Senior Design Engineer

Job Description

Eaton Titchfield  



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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer


The focus of this role is to define aircraft components for fuel systems typically pumps and valves, and other applications that meets the customer’s requirements and expectations within the agreed timescales and costs using 2D or 3D CAD software with supporting analysis.




Your key deliverables:


  • Produce 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.

  • Approval of detail manufacturing drawings.

  • Liaise with other team members in the design process, including the Drawing Office, and Development, Performance & Stress engineers.

  • Work concurrently with Manufacturing Engineers to ensure Design for Manufacture.

  • Attend and present design solutions at Design Reviews.

  • 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.

  • Supervise subordinate staff.



Are you?


  • We are looking for a candidate that is degree qualified

  • This position requires a candidate with a minimum of five years’ experience in mechanical design

  • You will have experience of managing the design process from beginning to end

  • Experience with PRO- E is required

         Proven experience in a relevant design environment ideally gained in the Aerospace Industry.

         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 not essential,


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





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Job: Engineering

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: No