Structural Design Engineer, Bids and Proposals - Bombardier Defense

Date: Mar 29, 2024

Location: Wichita, KS, US, 67209

Company: Bombardier

At Bombardier, our employees work together to develop mobility around the world, one good idea at a time. If you have a good idea, we'll provide the environment in which it will thrive and grow into a great product or customer experience. 
Your ideas are our fuel.

In your role, you will

  • Develop high-level concepts and layouts to support initial bids and talks with potential customers. 
  • Design and release special missions engineering structural and systems installations to support Defense programs. 
  • Author and approve technical memos to customers. 
  • Support face-to-face meetings with customers. 
  • Identify risks and certification issues with potential new programs. 
  • Prepare engineering manpower and schedule estimates to support new bids. 
  • Write, review, and comment on potential statements of work.

As our ideal candidate

  • You must have a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical/Aeronautical Engineering or a related discipline from an accredited University.  
  • You must have a minimum of 15 years industry experience 
  • Per US ITAR (International Traffic in Arms Regulations) Requirements, must be a U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder). 
  • Experience in Special Missions or Aftermarket modifications is required. 
  • Experience supporting manufacturing and aircraft modifications is required. 
  • Experience of leading a team of engineers is required. 
  • You must have a minimum of 6,000 hours on CATIA V5. 
  • Proficient in CATIA V5 Workbenches: Assembly Design, Part Design (Boolean Operations), Aerospace Sheetmetal, Tubing Design, Kinematics and Electrical Harness Routing are a plus. 
  • Experience in ENOVIA LCA is a plus. 
  • Experience in Teamcenter PLM is a plus. 
  • You must have excellent verbal and written communication skills. 
  • You must be a highly motivated, self-starter. 
  • You must have proficiency with MS Office tools, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint. All other computer systems and software are a plus. 

Bombardier Aerospace is an equal opportunity employer with a non-discrimination policy.
If your profile meets the requirements of the position, we will keep you informed via email or phone.

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Job Structural Design Engineer, Bids and Proposals - Bombardier Defense

Primary Location Wichita, ADMN / MFG, Learjet

Organization Learjet Inc

Shift Day job

Employee Status Regular

Nearest Major Market: Wichita