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Design / Project Engineer 2

Requisition ID:  96560
Business Unit:  Engine Systems Troy (3115)

Troy, IN, United States, 47588


Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 10,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.


Job Designation

The Design / Project Engineer carries the product design work load.  Under the direction of the Manager of Engineering he/she evaluates new product requirements, makes stress and heat transfer calculations, optimizes unit size, cost, weight, and reviews customer and internal drawings.

Job Core Responsibilities

  • Daily interface with customers on NPD and sustaining projects
  • Reviews customer specifications and drawings; supports new product opportunities
  • Designs products to meet customer heat transfer, pressure drop, and structural requirements
  • Works with designers to produce engineering drawings; responsible for accuracy of drawings to match design specification. Employs GD&T in the designs as required to meet manufacturing requirements and customer installation requirements..
  • Prepares test procedures and writes test reports, technical proposals, and other engineering related documents
  • Works with outside labs to perform development and qualification testing
  • Responsible for all associated testing requirements, qualification, and compliance of design to customer’s specifications
  • Prepares and leads design reviews and supports other meeting requests
  • Generates cost estimates related to program support and qualification test programs

Job Specifications

Education:  Post-secondary degree in Engineering/Thermal Engineering or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations.

Years Experience:  2 or more years of relevant design experience, preferably in heat exchangers, in the aerospace industry or equilavalent co-op or intership experience.


  • Heat exchanger design of plate and fin, tube & shell, and thermally actuated valve design highly desirable.
  • Manufacturing methods such as vacuum brazing, TIG welding, sheet metal forming, and machining highly desirable.
  • Thermodynamics, heat transfer, and fluid dynamics knowledge required.
  • Product development and release experience is required; experience in aerospace programs highly desirable.
  • Experience in ANSYS or Solidworks FEA & CFD analysis and interpreting results desired.
  • Solidworks or CREO CAD software experience preferred.
  • Metallurgical and materials engineering experience is desired.
  • Preferred skills:  experience with aerospace, ISO9001/AS9100, trade compliance, program/project management, problem solving skills, and product testing.


This position requires 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.

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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