Mechanical Design Engineer
Indianapolis, IN 46225
3+ months extendable contract and potential conversion to fulltime
This requisition is for a design engineer position of industrial gas turbine engine and related products. This position includes, but is not limited to, the following activities:
Manage technical aspects of projects for gas turbine systems and components.
Brings forward innovative engineering design solutions to customer issues on new and fielded products.
Facilitate teamwork between many disciplines i.e., manufacturing, quality, engineering, product support, etc.
Communicates technical and business results via reports and presentations.
Plans, performs, and directs design, analysis, and field service investigation activities for gas turbine engines and components.
Supports manufacturing and assembly of gas turbine systems including dispositioning of manufacturing deviations, providing design support for hardware assembly and test, and providing technical support on existing engine designs.
Represents local site for engineering activities both within and outside the company.
Facilitates teamwork between many disciplines including engineering support organizations, test, purchasing, suppliers, customers, etc.
Plans and coordinates assigned work with analytical groups and outsourced engineering organizations.
Performs detailed engineering analyses for multiple disciplines, presents results to technical leadership, and thoroughly documents results.
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
B.S. in Engineering or Engineering Technology (or equivalent).
Minimum of 8 years of post-graduate experience in mechanical engineering.
A minimum of 5 years of experience in gas turbine or similar high tech industry.
Good command of the English language for both written and oral communication.
General PC knowledge and associated MS Office software experience.
Experience with CAD packages (NX or equivalent).
A broad level of technical ability to deal with challenging engineering problems.
Good interpersonal skills to work effectively in a team environment
Good grasp of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing.
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
The following outlines the knowledge/skills, education, and experiences that are preferred but not necessarily required for this position.
A minimum of five years of industrial gas turbine engineering experience preferably with a gas turbine OEM or gas turbine packager within the 3 to 10 MW power range.
Experience working within manufacturing/quality and product procurement, support and service engineering.
Experience with structural (stress) analysis, finite element codes (ANSYS or equivalent)