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Lead Mechanical Design Engineer
Working for Eaton’s award-winning engineering team, you will lead a team of senior project engineers onsite
To lead the design of aircraft components for fuel systems (typically pumps and valves), and other applications that meet the customer’s requirements and expectations within agreed timescales and costs using 2D or 3D CAD software with supporting analysis
Your key deliverables:
Lead the design solutions for new products and for product modifications, working to project plans and liaising with programme management.
Produce detail designed 3D solid models using Pro-Engineer or CATIA software.
Carry out supporting stress, performance and tolerancing calculations relating to designs.
Play a lead role in using Design for Six Sigma tools during the lifecycle of the product.
Produce and Approve manufacturing drawings.
Liaise and lead other team members in the design process, including the Drawing Office, Development, Performance & Stress engineers.
Work concurrently with Manufacturing Engineers and Suppliers to ensure Design for Manufacture.
Attend and present design solutions at Design Reviews internally and externally.
Assist Operations in all aspects to support issues arising in manufacturing with both new and legacy products. This involves sentencing concession and drawing change applications and helping with process development.
Attend and present assessments of concession and drawing change applications at the material and changes review boards.
Undertake critical reviews of other designs prior to them progressing through formal review.
Extensive experience in a relevant design environment ideally gained in the Aerospace Industry.
Experience leading a multidisciplinary design team
Proven 3-D CAD experience, preferably Pro-E Wildfire or CATIA V5
In depth understanding of manufacturing processes in a batch production environment
Experience of castings and machining of castings desirable
Experience in electronics packaging and electromechanical assembly’s desirable
DFSS Green Belt Certified
Knowledge of aircraft systems
Knowledge of manufacturing techniques and associated costs
Knowledge of design for manufacture and cost
Knowledge of electro-mechanical machines
Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
Chartered engineer or working towards chartered status
If yes, then we want to hear about you!
What Eaton offers?
Competitive compensation and benefits package
Contract in fast growing global company
Challenging projects in dynamic collaborative team
Great promotional opportunities – We encourage internal promotion, whenever possible
Excellent working environment – safety and ethic are important for us
Candidate applying to the vacancy will be subject of the background screening.
We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.
Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time