Job Details

Wire Installation Design Engineer

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TAD PGS, Inc.

Published

2019-08-12

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Location

Tukwila, Washington, United States

Category

Engineering

Type

Full-time

Description

We have an Excellent Contract opportunity for a Wire Installation Design Engineer to join a leading Aerospace Company located in the Tukwila, WA area.

Working under limited supervision, Interface with external and internal customers to develop and maintain wire harness detail, installation, and bundle assembly. Create and coordinate solutions for 2D and 3D wire harness installation designs and incorporates changes to the design plan. Performs complex design change incorporation as required. Provides functional and technical direction and guidance to support personnel and less experienced engineers.

Job Responsibilities:

- Develop and maintain Wire Harness physical design and installation (e.g., 3D wire harness installation models, wire harness assembly models, and 2D formboard drawings).

- Perform assigned tasks meeting the organization's expectations for quality, schedule, and process compliance.

- Collaborate and coordinate with the customer to develop design solutions.

- Contact subcontractors and suppliers to exchange technical data and coordinate project execution.

- Ensures the application of business unit best practices and identifies the need for enhanced processes, methods, and tools.

- Translates technical program requirements into work requirements, processes, and tasks

- Develops solutions to complex problems, which require ingenuity and innovation

- Mentor less experienced staff in the use of CAD and other design tools.

- Provide guidance and reviews of work as necessary.

- Identify and communicate the need for enhanced processes, methods, and tools or new/enhanced design requirements and provides solutions.

- Ensure design optimization through commonality, cost, weight, producibility, and maintainability of design.

- Communicate and/or implement design solutions.

- Ensure compliance to design requirements.

- May confer with more experienced designers and other subject matter experts to interpret design concepts, determine nature and type of required detailed working drawings, and coordinates work with others.

- Applying airplane and component production methods.

- Experience in the fabrication design of electrical wiring, processes, and tasks.

- Follows documented processes, specifications, and procedures that support the design and manufacturing of wire harness bundles.

- Investigates moderately-complex manufacturing process or engineering related issues, and develops solutions to problems

- Communicate and facilitate the implementation of 2D and 3D Wire. Harness physical design and installation between internal and external customers.

- Focal for the common change process and engineering work statement definition.

- Monitors and provides the status of wire installation activities at the airplane level.

- Provide Major/Minor determination for change classification as a Design Approval Engineer (DAE).

- Regular, predictable attendance is required.

- Adheres to safe work practices and contributes to the evolution of the health, safety, and environmental program and culture.

- Other duties may be assigned.

Education and/or Experience:

- Bachelor's degree in Electrical, Mechanical, or Aerospace Engineering, or equivalent.

- 6+ years' experience in an engineering classification.

- 3 years of CAD design.

- 5 years of Electrical/Mechanical design or installation.

- 3 years of Aerospace industry (preferred).

Knowledge/Skills:

- Exercises broad latitude in determining technical solutions.

- Expert in engineering principles, theories, technologies, and concepts in the assigned discipline.

- Working knowledge of configuration management.

- Understanding of product lifecycle management.

- Knowledge of Fabrication/Manufacturing processes for applicable designs.

- Capability to integrate overall System/Airframe designs.

- Understanding of design requirements flow, validation, and compliance verification.

- Able to understand technical data.

- Proficient in 2D and 3D CAD design (e.g. CATIA, AutoCAD, Pro-Engineer).

- Knowledge of MS Office computer applications; Microsoft Word