PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking an Aeronautical Engineer, in Palmdale, CA.
This position is for a landing gear engineer. A successful candidate will apply extensive technical expertise with landing gear system principles and techniques including most of the following: shock strut, door mechanisms, gear retraction, hydraulic or electro-mechanical actuators, bearing selection, steering, brakes, tires and preliminary structural analysis. The candidate will coordinate efforts across a wide range of functional organizations including Airframe Design, Quality Assurance, Planning, Tooling, Structural Analysis, Materials & Processes, Flight Sciences, Test and Manufacturing.
Responsibilities for this position include:Development, test, and validation of mechanical designs.Coordination with suppliers, internal and external integrated product teams, management and the customer.Creation and/or modification of primary and secondary structure with 3-D CATIA models, assemblies and installations.Creation and/or modification of system requirements, interface/supplier control drawings, performance specifications, system checkout procedures, statements of work, trade studies, and component/ground/flight test plans.Technical engineering support for manufacturing, installation and testing at client and external supplier facilities.May function in a project leadership role where they manage system performance, budget and schedule