Location: Mobile, AL
Status Type: Full-Time
Requisition Number: 19-024
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Continental Motors, Inc. is seeking a Research and Development Engineer III for product development and engine system design efforts for future general aviation reciprocating piston engine systems at its Mobile, Alabama facility.
-Planning and execution of engineering tests and development projects.-Coordination of activities related to technical development, scheduling, and resolution of engineering design and test issues.-Prepare project deliverables, design documents, test plans, test reports, and product configuration packages.-Analyze test results and provide recommendations for design and test improvements, and document findings in written engineering reports.-Review and evaluate product design for compliance with engineering principles, company standards, customer requirements, quality standards, industry specifications, and regulations.-Evaluate and approve design changes, specifications, and drawing releases.-Coordinate design, production, testing and related activities.-Provide status updates and reports to project team and management.-Other duties as assigned.
-4 to 6 years experience in the application of thermodynamics, fluid dynamics, vibration or stress-strain analysis for engines or similar complex systems.-Applied knowledge of internal spark ignited or compression ignition engine systems.-Demonstrated experience with sensors, instrumentation, data acquisition, and data analysis for development purposes.-Experienced in experimental and analytical methods to solve complex problems.-Fundamental knowledge of manufacturing processes of mechanical or electrical components.-Prior experience in aircraft applications and FAA Certification is desired.
Bachelor or Master degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or other related Engineering discipline with at least 4 to 6 years of relevant experience or equivalent education.Pilot certificate and-or FAA DMIR, DER, DAR, or A and P certificate are a plus.
The candidate should be a motivated self-starter with good written and oral communications skills and excel in a multidisciplinary team environment.
-Microsoft Office Suite-Mathworks MATLAB-SimuLink (preferred)-PTC Creo (preferred)-Finite Element Analysis Software (NASTRAN preferred)-National Instruments LabVIEW (preferred)-AVL Indicom / Concerto (desired)-GT Suite (desired)
No faxes, phone calls or other correspondence will be accepted. EOE/M/F/D/V