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Airframe Liaison Supervisor
San Diego, CA
General Atomics Aeronautical SystemsTitle:
Airframe Liaison SupervisorJob Category:
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time SalaryJob Summary:
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. (GA-ASI) an affiliate of General Atomics is a world leader in proven reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.
We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Engineering Supervisor within our Airframe Liaison Group. With limited direction this position exercises considerable latitude in determining technical objectives for the review research design development and/or solution to advanced technical engineering problems. Assignments are normally outlined in terms of overall objectives and reviewed largely at completion. Initiates the planning of engineering projects and develops innovative designs or modifications in order to meet project goals. Independently performs difficult/complex engineering work with instructions as to the general expected results. Documents findings communicates results to engineering staff makes technical presentations and may represent the organization as the prime technical contact on small contracts or single component projects. Provides direction to design or technical staff and may lead a team of moderately experienced professional staff.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
+ Supports operation of engineering systems and documents any problems.
+ Supervise and direct the work of engineers and oversee their output for consistency and accuracy
+ Act as the primary contact for the team; serve as the liaison in providing status across engineering and other internal teams.
+ Provide technical guidance to team members and reviews the accuracy and completeness of assignments.
+ Devises new approaches to resolve unusual or complex engineering problems.
+ Troubleshoot conflicting design/development requirements difficult coordination requirements and special material requirements.
+ Will be interacting with manufacturing and engineering design team for Engineering Change Requests and Change Notifications.
+ Review composite designs to ensure accuracy for both internal and external customers.
+ May lead small team of designers on customer projects.
+ Provides documentation and makes technical presentations as required.
+ May represent the organization as the prime technical contact on small contracts or single component projects.
+ Provides direction to design or technical staff and may lead a team of moderately experienced professional staff.
+ Maintains the strict confidentiality of sensitive information.
+ Performs other duties as assigned.
+ Responsible for observing all laws regulations and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company.
+ Expected to work in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.Job Qualifications:
+ Typically requires a bachelors degree masters degree or PhD in engineering or a related technical discipline from an accredited institution and progressive engineering experience as follows; six or more years of experience with a bachelors degree four or more years of experience with a masters degree or two or more years with a PhD. May substitute equivalent engineering experience in lieu of education.
+ Must have a thorough understanding of engineering concepts principles codes and theory; experience demonstrating a broad application of those concepts; and expanding knowledge of principles concepts theory and practices in related technical specialties.
+ Experience with composite airframe design desired.
+ Knowledge and experience with SolidWorks Windchill or related tools required.
+ Backgrounds in Mechanical Aeronautical or Structural Engineering desired.
+ Experience with manufacturing Engineering Change Requests and Change Notifications and designing airframes desired.
+ Must possess the ability to develop and communicate new concepts; apply them accurately throughout an evolving environment; organize schedule and coordinate work phases; and determine the appropriate approach at the task level or with assistance at the project level to provide solutions to a range of complex problems.
+ Must have strong communication computer documentation presentation and interpersonal skills ability to work independently and as part of a team; able to perform complex tasks in one or more engineering areas; capable of representing the organization as a prime technical contact and lead a team of moderately experienced professional employees on single component projects.
+ Able to work extended hours as required.
+ A Professional Engineering License and original work published in professional engineering journals are desirable.Travel Percentage Required:
0% - 25%Clearance Required?
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