static structures design, preferably in aeronautical product

  • Experience in supporting Production issues

  • Experience in cost and value engineering

  • Knowledge of aeronautical Certification rules, ie EASA Part 21, CS-E, FAR’s Locations: Italy; Rivalta di TorinoGE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.