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Design Engineer


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General information

Entity

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 92,000 employees and sales of 21 billion euros in 2018. Working alone or in partnership, Safran holds world or European leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes Research & Development programs to meet fast-changing market requirements, with total R&D expenditures of around 1.5 billion euros in 2018.

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 Seats is a world leader in aircraft passenger and crew seats. One million seats made by the company are now in service worldwide.   

Reference number

2019-77238  

Job details

Main domain/Job field

Research, design and development - Passenger and Crew Experience

Job title

Design Engineer

Employment type

Regular Full time

Professional category

Professional, Engineer & Manager

Part time / Full time

Full-time

Job description

1) Occupational Summary:

Design coordination of seats and seat components. Coordinates changes with other internal company departments, vendors, and customers.

2) Duties and Responsibilities (essential functions):

A) Reviews specification as related to assigned job.
B) Prepares check list.
C) Prepares lay-outs.
D) Prepares structural sub-assemblies and drawings.
E) Prepares sketches for details.
F) Reviews drawing package to assure conformance to requirements.
G) Submits completed drawings to project lead for approval and release.
H) Liaison for assigned task.
I) Performs other duties as assigned.

Travel specifictity

5) Travel:

• No Travel Required

Candidate skills & requirements

3) Qualification Requirements:

A) Knowledge and Skills:

i) Drafting skills in CATIA V5 (or higher) and/or Pro/Engineer preferred.
ii) Must be able to provide complicated lay-outs and program design studies.
iii) Must be able to interact successfully with engineering, tooling, and manufacturing departments.
iv) Must be able to function as part of a design team.
v) Thorough understanding of manufacturing processes preferred.

B) Education and Experience:

i) Must have a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering Aeronautical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Design Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering Technology, Mechanical and Energy Engineering or a related engineering degree or 12 years equivalent related experience in lieu of degree.
ii) Plus 1 year related design experience preferred.

Job location

Job location

North America, United States, Texas

City (-ies)

Gainesville

Applicant criteria

Minimum education level achieved

Bachelor's Degree

Minimum experience level required

More than 8 years