Lead Design Engineer (Test Equipment/ Aerospace/ Defense)

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  • Start Date: 5/19/2020
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • 12 days ago

Job Description

Position: Lead Design Engineer (Test Equipment/ Aerospace/ Defense)  
Location: Torrance, CA
Travel: 20% domestic and international required 

A Lead Design Engineer is needed to supervise all test equipment engineers for a large aerospace defense company. This person will be accountable for the multi-disciplinary team’s work quality, employee development, process adherence and efficiency. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities will include but not be limited to: 
• Conceptualization of design solutions with the staff 
• Review and improvement of technical work in progress and completed by the staff 
• Problem resolution and disposition 
• Proposal work 
• Making priority calls on staff assignments
 • Drawing and document review and correction 
• Training of staff, addressing employee needs and morale 
• Recruiting and hiring staff 
• Process development in collaboration with global peers. 
• Periodic activities will include: capacity planning, department budgets, resource assignments review of plans, communication meetings with the staff, employee performance discussions, and time card and vacation approvals.


• 10 years of design engineering work experience in the aerospace and defense industry 
• 10 years of experience in the design of products or test equipment solutions for multi-axis, closed loop, servo-hydraulic and electromechanical systems 
• Managerial experience supervising a team of Design Engineers 
• The design group includes engineers assigned to subgroups of electrical, mechanical and system design. Supervision of the design staff therefore requires a leader with technical capability in each of these disciplines  

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field required, Master's Degree preferred  

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