Preliminary Mechanical Design Engineer Jobs in Lynn, MA at GE Aviation
Title: Preliminary Mechanical Design Engineer
Company: GE Aviation
Location: Lynn, MA
Job Description SummaryIn Preliminary Mechanical Design, you will work with the Edison Works Project & Engineering teams to design, assess, and launch GE’s next generation of products. This will include designing both novel & derivative propulsion systems, executing design space trade studies, and assessing strengths / weaknesses of each concept to influence GE strategic focus areas, customer requirements & proposal evaluation criteria, and to help prioritize GE technology investments.Job DescriptionEssential ResponsibilitiesIn the role of Preliminary Mechanical Design Engineer, you will integrate and develop propulsion concepts that meet business needs across the organization, support system level decisions for architecture designs, trade studies and contribute to the overall business strategy.
Additionally, Your Responsibilities Will Include
Work with internal & external customers to create propulsion solutions for next generation of aircraft across a wide range of products, including rotorcraft, supersonic & hypersonic aircraft and other fixed-wing concepts.
Support the cross-section development for preliminary design architecture studies, including weight, product cost, life cycle cost roll ups, or mechanical component sizing/layout
Partner with Preliminary Cycle Design engineers to ensure propulsion system feasibility
Coordinate with a cross-functional team of adjacent disciplines (aero, mechanical, systems, manufacturing) to assess technology capability & maturity
Communicate with leadership to help shape strategy
Execute the analysis / evaluation of assigned projects that meet business standards, practices and procedures and the product / program requirements
Ensure proper documentation of technical data generated for the assigned projects and / or tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures
Provide timely communications on significant issues or developments
Participate in organizational efforts in assigned projects and / or tasks
Participate as a presenter or reviewer in technical and program reviews
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering from an accredited University or College.
Current secret clearance desired. Ability to obtain secret clearance required.
Must be a US citizen.
Ability to obtain secret clearance required.
Excited about propulsion and designing a jet engine from scratch
Passionate about giving & receiving mentorship
Able to work both in a team and individually
Master’s Degree in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering from an accredited college or university
5-8 years of experience in an aerospace or mechanical engineering position
Experience with overall engine mechanical design, or component design
Experience with Unigraphics, NX, or similar
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Ability to guide and influence others
Demonstrated process orientation in approach to work
Exposure to both military and commercial engine design requirements
Problem analysis and resolution skills
Current Secret US security clearance
This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.
GE offers a great work environment, pro…