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Product Engineer - Aerospace

Company: Trelleborg Group HQ - Trelleborg AB
Location: Fort Wayne
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Summary of Role

Aerospace Product Engineer is responsible for designing products per customer application parameters, preparing design parameters and document to manufacturing, creating and managing product verification test plans, creating material specifications, preparing of custom sealing and bearing designs as a result of a customer request, and providing technical support for Aerospace customers, TSS manufacturing and TSS sales engineers.

Tasks and Responsibilities


Work within the strategic plan for the Aerospace HUB Americas segment and the sub segments to include medium and long term strategy.


  • Creation of custom and seal and bearing designs per customer application parameters
  • Develop new products for aerospace hydraulic and components applications
  • Creation of manufacturing drawings, inspection drawings, and sales drawings, or sketches per standard Aerospace Engineering CODs to support custom seal and bearing designs.
  • Recommend/Specify products per customer application parameters
  • Combine proposal drawings and supporting data in a formal package for presentation to customers
  • Provide technical assistance to manufacturing, customers and sales personnel on Aerospace Products.
  • Prepare and present aerospace product training seminars to customers
  • Travel to customer facilities, both domestically and internationally, to provide technical support and training
  • Develop strategic plans to gain and grow activity with identified customers or markets
  • Utilize seal design programs, computer software, and our laboratory to develop and compile performance data on existing and new seal products
  • Respond to technical questions regarding product performance and installation
  • Complete engineering projects and review other engineers projects to exceed customer expectations and deadlines
  • Create and review results of test and FEA data generated by TSS R&D, external test labs or customers along with creation of detailed test reports for use to support seal and bearing recommendations
  • Facilitate the analysis process in the preparation of costing data.
  • Supplier interfacing and sourcing responsibilities.
  • Solve field performance problems
  • Keep technically abreast of developments/testing with Trelleborg Sealing Solutions and related industries.
  • Assist in trade shows.
  • Lead product development, problem solving and new capability project teams
  • Creation of tools or documentation used within the Aerospace Engineering aimed at ease of doing business and continuous improvement.
  • Engineering duties for the Aerospace Engineering Product Engineering Manager and General Manager of Global Aerospace Distribution as required
  • Perform other duties as required, supporting the companys legitimate business goals

Responsibilities May Include:

  • Marketing and Commercial functions
  • Reading and summarizing Aerospace and/or Military Standards
  • Participation in technical/professional societies
  • Special project coordination
  • Segment and customer related Business trips

Education and Experience

This position requires the use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. Green Card Holder), Political Asylee or Refugee.

  • Bachelors degree in an engineering discipline from an accredited University required, Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering preferred.
  • Minimum of 1 year related experience required.
  • Highly proficiency in oral/written communication required.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint required.
  • Strong organizational and problem solving skills required.
  • Ability to handle dynamic work load and priorities
  • Ability to self-manage and work without supervision
  • Product Design experience preferred
  • Proficiency in Unigraphics NX1899 or higher preferred.
  • Proficiency in Team Center 12.2 or higher preferred
  • Knowledge of science of hydraulics and pneumatics preferred


  • Clear thinker, with ability to analyze issues and develop clear and appropriate plans.
  • Results oriented with a focus on prioritizing issues which impact on business performance.
  • Excellent networking skills with the ability to influence without having direct authority.
  • Ability to perform risk analysis
  • Understand Project management skills and techniques
  • Work directly with all marketing facilities to implement and manage directed strategic plan for Aerospace market and all customers
  • Highly respected and credible professional able to provide specialist advice on the Aerospace market and technology
  • Effective and well organized with the ability to manage a high and varied workload.
  • Truly International outlook with proven ability to work with colleagues from different countries and work across borders
  • Has vision and supports continuous improvement.
  • Attention to details, resilience and self discipline
  • Teamwork skills
  • Travel - 30%


Last Application Date: 2021-07-31

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