Job Listing Description

Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer (Rotating Machinery) to join our development team. . As a key contributor, you will work within the Drivetrain group to design, analyze, and participate in system integration activities for the products road-mode drivetrain.

Job Responsibilities:

• Design, analysis, and system integration activities for flight-mode drivetrain, including:

• Mechanical loads definition;

• Engine-to-propeller power transmission;

• Engine-Generator mechanical coupling;

• Material selection for durability and low weight;

• Propshaft, couplings, and shaft-driven rotating accessories;

• Integration of the flight-mode drivetrain with the airframe structure.

• Participate as a key player in the design-build-test process, including conceptual, preliminary and detailed design, requirements definition, design reviews, prototyping, and testing;

• Coordinate and communicate effectively with other engineers, technical personnel, management, and external suppliers;

• Provide CAD work in support of design activities, direct drafting and product definition staff in the application of manufacturing drawing best practices, and define appropriate GD

• Perform analyses, via hand calculations and FEA, to validate designs;

• Support and participate in testing activities as needed, including test plan creation, data analysis, and test report generation and documentation;

• Support the Certification Director with compliance and certification activities including design, test, and analysis documentation, internal and external audits, and other activities as needed.


• The candidate must have:

• A Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Automotive, or Aerospace Engineering and 5+ years technical work experience, or;

• Master's degree in Mechanical, Automotive, or Aerospace Engineering and 3+ years technical work experience.

• Advanced SolidWorks experience; • Proven experience in rotating machinery/drivetrain design;

• Familiarity with established design techniques to mitigate rotating imbalance;

• Expertise performing static and/or modal analyses for mechanical systems;

• Experience with finite element analysis in SolidWorks Simulation or an equivalent embedded FEA tool;

• Proven definition or production of manufacturing drawings including selection of dimension tolerances;

• Familiarity with material selection to meet strength, weight, durability, and cost targets;

• Proven experience with rapid design cycles: taking a design from concept through detailed design, build, and test;

Highly Desired Qualifications:

• Hands-on experience (work or personal) with rotating machinery assembly/disassembly;

• Proven ability to select appropriate bearing types/sizes, shaft splines, and mechanical couplings for drivetrains;

• Formal training and professional experience with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD • Background in designing with aerospace grade materials including fiber reinforced composites;

• Exposure to ANSYS Workbench, FEMAP/NASTRAN or any similar sophistication FEA software;

• Exposure to low or medium volume production environments, particularly in automotive or aerospace industry;

• Familiarity with ASTM F2245 regulations;

Job Number: 18-13398
Job Location: Woburn, MA
Rate: 105000.0USD/Hour
Per Diem: --
Overtime: --
Duration: Direct
Start Date: 2018-04-04 00:00:00.0
Input Date: 04/04/2018
Last Updated: 05/07/2018
Attention: Dan Regan
Address: 101 COMMERCE ST STE 3001
City, State: LAKE MARY, FL 32746
Phone: 407/710-8000
Fax Phone: 407/710-8001

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