Beaverton, Oregon, United States

Lead Design Engineer

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Direct, review, and approve all initial structural designs and subsequent changes
  • Evaluate designs from other disciplines to evaluate impact on overall project design
  • Communicate with teams of stress, systems, certification and electrical engineers to ensure designs meet all requirements
  • Create structural designs, using Catia, SolidWorks and/or AutoCad
  • Assign, direct, and evaluate the work of structural design team
  • Develop and implement policies, standards and procedures for the engineering and technical work performed in the department
  • Confer with management, production and marketing to establish project scope and specifics
  • Analyze requirements for technology and personnel resources to plan and assess the feasibility of projects and designs and their projected schedules
  • Prepare presentations and reports to management, customers and peers. These include weekly updates, proposed design solutions and milestone events, such as Preliminary and Critical Design Reviews
  • Act as point of contact with all outside vendors to ensure deliverables and schedules are met
  • Write statements of work for tasks to in-house and contracted resources
  • Manage schedule and budget of assigned design team
  • Provide on-site liaison support for duration of project, including initial surveys, prototyping, installation and testing
  • Responsible for the design solutions and concepts for Company projects
  • Group and Team leader


  • Experience in STC design and large scale aircraft modification
  • 8 years of experience with Catia
  • Creative and innovative mind supported by vast experience in conceptual design.

  • Location: Beaverton, Oregon, United States
  • Categories: Engineer, Operations / Management
  • Contract Type: Full Time

Mitch Maldonado

Contact Information
  • Call: (904) 264-0097
  • Fax: (904) 264-0230

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