172679 - Senior Mechanical Flight Control Design Engineer - CA
Industry
ENG
Region
CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
City
Mojave
State
CA
Rate
$DOE
Duration
Temp
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Senior Mechanical Flight Control Design Engineer for an opening in Mojave, CA.

Seeking an experienced Senior Mechanical Flight Controls Design Engineer focused on design, performance and/or integration of mechanical installations pertaining to primary flight controls. Willingness to adapt and cross-train is a must.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Capable of creating design requirements, validating them, and decomposing them into an integrated verification plan for compliance/certification.
Contribute to conceptual and preliminary design trades of varying complexity and document results of work.
Capable of interpreting engineering schematics to drive detail designs.
Capable of amending engineering definition of aircraft system architectures based on records from a prototype program.
Supports the review of production planning and procedures to ensure compliance with design requirements.
Contributes to the creation of test plans in order to verify design intent, requirements and functionality.
Working knowledge of industry best practices; including design specifications (commercial and DOD), regulatory guidance (FAA AC), and aerospace recommended practices.
Expected to present work and technical findings to management and senior leadership through design reviews and program milestones where appropriate.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
6+ years of experience in preliminary design, performance and/or integration of mechanical installations pertaining to primary mechanical flight controls. Willingness to adapt and cross-train is a must.
Experience with 3D Solid Modeling (Catia specifically) is highly recommended.
Experience with Product Lifecycle Management tools is a plus
Strong team player with quality organization and pragmatic problem solving skills.
Expected to work independently as well with supervision given general guidance.
Experience with flight vehicles or vehicle systems certification to commercial standards (14 CFR Part 23 or 25) and/or military/government standards (DOD or NASA) is preferred.

EDUCATION:
Accredited BS in Mechanical/Aerospace Engineering or relevant engineering discipline; MS is preferred

WORK HOURS:
Full-Time

Contact
Lucas Medina at lmedina@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x250 or (800) 927-9318 x250

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.