BAE Systems Production Support Engineer in Endicott, New York

Job Description

We want your talent to support activities for complex avionics electronics systems in our growing avionics business areas.

BAE Systems Controls and Avionics Solutions (CAS) sector provides flight and mission-critical products to more than 170 commercial and military customers around the world. CAS products include fly-by-wire flight controls, pilot controls (inceptor systems), Full Authority Digital Engine Controls (FADEC), power management systems, flight deck systems, cabin management systems, weapon controls, autonomous flight systems, and mission systems for the world's most prominent commercial and military aircraft manufacturers.

Our growing business is located in the Greater Binghamton area which is home to several sports teams, shopping centers, a growing downtown, the State University of New York at Binghamton, several large healthcare employers and some of New York s top-ranked school districts. The area enjoys a rich heritage with multiple diverse communities with local cuisine and festival celebrations. From the area to an hour out, there is access to hiking, skiing, lakes, waterparks, casinos, golfing, camping and vineyards. A 9/80 work schedule gives employees a great opportunity to experience all that the region has to offer and provides a balanced work and family lifestyle.

BAE Systems is looking for a mechanical engineer to join its production support and product sustainment team in Endicott, NY. The production support engineer will support production of aerospace control electronics such as Full Authority Digital Engine Controls (FADEC) for commercial and military applications. The candidate will regularly engage with engineers located in Endicott, NY and the production team located in Fort Wayne, IN. Job responsibilities for the position include:

  • Develop solutions to a variety of complex problems including field failures, component obsolescence, and cost reductions.

  • Generate and review the technical content of drawings, engineering specifications, reports and other documentation associated with the mechanical design.

  • Perform the writing and incorporation of change notices and manage product configurations.

  • Collaborate with the manufacturing engineers to ensure the design is reliable, producible and meets the customer needs.

  • Support senior engineering personnel in the mechanical design, development and selection of hardware components for electrical mechanical assemblies utilizing fundamental mechanical engineering principles, theories and techniques.

  • Perform other duties and responsibilities as required to support product production.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 2 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

  • Capacity and motivation for hard work.

  • Strong communications skills (both orally and in writing) and ability to communicate effectively at all levels.

  • Desire to gain strong technical foundation.

  • Experience using state-of-the-art technology, principles, tools and concepts required.

  • Experience developing mechanical requirements, designs, verification and validation of products, and product integration.

  • Demonstrated teamwork and leadership abilities.

  • Utilize computer skills to prepare appropriate reports and documents.

  • Experience with configuration management practices.

  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Experience using Windchill PDM tools.

  • Make decisions using sound judgment while complying with policies, procedures, appropriate principles and applicable state and federal laws and regulations

  • Working knowledge of commercial and military specifications and standards related to mechanical design and documentation.

  • Familiarity and experience with flight, engine or industrial controls programs.

  • Familiarity with support equipment development for both engineering and manufacturing.

  • Experience with mechanical development lifecycle and development processes and procedures.

  • Ability to read and understand engineering drawings, run-lists, and schematics.

  • Analyze, evaluate, develop and implement processes and systems within budget and adhere to time requirements and schedule

  • Exhibit sound interpersonal skills involving interfacing, coordinating and negotiating with company personnel, customers, suppliers.

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Production Support Engineer


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