Engine Design Engineer, Level 3 (Remote Available) at Insitu in Hood River, Oregon

Posted in Other 15 days ago.





Job Description:

At Insitu, a Boeing company, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. You can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity, equity and inclusion are core values. We're committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that's welcoming, respectful and inclusive, with great opportunity for professional growth. Find your future with us.

Insitu has an immediate need for a Senior Engine Design Engineer to support the 2 stroke engine development and supporting program of records. Responsibilities include:


  • Overseeing all phases of the engine development cycle.

  • Establishes and/or approves engine and component specifications and performance targets.

  • Performs design efforts, layout and evaluation of engine systems and components.

  • Researches and develops methods and technologies to improve performance, reliability, durability and manufacturability.

  • Assesses impact on current design approaches and implements best practices. Establishes and reviews test criteria, development documentation and engineering drawings.

  • Perform verification and validation testing and evaluates test outcome data. Reviews and analyzes engine flight and bench test data findings.

  • Reviews and/or conducts failure mode, effects, and criticality/failure root-cause analysis.

  • Establishes areas for design improvement.

  • Evaluates production and configuration problem trends. Reviews and approves assembly and operator instructions. Establishes and implements minimum engine acceptance criteria.

Education and Experience Required:


  • Typical experience: 5-8 years in an engineering classification with a Bachelor's degree or 3-6 years' experience in an engineering classification with a Master's degree.

  • Knowledge of engineering tests techniques, including handling qualities, performance, systems testing, structural loads, propulsion, etc.

  • Knowledge of internal combustion engine design to include 2/4 stroke, carbureted/electronic fuel injected, spark ignited/compression ignition, gasoline and heavy fuel delivery/combustion.

  • Knowledge of mechanical engineering theories (e.g., compressible/incompressible fluid flow, Bernoulli's Theorem, thermodynamics, control theory, Mohr's theory of stress) and methods/formula selection (e.g., vibration analysis, load calculations, heat transfer, flow, root cause analysis, pressure drop).
  • Extensive experience in propulsion and aviation engines. Experience in 2 cycle engines with heavy fuel combustion capability is a plus.

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