Engineer, New Product Development in Carson, CA at Arconic

Date Posted: 3/12/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Carson, CA
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  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
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Job Description

Arconic Fastening Systems and Rings (AFSR) is seeking a New Product Development (NPD) Engineer for our NPD Engineering team. This role will focus on the implementation of machining controls. The position is located at the AFSR fastener manufacturing plant in Carson, CA.

Arconic Fastening Systems and Rings (AFSR) holds the number one global market position in aerospace fastening systems and rings, and we’re the North American leader in commercial transportation fasteners. Our rings and high-tech, multi-material fastening systems are found nose to tail on aircraft and aero engines. Our products are also critical components of industrial gas turbines, automobiles, commercial transportation vehicles, and construction and industrial equipment. Headquartered in Torrance, CA; AFSR employs over 7,500 people in 13 countries at 38 locations. AFSR is a business unit of Arconic (NYSE:ARNC).

Join Arconic and join a network of people who are passionate about industry-changing technology that advances the world. You’ll have the opportunity to work with leading global companies that operate in world-changing industries—such as aerospace, automotive, building and construction, defense and commercial transportation. It’s not just a job. It’s a career and a path to the future. You’ll be part of a diverse culture of learning, teaching and mentorship. Arconic is fully committed to developing people: providing employees with the resources, and learning and development opportunities they need to excel and build a career.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Work independently to design electromechanical systems of medium to advanced complexity.
  • Develop mechanical parts, drawings and assemblies utilizing sound engineering and design for manufacturing principles.
  • Apply control theory to develop software for remote control of robotic assemblies.
  • Specify and source off the shelf components, including, sensors controllers, motors, gears, tools, etc.
  • Optimize new and existing products and fabrication process using principles of Mechatronics
  • Design, select and integrate sensors and actuators, develop control algorithms
  • Plans and develops test programs and coordinates fabrication of the new products and process using efficient project management techniques

Basic Qualifications

  • M.S. In Mechanical Engineering, Control Engineering or Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in mechatronics or robotic design and analysis.
  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
  • This position is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) which requires U.S. person status. ITAR defines U.S. person as an U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications :
  • M.S. In Mechanical Engineering, Control Engineering or Electrical Engineering ideally from a research university

  • Must have interest in robotic systems and desire to lead design projects
  • Ideal candidate will have experience with additive Manufacturing
  • Must be proficient in SolidWorks.
  • Must have a firm grasp on GD&T per ASME Y14.5.
  • Must have computer skills, including the ability to use MS Office applications.
  • Must have suitable spoken and written communication skills, and be able to present technical
  • information effectively in one-on-one and small group situations.
  • Must have impeccable attention-to-detail and time-management skills.