Delta Flight Products, Mechanical Design Engineer II

Delta Airlines Stonecrest, Georgia
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March 22, 2023
Delta Airlines
Stonecrest, Georgia

Delta Flight Products, Mechanical Design Engineer II

United States, Georgia, Atlanta

Delta Flight Products


Ref #: 16874

How you'll help us Keep Climbing (overview & key responsibilities)

Responsible for structural, interior and mechanical design of complex aircraft interior and structural modifications.

  • Perform research and surveys to determine the best methods to modify aircraft to accomplish project statements of work.
  • Design new mechanical parts, assemblies and installations defining aircraft modifications.
  • Perform analysis and substantiation of new parts and installations.
  • Produce engineering drawings, reports, material lists and work instructions to document & install aircraft modifications.
  • Provide engineering checks of data produced by peer groups or other project participants.
  • Provide technical support during manufacturing and installation of aircraft modifications.
  • Interface with customers, suppliers and other project stakeholders pertaining to modification projects.
  • Provide guidance and oversight to engineering peer group, and mentor new engineers to operate within departmental practices and procedures.
  • Provide statements of work, cost estimates, completion schedules and other project administrative inputs.
  • Practice safety-conscious behaviors in all operational processes and procedures.

What you need to succeed (minimum qualifications)

  • B.S. in engineering or related scientific field.
  • Three (3) years overall work experience, two (2) of which in a design engineering role.
  • Must have strong computer skills and demonstrate proficiency with 2D/3D CAD systems and MS Office programs.
  • Must have strong knowledge of aircraft mechanical/structural design processes, materials, fabrication methods and aerospace hardware.
  • Must possess working knowledge of substantiation techniques and FAA regulatory requirements.
  • Must be able to effectively utilize aircraft continued airworthiness data.
  • Must be organized and an effective project manager, presenting good communication skills and a professional appearance.
  • Embraces diverse people, thinking and styles. Consistently makes safety and security, of self and others, the priority.
  • Where permitted by applicable law, must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire to be considered for U.S.-based job, if not currently employed by Delta Air Lines, Inc.

What will give you a competitive edge (preferred qualifications)

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering with 3-5 yrs aviation related experience; or Master's Degree in Engineering with 1-3 yrs aviation related experience; or Ph.D. in Engineering; or 5-9 yrs in a technical aviation related discipline with 2-3 in an aviation engineering organization
  • Knowledge of aircraft interiors, composites and entertainment systems.
  • Experience with Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software.

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