Sr. Design Engineer
Job Title: Design Engineer
Reports To: Chief Engineer
FLSA Status: Exempt
Job Code: H106
Salary Grade: 25
Prepared By: B. Mouhebaty
Prepared Date: 1/18/18
Responsible for the design layouts of new products, modification to existing products and creation of detail engineering drawings and associated lists including release process. Coordinates, supervises or checks other Engineering staff work and acts as Engineering liaison amongst departments when required. Organizes and plans design projects of complex nature and of moderate scope.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
- Layouts and sketches to create or improve designs.
- Perform weight and tolerance stack up analysis.
- Reviews and analyze previous designs.
- Adapt existing designs to solve design problems or create new products.
- Maintains technical coordination with appropriate personnel.
- Researches technical publications for component parts, materials and conceptual ideas.
- Initiates detail and assembly drawings and make drawing changes.
- Create SDRL documents required by customer (ATP, QTP, QTR)
- Review technical specifications and documents from customers, suppliers, Quality, Contracts and Sales.
- Interface with Production, Test, Assembly, Machine Shop, Quality, Purchasing, Contracts and Sales
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree (B. S.) in Mechanical Engineering from four-year college or university; and one to five years’ experience in Aerospace design and manufacturing environments.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
Ability to comprehend and apply principles of advanced calculus, modern algebra, and advanced statistical theory. Ability to work with concepts such as limits, rings, quadratic and differential equations, and proofs of theorems.
Ability to apply principles of logical or scientific thinking to a wide range of intellectual and practical problems. Ability to deal with nonverbal symbolism (formulas, scientific equations, graphs, etc.,) in its most difficult phases. Ability to deal with a variety of abstract and concrete variables.
OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES
The following computer skills are required; ProE, Solid Works or Catia, Microsoft Office Suite including word, Excel, Powerpoint and Projects.
Excellent interpersonal communication skills and good mechanical aptitude
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.