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Life Cycle Engineering Gearbox Lead Engineer

  • GE Aviation
  • Experienced
  • Posted 5/8/2017 3:48:13 PM
  • 2868289
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Aviation AvioAero
Location(s): Italy; Rivalta di Torino

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Role Summary:
The position is requiring important involvement into investigation for field issues with direct collaboration with product support engineering and overhaul shop and into production processes, through a deep collaboration with the Manufacturing and Supply Chain departments.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Build technical expertise in aeronautical gearbox components
  • Support component design activities to achieve the objectives of performance, manufacturability, cost, life
  • Support and lead investigations activities to understand root cause and final fixing of gearbox field issues
  • Support the issuing of technical documents (ie models, drawings, reports, specifications) relative to the components design
  • Interface with the customer to proactively support field and overhaul issues
  • Proactively support activities with other Company departments (ie GSC, Quality, Product Support) and Suppliers to achieve producibility and manufacturability targets
  • Support evaluation of Quality Notifications (QN) for gearbox components, ie how to manage defective components
  • Support Source Substantiation (Validazioni Tecnologiche) activities for gearbox components

    • Master Degree in Mechanical/Aeronautical Engineering from an accredited university
    • Previous experience in aeronautical gearbox component design
    • Previous experience in manufacturing and production support activity
    • Experience of CAD and FEM tools
    • English and Italian language knowledge, both written and oral
    • PC proficiency
    • EU Work Permit
    • Good interpersonal and communication skills
    • Willingness to directly interact with several internal and external customers

      Desired Characteristics:
      • Ability to influence others and lead small teams.
      • Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact.
      • Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously.
      • Effective problem identification and solution skills. Proven analytical and organizational ability.

        Locations: Italy; Rivalta di Torino
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