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Component Design Lead Engineer

  • GE Aviation
  • Experienced
  • Posted 11/27/2017 6:48:32 AM
  • 3032594
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Aviation AvioAero
Location(s): Italy; Rivalta di Torino

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Role Summary:
Avio Aero, a GE Aviation business, is reinforcing the focus to excellence in Reduction Gearbox Systems. In this spirit, we are looking for a talented engineer, expected to perform as Components Design Lead Engineer of Reduction Gearbox’s Housings.

Essential Responsibilities:
Working as part of an integrated team focused on Reduction Gearbox New Product Introduction, you will be in charge for Housings mechanical design, supporting specific product requirement evolution and design activities across whole process from concept design up to entry into service.
You will transversally support housing development across new Reduction Gearbox programs, leading specific Reduction Gearbox specific requirements and component technologies.
In particular, in this role you will:

  • Capture and understand Reduction Gearbox systems requirements and flow down system requirements to housing components definition and validation needs
  • Support technical feasibility studies and concept design of Reduction Gearbox modules for next engine opportunities
  • Execute detailed design of Housing components across whole New Product Introduction process for Reduction Gearbox systems.
  • Define component technical specifications and manage relevant work packages
  • Discuss with the Customers supporting Module Designer in Product Definition (geometrical and functional interfaces, engine Digital Assembly trade studies, …)
  • Assure proper documentation of technical data generated across the fastworks phases consistency with engineering policies and procedures
  • Support technical and program reviews.

    • Master Degree in Mechanical/Aeronautical/ Aerospace Engineering from an accredited university
    • Experience in Mechanical Design of complex products and Housings design, preferably acquired in the sector of Reduction Gearboxes (Helicopters and Propeller Gearboxes)
    • Mechanical design knowledge in terms of both components and system design
    • Clear thinking and diligent approach
    • English and Italian language knowledge, both written and oral
    • Good interpersonal and communication skills
    • EU work permit

      Desired Characteristics:
      • Capability to work in multicultural environment, preferably previous New Product Introduction process experience
      • Knowledge of Transmission Housings technical requirements, design solutions, technologies
      • Knowledge of CAD design tools (Unigraphics NX environment, Catia)
      • Knowledge of FE analysis tools
      • Curiosity and passion for mechanic design
      • Strong technical aptitude, including applicable engineering tools and systems
      • Passionate and enthusiastic for engineering challenges
      • System mindset and problem solver
      • Willingness to travel.

        Locations: Italy; Rivalta di Torino

        GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is 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, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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