L3 Technologies Product Engineering Specialist- Engine Development in Muskegon, Michigan

Product Engineering Specialist- Engine Development


Electronic Systems

Muskegon, MI

Product Engineering Specialist- Engine Development


L3 Technologies is a leading provider of a broad range of communication, electronic and sensor systems used on military, homeland security and commercial platforms. L3 is also a prime contractor in aerospace systems, security and detection systems, and pilot training.

Electronic Systems (ES) is one of four L3 business segments, and provides a broad range of components, products, subsystems, systems and related services for military and commercial customers. We are searching for a Product Engineering Specialist for our Transmission Development group at Combat Propulsion Systems in Muskegon, MI.

The Product Engineering Specialist will report to the Product Engineering Manager responsible for the design and development of components and sub-systems for L3 CPS products. Job duties include designing and developing components and sub-systems for diesel engines, transmissions, and other mechanical systems primarily for military ground vehicles. The Product Engineer will need to translate customer requirements into a product engineering specification and then do the engineering design calculations and design review activities to complete the product design. Also, coordination of drawing creation, hardware procurement, test plan creation, product testing, and failure analysis will be done. Support will be needed to resolve customer, supplier, and operations issues and to write Engineering Change Requests (ECR’s) as needed.


Required Skills:

Bachelor of Science (BS) in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited university required with 10 to 14 years of relevant experience or 7 to 11 years of relevant experience with a MS.

Experience designing and developing components related to engine / powertrain systems, engine / powertrain systems, and sub-systems.

Ability to perform mechanical stress and structural engineering calculations.

Ability to perform thermal fluids and heat transfer calculations.

Must have a working knowledge of GD&T.

Ability to manage and organize multiple project tasks to meet established deadlines.

Must be capable of obtaining a DOD security clearance.

Good written and verbal communications.

Must be willing to travel (domestic and foreign) up to 10%.

Must be able to move freely within the manufacturing and lab environment with reasonable accommodation.

Preferred Skills or Experience:

MS degree in Mechanical, Aerospace, or Aeronautical Engineering (preferred).

Creo / Pro-E experience (preferred).

Transmission and transmission sub-system design and development experience (preferred)

Engine and engine sub-system design and development experience (preferred).

Experience designing and developing components for a military or aerospace contractor (preferred).

The successful candidate will be based in the Electronic Systems business unit, in the Muskegon, MI area. A competitive market-based compensation package, including relocation, commensurate with the responsibilities and experience requirements will be provided.

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L3 Technologies, Inc. is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3 provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. L3 maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic.

Job Engineering -Multiple Functions

Primary Location USA-Michigan-Muskegon

US Security Clearance Required: None

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day - 1st

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Organization: Division - Combat Propulsion-20000062

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Job Posting: May 24, 2018, 3:15:14 PM

Req ID: 098754