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Crew & Equipment / Doors Engineer II

Date: Aug 4, 2022

Location: Savannah, GA, US

Company: Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation

Crew & Equipment / Doors Engineer II in  GAC Savannah

Unique Skills:

***Upcoming Spring and Fall graduates will be considered***


Combined Engineering team responsible for Crew & Equipment and Doors & Mechanisms across all Gulfstream programs including New Product Development, the current Large Cabin fleet, and Special Missions. This position is targeted for Crew & Equipment on the G400 development program, but candidates will have opportunities in Doors and other programs as well.


An engineer on this team will support a wide variety of projects developing and certifying designs with access to Production, Flight Test, and Lab environments.


Preference given to candidates with experience in these areas. All candidates should be driven to learn, contribute, and grow in these areas.


Crew & Equipment:

  • Electrical equipment installations
    • Avionics boxes, controllers, displays, batteries, antennas, lights, etc.
  • Flight deck layout, equipment, and crew seats
  • Secondary structure including racks, trays, shelves, and bracketry
  • Cabin insulation
  • Flammability
  • Component qualification
  • Closeout panels and composites
  • Electrical bonding

Doors & Mechanisms:

  • Main entry, emergency exit, landing gear, service, and access doors
  • Drive mechanisms, metallic and composite structure, seals
  • Ingress / egress, placarding
  • Hydraulic actuators and dampers
  • Kinematics


  • Supplier joint design and qualification
  • Catia V5 and SmarTeam
  • Gulfstream processes
  • New aircraft certification
  • ARP4754A
  • RTCA DO-160
  • Real world (hands on) aircraft familiarity
  • Engineering experience at an aircraft OEM



Education and Experience Requirements

Bachelor's Degree Engineering or a related curriculum required or equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to perform the essential functions of the job. 18 months related Engineering experience. Experience credit will be considered for related advance degrees limited to 2 years for Master's and 4 years for PhD in field applicable to the job position.

Position Purpose:

Performs engineering work related to the investigation and the solution of technical problems associated with research, design, development, service and manufacture of Gulfstream aircraft.

Job Description

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

Essential Functions:
  1. Solves typical engineering problems within assigned discipline .
  2. Provides technical assistance to engineering staff and contributes to completion of project milestones .
  3. Responsible for a complex engineering assignment, or a full project of lesser complexity .
  4. Follows established schedules while developing plans for engineering assignments .
  5. Obtains appropriate level of supervisor approvals for work accuracy and adequacy .
  6. Proficiently applies company/organization policies and procedures .

Additional Functions:
  1. Actively works to improve daily processes, and ensures all work meets customer requirements .
  2. Maintains a current and up-to-date knowledge of developments and application of technical principles, theories, and concepts in assigned field of expertise .

Perform other duties as assigned.

Other Requirements:
  1. The level of technical skills and abilities appropriate for this grade will be established by each discipline.
  2. Applies knowledge to provide solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity, using a combination of judgment with defined practices and procedures.
  3. Failure to achieve results, or erroneous decisions or recommendations, may cause delays in program schedules and/or allocation of additional resources.
  4. Ability to convey technical concepts in both written and verbal formats.
  5. Contacts are primarily within the organization, with occasional customer contacts on routine issues.
  6. Works under general supervision for routine tasks of minor complexity.
  7. With supervision/mentorship, can coordinate the activities for lower level engineering staff.

Additional Information

Requisition Number: 185656

Category: Engineering

Percentage of Travel: Up to 25%

Shift: First

Employment Type: Full-time

Posting End Date: 08/31/2022 


Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.



Gulfstream does not provide work visa sponsorship for this position, unless the applicant is a currently sponsored Gulfstream employee.


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