Lockheed Martin Design Engineer Stf in Jupiter, Florida
A rotor system designer is responsible for the preliminary and detail layouts and drawings/models of new rotor head and control components or significant modifications to existing products. This job requires the ability to coordinate with other organizations for a successful product, and will extend through the design, manufacturing, and assembly phases to ground and flight test. This position will have a significant component of aircraft support and problem resolution in a build and flight test environment.
The designer will be able to transform preliminary designs into a series of detailed designs with emphasis on product safety, durability, weight control, and supportability. During detail development, the designer makes layouts of assemblies and details parts of rotor hubs, control systems, rotor head fairings, and associated sub-systems.
Tools used to perform rotor system design and analytical tasks include 3-D modeling in CATIA V5 and and classical hand analysis methods for initial sizing.
A minimum of a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering or Aerospace Engineering is required. Rotor System Design Engineers are responsible for all phases of helicopter rotor system design, including hubs, blade retention systems, pitch control systems, fixed controls interfaces, shafts, fairings, and their assemblies. Projects include new product development, production, and field technical support for all production programs. Sikorsky is seeking to expand these core competencies to meet growing demand for its new and production products.
Basic Qualifications BS in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent, with experience in designing details and assemblies of rotor systems, or detailed mechanical components.
Desired skills Knowledge of CATIA V5 or similar 3D design package, working knowledge of precision component manufacturing, inspection, and testing techniques desired.
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Job Location(s): Jupiter Florida