Structure Design Engineer - Replacement employment contract

Team: LEAP Demo Sub-Section - Aviation

Ref. no.: A/LEAP/SDE/1

Employer Description

Engineering Design Center (EDC) was created under an agreement between General Electric and the Institute of Aviation. Our engineers work in following areas: aircraft jet engines, gas and steam turbines, electric motors and generators, centrifugal and reciprocating compressors, as well as industrial installations including pipelines, and automatics. EDC employs over 1800 engineers and is the largest engineering center in the Central Europe.

Role Summary / Purpose

Structure Design Engineer – NGNB HPC is a position in an international team of engineers working on preliminary design for new jet engine. Responsibility includes structure design (additive & traditional manufacturing) of High Pressure Compressor parts. Program is an innovative jet engine design with 3D printing methodology and new key technologies. Due to significant work scope increase we are looking for engineers with experience in mechanical design of structure parts. You will be working with design engineers in sites: Poland, USA, India, Germany, Turkey.


  • Compressor module design, including new design, redesigns & manufacturing support
  • Work within and oversee teams of design engineers, analysts, material engineers, draftsmen to complete assigned projects
  • Provide and document technical recommendations, participate as a presenter and reviewer of technical work
  • Tasks ranging from concept design through to detailed design
  • Perform fatigue and damage tolerance analysis when required to ensure product structural integrity
  • Identify problems and formulate solutions; take an innovative approach to problem solving; generate alternatives & takes risks
  • Develop and execute plans to achieve task objectives
  • Share technical knowledge with others in the group, team and across the organization
  • Interact with design, systems, manufacturing and field service teams to develop high-value structures with high reliability under tight time constraints
  • Timely report critical technical issues up through functional management

Qualifications / Requirements

  • BSc/MSc degree in Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, or Computer Science
  • Mechanical design/material strength/fatigue/vibrations basing knowledge
  • Demonstrated understanding of engineering tools, including software for 3D solid modeling (UG NX) and Finite Element Methods (FEM) (Hypermesh, ANSYS)
  • In-depth understanding of mechanical engineering fundamentals
  • Ability to confidently undertake aviation compressor structure design calculations, and produce clear, concise reports and other documentation, of appropriate quality
  • Proven ability to work under pressure and challenging conditions
  • Demonstrated communication, interpersonal, leadership and presentation skills.
  • Ability and availability to travel
  • Experience in project management
  • Ability to work with global team members across cultural boundaries
  • Demonstrated good English and Polish written and verbal communication skills

Employer Offers

  • Temporary replacement contract
  • Position in international environment with the possibility of professional skills development
  • Wide scope of extra benefits for employees and their families, including private healthcare and extra life insurance
  • Flexible work time
  • Access to modern technologies
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Interesting and challenging projects

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