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Design Engineer

Company: Safran Group
Location: Washington
Posted on: January 16, 2022

Job Description:

General information


Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation (propulsion, equipment and interiors), defense and space markets. Its core purpose is to contribute to a safer, more sustainable world, where air transport is more environmentally friendly, comfortable and accessible. Safran has a global presence, with 79,000 employees and sales of 16.5 billion euros in 2020 and holds, alone or in partnership, world or regional leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes research and development programs to maintain the environmental priorities of its R&T and Innovation roadmap.
Safran ranks first in Forbes's 2020 list of the World's Best Employers for its sector.
Safran Cabin is a world leader in fully integrated Cabin Interiors, Catering Systems and Cargo Equipment.

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Job details
Main domain/Job field
Research, design and development - R&D Technical Direction
Job title
Design Engineer
Employment type
Professional category
Professional, Engineer & Manager
Part time / Full time
Job description
SummaryCreates basic designs of aircraft interiors, structures and mechanical systems for Fit, Form and Function to meet customer criteria, quality standards, FAA requirements, budget and project schedules using Computer Aided Drafting/Design tools.Essential Duties and Responsibilities--- Designs and checks mechanical aircraft interior furnishing, structures and/or systems.--- Ensures designs meet customer criteria, quality standards and FAA requirements.--- Adheres to budget and project schedules.--- Provides design guidance and feedback to other engineering personnel.--- Provides liaison engineering support.--- Maintains regular attendance including being at work, being on time to work and working full shifts.--- Other duties as assigned.
Additional description
Summary of Education, Experience & CertificationBachelor's degree (B.S.) in engineering, minimum of 5 years relevant experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Aviation background and aircraft interior experience preferred.Employees working on programs subject to International Traffic in Arms Regulations must qualify as a US Person which is defined as a US Citizen, a Permanent Resident who does not work for a foreign company/foreign government/foreign governmental agency or organization, or a political asylee for legal compliance purposes.
Candidate skills & requirements
Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities--- Ability to check engineering drawings for Fit, Form and Function.--- Strong Computer Aided Drafting/Design skills using AutoCAD and/or Inventor.--- Three dimensional (3D) design/drafting skills are preferred.--- Knowledge of industry design and documentation standards.--- Experience with mechanical assemblies and manufacturing technique design. --- Ability to work independently and cross-functionally as part of an established and growing team.--- Strong communication and problem-solving skills.--- Strong time-management and organizational skills.--- Experience adhering to budget and project schedules.--- Ability to sit for extended periods of time, use hands to lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and have close/color vision ability to adjust focus.--- Ability to travel as required.--- Ability to work outside of core business hours as required.In accordance with the Federal Government Executive Order 14042, being fully vaccinated for Covid-19 is a contingency for employment with Greenpoint Technologies. We will consider a request for medical exemption or religious exemption as the law requires. For more information please contact Human Resources at hayley.cox@greenpnt.com and chris.youngman@greenpnt.com. Job location
Job location
North America, United States, Washington
City (-ies)

Applicant criteria
Minimum education level achieved
Bachelor's Degree
Minimum experience level required
More than 5 years

Keywords: Safran Group, Washington DC , Design Engineer, Engineering , Washington, DC

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