General Electric Additive Mechanical Design Engineer in Brindisi, Italy
Job Description Summary
AvioAero is reinforcing the focus to excellence in aeronautical Mechanical Transmissions (ie accessory drivetrains, turboprop reduction gearboxes, geared engines, helicopter reduction gearboxes, etc).
With this spirit, we are looking for a talented design engineer, expected to perform design/Certification and production support activities within the Engineering organization with main focus on Additive technology (i.e. DMLM)
The successful Engineer will be working on design activity of mechanical components on Catalyst Propeller Gear Boxes (PGB) mainly on Front Housing.
The part is classified Life Limited and it is 3D printed in Brindisi Plant using Additive technology (i.e. DMLM), the first in whole AvioAero experience.
Due to nature of job, the successful Engineer will have the opportunity to develop very quickly a vast network across AvioAero as well as GE Aviation overarching several disciplines. In this role the engineer will be “end to end” responsible for design of the part as well as of its certification and entry to service. He/she will be working with internal/external suppliers/functions (Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality, Sourcing, NDT specialists, Program) making sure the produced part is always aligned to the design intent and to certification requirements.
Lead development, certification and entry into service of the part
Actively lead the development and maturity of the Additive technology applied to the part design
Lead technical and program reviews as owner of the part
Issue technical documents relative to the components design according to engineering policies and procedures (drawings, presentations as well as analysis reports)
Capture system requirements, flow-down to components definition identifying relevant validation needs
Lead source technological substantiation and non-conformances assessment
Support activities related to development findings, components performance and investigations (e.g. test requests and data postprocess, laboratories investigation)
Develop components and modules design to cost, performance and life objectives
Proactively support and coordinate activities with Manufacturing/Sourcing/Quality and Suppliers to implement product improvements (e.g. concurrent design, cost-out activities)
Master’s Degree in Mechanical/Aeronautical Engineering from an accredited university
Previous proven experience in mechanical design preferably in mechanical transmissions
Experience with CAD tools (e.g. Unigraphics NX) is mandatory where CAE tools (e.g. Nastran, Ansys) is desired
Good interpersonal and communication skills. Team working and inclusiveness proven capabilities
Clear thinking, diligent approach, result oriented
Fluent English and Italian, both written and oral
Strong oral and written communication skills
EU work permit
Knowledge Additive technology (DMLM preferable)
Knowledge of designing component using Additive technology
Knowledge of aeronautical power gearbox technical requirements, design solutions, technologies
Experience in cost and value engineering
Previous experience in mechanical design of complex products and New Product Introduction process
Experience on structure stress analysis.
Previous experience in testing environment will be considered as plus
Capable to work in multicultural environment, preferable previous international experience
Curiosity and passion for mechanical design
Avio Aero is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age or disability . We are not all the same. Just Be yourself @ Avio Aero
Relocation Assistance Provided: No