B/E Aerospace, Inc. Electro-Mechanical R&D Engineer in Winston, North Carolina

B/E Aerospace is the worldwide leading manufacturer of aircraft passenger cabin interior products for the commercial and business jet aircraft markets. B/E Aerospace has leading worldwide market shares in all of its major product lines and serves virtually all of the world's airlines, aircraft manufacturers and leasing companies through its direct global sales and customer support organizations.

If you’re interested in joining a stable, fast-growing company that encourages professional advancement, fosters teamwork and rewards ingenuity, then B/E Aerospace may be right for you. At B/E, we realize that our employees are one of the keys to our success. We look for individuals who share our passion to succeed and generate results.

B/E Aerospace's Seating Products Group in Winston-Salem is seeking energetic, self-starters for R&D Engineering positions in the Advanced Design Group. Our R&D Engineers are responsible for new product design and development working closely with our in-house industrial design team using photo realistic imaging and VR tools to develop concepts.

_ Key Responsibilities:_

  • Ensure that the models generated by the design engineers working on their projects are following B/E's best practices.

  • Ensure that the drawings generated by the design engineers working on their projects list the necessary information.

  • Manage master models (including Top-Down design structure).

  • Coordinate with FEA group.

  • Conduct DFMA review.

  • Conduct design review.

  • Manage test builds.

  • Manage preliminary testing.

  • Manage weight/cost matrices.

  • Request production quotes.

  • Generate Build of Materials (BoMs).

_ Job Requirements:_

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering from four-year college or university; and at least one year of experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Demonstrated experience working with CAD software such as Unigraphics, Solidworks, Pro-E and/or Catia. Experience using and/or willingness to learn and use Unigraphics required.

_ Preferred Skills and Experience:_

  • Prior experience in the design of mechanical systems specifically for commercial aircraft seating products.

  • Experience designing composite parts from materials/processes such as carbon, glass, Kevlar, pre-pregs, compression molding, RTM and crush core molding.

  • Experience designing and integrating mechatronic systems.

  • Experience with FEA packages.

  • Experience with Teamcenter.

  • Experience working with NX 7.5 or higher.

  • Experience working with Design for Manufacturing and Assembly (DFMA) principles.

  • Experience with top-down design processes.

  • Experience designing stamped metal, injection molded parts.

  • Experience using NX/Unigraphics for advanced surfacing techniques.

_ Key Skills and Abilities:_

  • Demonstrated ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables.

  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision.

EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.