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Design Engineer in Coimbatore at CIRCOR Career Site

Date Posted: 1/29/2019

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Job Description


BUSINESS:  Aerospace & Defense

LOCATION:  Coimbatore

DIRECT REPORTING:  Team Lead - Engineering




Position Summary

This position requires interactions with other engineering associates, suppliers, and functional department personnel (production, purchasing, quality, program management, etc) in a Concurrent Engineering environment to develop producible and economical design solutions, across the globe.

Hands-on participation in the test laboratory for assigned design validation activity as well as product preparation activities.

Design knowledge in Pneumatic and Hydraulic Flow control products for Aerospace application is necessary.

Principal Activities

  • Reviews customer Requests for Quotations (RFQs), customer specifications, and work package instructions from Aerospace Organizations.
  • Develops preliminary design concepts and prepares technical proposals for new business opportunities.
  • Prepares Design 3D models, 2D drawings, Bills of Materials (BOMs), and all design related documentation or reports.
  • Performs tolerance stackups, fits and clearances, and stress, strain and flow calculations as required.
  • Performs analytical and supports testing programs as necessary to demonstrate soundness of the design.
  • As defined in the CIRCOR Aerospace New Product Introduction procedure, the Designer works with Manufacturing Engineering, Quality Engineering, Procurement, Operations and Program Management to ensure designs are manufacturable, inspectable, and within cost targets.
  • Supports investigations into production problems when called upon and searches for solutions; advises and assists other department members on design issues.
  • Completes forms and relevant documentation within the Engineering department for change management, procurement, fabrication and testing.
  • Generates applicable test and assembly procedures and reports for design verification and manufacturing.
  • Initiates requests for fabrication of prototypes and order special materials when required, as well as any fixtures and tooling needed.


Job Requirements


Knowledge Skills & Abilities

  • 3D Solid Modeling (SolidWorks, CATIA V5 or SolidEdge etc…)
  • Drafting (ANSI Y14.5)
  • MS Office Applications
  • Stress Analysis – linear (FEA experience is a plus)
  • Standard Aerospace Materials (mechanical properties, compatibility etc…)

Education & Experience

  • Typically requires a minimum level of knowledge that is acquired through a four-year college degree in an applicable field and three years related experience OR equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • An individual from Aerospace is preferable.

CIRCOR is an EEO Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities



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