Project Engineer-Engine Assembly


Posted on 4/19/2024

ALTEN Technology

ALTEN Technology

501-1,000 employees

Engineering solutions for multiple industries

Automotive & Transportation

Senior, Expert

Kent, WA, USA

  • 5-8+ years of direct valve, turbomachinery, or engine assembly experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering
  • Mastery of precision and tight tolerance assembly
  • Experience with continuous improvement initiatives, including working with NCs and ECRs
  • Comfortability leading communication with multiple teams for product improvement
  • Experience managing scope, schedule, cost, resources, and programmatic risks
  • Strong ability to interpret engineering drawings
  • Extensive experience reading and understanding specification and detailed work instructions
  • Proven experience and successful track record developing new processes
  • Develop and/or maintain project plans for engine assembly and risk burn-down
  • Develop recovery strategies when non-conformances or other escapes are identified
  • Identify, develop, and deploy methods to improve quality, reduce cost, and optimize build sequence and schedules
  • Precision assembly of rocket engine components: combustion devices, valves, turbomachinery, avionics, test
  • Root cause and diagnostic component disassembly, repair, and work hydraulic testing for valve actuation
  • Support the design, procurement, installation, and integration of custom manufacturing and test equipment
  • Help maintain inventory of tooling and equipment Safely work with hazardous systems, chemicals, and high-pressure operations
  • Define how to prepare hardware for test, qualification, and flight Identify, develop, and deploy new manufacturing methods (or refine existing) to improve quality, reduce cost, and optimize build schedule
  • Support DFMA and PFMEA studies to strengthen the feedback loop between design, build and test

ALTEN Technology USA specializes in providing sophisticated engineering solutions across diverse sectors including aerospace, medtech, unmanned systems, automotive, electric vehicles, and rail. This company is a notable employer due to its deep involvement in dynamic industries such as space exploration and autonomous vehicle technology. Its commitment to cutting-edge sector involvement and development of advanced technologies establishes a stimulating workplace environment for engineers and innovators seeking to influence future technologies.

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Greensboro, North Carolina



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