Sr Powerplant Systems Engineer


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Sr Powerplant Systems Engineer

Savannah, Georgia Contract Job ID: 2110131981
Estimated Duration: 6 months

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Description
PDS Tech is seeking a Sr. Powerplant Systems Engineer Contractor for an open position in Savannah, GA.

In your role, you will:

Works on engineering projects containing critical problems, the solution of which requires major technological advances and extensive related development

Essential Functions:
  • Responsible for an entire engineering project of major complexity within established scope
  • Makes technical decisions and recommendations that are recognized as authoritative and have an important impact on extensive engineering activities
  • Applies advanced technical principles, theories and concepts based on broad expertise or unique specialized knowledge
  • Leads the development of innovative principles and ideas
  • Acts independently to determine improved methods and/or procedures to optimize technical product, cost and schedule requirements
  • Works under consultative direction; uses independent judgment to accomplish objectives
  • Develops standards and guides for diverse engineering activities
  • Conceives and plans investigation of broad areas of importance for which engineering precedents are lacking in areas critical to the program
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

 
Qualifications

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in engineering, a related curriculum required or equivalent combination of appropriate education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
  • 15+ years progressively responsible engineering experience in specific tech discipline with Bachelors.
  • Experience credit considered for related adv degrees limited to 2 yrs Masters, 4 yrs PhD in fields applicable to this job.
  • Requires approval of Engineer PRB incl bus justification.

Candidates should have experience with:

  • Aircraft turbine engine installations including nacelles, inlet, thrust reverser and powerplant systems.
  • FAA Part 25/EASA CS-25 certification of powerplant system components, including RTCA DO160 qualification test requirements, test plans, test witnessing, data analysis, and reporting.
  • Requirements and testing of components in designated fire zones, flammable fluid zones and firewalls.
  • Coordinating with engine and nacelle suppliers to meet system and component design, test and certification requirements.

Also desirable:

  • General knowledge of aircraft turbine engine operation and performance.
  • Requires a Bachelor's Degree (or foreign degree equivalent) in Engineering or a related field with 5 years of engineer experience including 3 years of systems engineering working experience to be able to integrate equipment at the aircraft level and provide system functionality.
  • Must have at least 3 years working experience with interfacing various aircraft subsystems and typical program development phases; preliminary design, TRR, PDR, CDR and qualification.
  • Ideal candidate will have experience with CATIA V5.
  • Must have experience validating and verifying system level requirements using ARP4754A.
  • Must have worked on at least one engine/aircraft certification program integrating aspects of: thrust reverser, engine air and hydraulic systems, anti-icing systems.
  • Must be able to review system schematics and wiring diagrams.
  • Experience working in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Will accept a Master's degree (or foreign degree equivalent) in Engineering or a related field plus 3 years of the above-listed experience or a Ph.D. (or foreign degree equivalent) in Engineering or a related field plus one year of the above-listed experience.


Other Requirements:

  • Advanced degree in engineering, or related curriculum preferred
  • The level of technical skill and abilities appropriate for this grade will be established by each discipline
More Details

PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit www.pdstech.com

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PDS Tech, Inc. will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay. Please see the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision for more information.

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