11 months ago
A Flight Test Mechanical Design Engineer (Tech Spec II) at Gulfstream you will be responsible for: - Reviewing defects, establish root causes and providing dispositions to repair the discrepant condition using engineering best practices. - Ensuring that the proposed repair is equivalent to the Blueprint design and that it will not affect system functionality. - Acting as the single point of contact for Mechanical Design and Flight Test MRB to supports Operations during the weekend shift to maintain aircraft availability. The following qualifications are required for this role: - Strong working knowledge of Flight Test Instrumentation Mechanical Design. - Strong working knowledge of Flight Test Aircraft Systems. - Working knowledge of CATIA V5, SmarTeam and Solumina. - Must be able to work the weekend shift (4/10 schedule Friday - Monday).
Education and Experience Requirements:
Bachelor's Degree in engineering or technical related curriculum applicable to the respective job position required. 10 yrs in specific technical discipline or 15 yrs broad eng experience in several technical disciplines with Bachelors. Experience credit considered for related adv degrees limited to 2 yrs for Masters and 4 yrs for PhD in fields applicable to this job. Position Purpose:Guides successful completion of major engineering programs, or conceives research in areas of considerable scope and complexity supporting the development and production of Gulfstream products and servicesPrinciple Duties and Responsibilities:Essential Functions: 1. Selects appropriate methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria to resolve complex engineering issues 2. Is consulted extensively by associates and others as a recognized authority within the field 3. Anticipates and resolves complex issues in creative and effective ways, developing standards and guides for diverse engineering activities 4. Approach to problem solving balances technical product, cost and schedule 5. Works without appreciable direction; work is reviewed from a long-range perspective for desired results 6. Exercises latitude in determining technical objectives of assignments, and makes decisions and recommendations that are recognized as authoritative Additional Functions: 1. Maintains a current knowledge of developments in the field of specialty and/or other related aircraft fields in order to recommend innovations to improve quality and effectiveness of company product Perform other duties as assigned.Other Requirements: 1. Advanced degree in engineering, or related curriculum preferred.2. The level of technical skill and abilities appropriate for this grade will be established by each discipline.