3 months ago
Wire Installation Design Engineer (Safran Electrical & Power USA, LLC – North Charleston, SC)
Job Duties: Interface with external and internal customers on installation and bundle assembly issues by coordinating solutions for 2D and 3D Wire Harness Installation Designs. Work with remote site's on-site representative and customer (from wing, fuselage, propulsion, electrical departments) for technical meetings and reviews ensuring technical meetings and reviews ensuring technical commonality for A/C. Coordinate and provide remote sites technical direction, work packages, and instruction. Coordinate and lead technical impact assessments on all engineering changes coming from the customer or the Airframe partners. Engage in electrical/mechanical, systems, or product engineering while working directly with the Original Equipment Manufacturers. Supervise the team's day-to-day activities and work assignments. Responsible for coordinating all Logical activities with the design team. Track issues and manage resolutions for the remote work package. Collaborate and coordinate with customer to develop design solutions. Contact subcontractors and suppliers to exchange technical data and coordinate project execution. Ensure application of business unit best practices and identifies the need for enhanced processes, methods, and tools. Translate program technical requirements into work requirements, processes, and tasks. Identify and communicate the need for new/enhanced design requirements. Ensure design optimization through commonality, cost, weight, ability to produce, and maintainability of design. Communicate and/or implement design solutions. Ensure compliance to design requirements. Investigate and resolve design issues. Provide Major/Minor determination for change classification as a Delegated Engineering Representative (DER). Lead design activities and mentor lesser experienced team members.
The position requires a Master's degree (or foreign equivalent) in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Systems, Engineering or a related field and 2 years of experience in the job offered or within the aerospace industry. [In lieu of a Master's degree (or foreign equivalent) and 2 years of experience as stated, will accept a Bachelor's degree (or foreign equivalent) and 5 years of experience as stated]. 2 years of stated experience must include the following: Using CATIA V5 and/or ENOVIA (or equivalent 3D CAD design experience such as ex ProE or Unigraphics); Wire Harness Installation and Wire Harness Assembly design activities, process, and tools; configuration management; fabrication/manufacturing processes for applicable designs; integrating System/Airframe designs; and MS Office computer and applications.
Safran Electrical & Power offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package including medical, dental, vision, disability, life insurance, 401k, and retirement.
Relocation assistance is not offered for this position.
Candidates for positions with Safran Electrical & Power must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Employment eligibility verification will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
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Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aircraft propulsion and equipment, space and defense markets. Safran has a global presence, with more than 58,000 employees and sales of 16.5 billion euros in 2017. Working alone or in partnership, Safran holds world or European leadership positions in its core markets. Safran is listed on the Euronext Paris stock exchange, and is part of the CAC 40 and Euro Stoxx 50 indices.
In February 2018, Safran took control of Zodiac Aerospace, significantly expanding its aircraft equipment activities. Zodiac Aerospace has 32,500 employees and generated sales of 5.1 billion euros for its fiscal year ended August 31, 2017.
Safran is ranked among the Top 100 Global Innovators by Thomson Reuters and is featured on the "Happy at work" rankings. The Group places fourth on the Universum ranking for the favorite companies of newly-qualified engineers in France.
Safran Electrical & Power is one of the world leaders in aerospace electrical systems, No. 1 for wiring and No. 2 for electrical systems. As a pivotal player in the 'more electric' aircraft, the company boasts more than 13,000 employees dotted across 12 countries.