PDS Tech Inc Design Engineer - Doors & Mechanisms / Crew & Equipment in Savannah, Georgia
PDS Tech is seeking a Design Engineer - Doors & Mechanisms / Crew & Equipment for an open position in Savannah, GA.
Position Purpose :
Assists with the planning, coordination, performance of design, analysis and liaison engineering supporting the development and production of aircraft products and services
Essential Functions :
Contributes to planning, developing and coordinating of important engineering projects
Provides specialized technical assistance to team members
Uses advanced techniques and modified extension of theories to provide technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems
Determines and develops own approach to solutions within schedule and cost objectives
Works under limited supervision; work should only be required. to be reviewed for accuracy and consistency with meeting overall objectives
Acts as liaison with representatives outside of the assigned group/area
Additional Functions :
Actively works to improve daily processes and ensures all work meets customer requirements
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.
Education and Experience Requirements:
Bachelor's Degree in engineering or related curriculum required or equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
Five (5) ys in specific technical discipline or 10 yrs broad eng experience in several technical disciplines with Bachelors.
Experience credit considered for related adv degrees limited to 2 yrs for Masters, 4 yrs for PhD in fields applicable to this job.
This position is targeted at New Product Development. An Engineer on this team will be responsible for a variety of tasks developing and certifying designs within these disciplines.]
Design experience at an aircraft OEM is required.
Catia V5 experience is required.
Preference given to candidates with experience in these areas:
Doors & Mechanisms:
Main entry, emergency exit, landing gear, service, and access door
Drive mechanisms, metallic and composite structure, seals
Ingress / egress, placarding
Hydraulic actuators and dampers
Crew & Equipment:
Electrical equipment installations
Flight deck layout & equipment
Closeout panels and composites
Secondary structure including racks, trays, shelves, and bracketry
Additional experience preferred:
Supplier design and qualification
New aircraft program certification
Real world (hands on) aircraft familiarity
Catia V5 with Smarteam
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.