Mechanical Engineer

The Kemtah Group Davenport , IA 52803

Posted 2 months ago

Mechanical Engineer Aerial Refueling Equipment (Contract) job in Davenport, IA is available through Belcan.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Participates in designing and conducting analyses of mechanical aerospace & refueling products; includes performing static and kinematic calculations for sizing and function of mechanical components, generating and interpreting mechanical drawings and schematics, and optimizing component performance.

Works within team to develop predictive component and product performance models.

Evaluates mechanical, hydraulic, and/or electromechanical components for compliance to customer and regulatory requirements

Develops test plans to verify models for component and product characteristics.

Self-starter that works with others to meet technical, cost, schedule, and other program requirements.

Works closely with suppliers on component and product development.

Interfaces with customers as part of development team programs.

This position will support activities to prepare for and close Critical Design Review (CDR), prepare engineering drawings for procurement, initial builds and testing of aerial refueling fuel system components and installations.

Requirements:
:

Bachelors of Science Degree in Engineering (Systems, Electrical, Mechanical, Aerospace) or related technical field.
2+ years post graduate engineering experience with design and definition of aircraft mechanical or similar components, equipment, and installations.

Must demonstrate previous aircraft development experience in design, sizing, and specifying aircraft mechanical, hydraulic, and/or electromechanical systems or components.

Must demonstrate ability in engineering design solutions compliant to customer and regulatory requirements for aircraft fuel or structural components or systems

Due to export compliance, must be a U.S. Citizen or lawful U.S. Permanent Resident
5+ years engineering experience with design and definition of aerospace or similar components, equipment, and installations

Experience with requirement compliance matrices and/or requirement verification matrices

Experience in writing test plans, procedures and reports.

Experience in conducting root cause analysis.

Desire to become an expert in aerospace component design and analysis.

Knowledge of ProEngineer/Creo


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