|Job Ref:||HLD16-5670||Employer:||General Dynamics US||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Country:||United States||County/State:||California||City:||Healdsburg||Address:||Post Date:||21/10/2016 05:14|
This position supports the Design Engineering organization. Able to work independently and to give guidance to others to provide the complete development of complex servo actuator components and systems. This includes initial concept, design, analysis, prototype testing, and supporting component development through product qualification and final production- cradle to grave. |
Responsible for the detailed component design of various servo actuator systems from concept through final customer delivery. These components include electric motors, precision gear trains, structures, and actuator thermal management packaging. Commonly required to work with peers and to guide the work of other engineers. Responsibilities also include designing Special Test Equipment, writing test procedures, verifying and validating designs, and preparing design review material for presentations to customers and peers. This includes understanding the performance requirements, designing and releasing Special Test Equipment for design and performance validation.
Responsible for authoring Technical Volumes in support of Requests for Proposal from the Business Development group. Additionally, works with limited supervision from the Engineering Manager and Program Manager to provide technical oversight for various programs from concept through final customer delivery, typically within a cross-functional integrated product team.
Essential Mechanical Engineering Duties and Responsibilities:
BS Mechanical, Mechatronic or Aerospace Engineering.
Driven and motivated Engineer with a passion for following full product life cycle- concept to flight.
5-8 years + of relevant experience (Aerospace/Defense/ANSYS/ProE expertise)
Strong understanding of conceptual design- Windchill/CREO, GD&T principals, motor architecture,, gear and gear train design, belted joint design.
Analysis- Ansys workbench, FEA fundamentals, stress analysis (linear & non-linear), thermal analysis, materials.