Jet Engine Systems Engineer

Post Date

May 07, 2024



ZIP/Postal Code

Sep 13, 2024 Insight Global

Job Type



Engineering (Non IT)

Req #


Pay Rate

$90k - $120k (estimate)

Job Description

Insight Global is seeking a skilled and experienced Engine & Powerplant Data Engineer for a client in the aviation space. As a Data Engineer, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining their performance data infrastructure. You will work closely with their engineering team to develop computational modeling to evaluate and optimize jet engine and powerplant performance. The clients globally patented Nucleated Foam Technology revolutionizes the aviation industry, delivering substantial short and long-term ROIs for their clients. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in engineering, big data technologies, database design, and analytics.

Key Responsibilities:

*Lead and contribute to the development of computational modeling, simulations, and testing to evaluate jet engine or powerplant performance associated with services

*Designing, developing, and maintaining the performance data infrastructure

*Work with current and potential customers regarding the comprehensive benefits of the clients services and engine performance to include monthly reporting

*Conduct analysis to improve service schedules to optimize jet engine or powerplant performance, reliability, and lifespan

*Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate reporting and analytical capabilities into customer presentations and demonstrations

*Stay abreast of industry trends, advancements, and regulations related to jet engine or powerplant technology

*Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders, including suppliers and regulatory agencies, to ensure compliance and successful project completion

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Required Skills & Experience

*4+ years of experience in the field of jet engine or powerplant engineering data science; such us EGT (Exhaust Gas Temperature), ITT (Interstage Turbine Temperature), FF (Fuel Flow), Margin analysis

*Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineer, Computer Engineer, Aerospace Engineering, or related field

*Strong Excel skills

*Experience with Power BI, SQL Database, common programming languages

*Strong knowledge and expertise in design, development, and maintenance of data infrastructure

*Proficiency in using industry-standard software and tools for data analytics

*Experience with computational modeling, simulations, and testing methodologies

*Ability to travel 5-10 times a year to customer sites when needed - valid passport needed

*Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot engine trends

*Ability to synthesize complex messages in a clear and concise fashion to current and future customers

*Familiarity with relevant industry regulations, standards, and best practices

*Proven track record of successful project management and delivery

Benefit packages for this role will start on the 31st day of employment and include medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as HSA, FSA, and DCFSA account options, and 401k retirement account access with employer matching. Employees in this role are also entitled to paid sick leave and/or other paid time off as provided by applicable law.