055983-Senior Applications Consultant – Aerospace Manufacturing Engineer

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Capgemini is a global leader in consulting, digital transformation, technology and engineering  services. The Group is at the forefront of innovation to address the entire breadth of clients’ opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. Building on its strong 50-year+ heritage and deep industry-specific expertise, Capgemini enables organizations to realize their business ambitions through an array of services from strategy to operations. Capgemini is driven by the conviction that the business value of technology comes from and through people. Today, it is a multicultural company of 270,000 team members in almost 50 countries. With Altran, the Group reported 2019 combined revenues of €17billion.



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 Aero Manufacturing Engineer

St. Louis, MO

Possess an active US DOD Secret Clearance

Job Description:

•Develop technical solutions to complex problems and deliver a manufacturing system that fulfils all stakeholder requirements including; Safety, Logistics, Quality, Producibility & Business case.
•Responsible for technical leadership of manufacturing system development and integration for production.  Resolve issues pertaining to vendor schedule and/or quality.
•Leadership of deployed manufacturing engineering team; accountable to the Program Manager(s) for delivering Program technical objectives.
•Build a Process Control mind-set within the deployed engineering team and ensure compliance to Zero Defect Manufacturing (ZDM) standards.
•Accountable for product development, new product quotes, tool fabrication quotes, first article development, configuration changes that involve cost estimation, schedule coordination, build process definition, and implementation. Supports Make v Buy activities.
•Responsible for the implementation of tooling and or production planning, from original concept through to production. Design these processes with a high degree of process capability utilizing the standard ZDM tool suite to demonstrate as such.
•Lead engineering teams to deliver measurable, metrics driven results in line with Program goals.   Responsible for training and maintaining the ME team to ME standards.
•Maintain positive, team relationships with internal and external customers, as well as co-workers.
•Continuously improve production processes by implementing Lean initiatives.
•Support the Design Chief Engineers on their technical reviews (internal & external)  as required.
•Continuously improve production processes by implementing Lean initiatives
•Exemplifying a safety-first mind-set and ensuring compliance with Health, Safety and Environmental policies and standards.

Required Qualifications:

•Technical expertise in Manufacturing Engineering, with a professional qualification / background (university degree) in engineering (Aerospace, Mechanical, Electrical, Chemical).
•Working knowledge/experience with Siemens NX 
•Experience of managing New Product / Process introduction (industrialization) & existing production process improvements.
•Ability to influence people, build trust and establish effective working relationships within a global organization.
•Working knowledge of LEAN processes and practices.
•Minimum of 10 years of experience in Manufacturing Engineering.
•Working knowledge of quality system models such as ISO9000, AS9100, or D1-9000
•Must be a US Citizen.
Possess an active US DOD Secret Clearance.

Additional Qualifications:

•Project / Program Management Professional Qualification.
•Demonstrated experience with AS-9145 Zero Defect Manufacturing, or equivalent automotive PPAP experience.
•Experience with New Product / Process introduction (industrialization) & existing production process improvements.
•Knowledge of statistics and statistical process control (SPC).
•Strong background with Microsoft Office tools, especially Excel.

Required Skills and Experience:


You are an expert in one or more business processes and technology practices and are accountable for translating a business case into a detailed technical design. Alternatively, you are responsible for operational and technical issues and translate technical blueprints into requirements and specifications. You may also be responsible for integration testing and user acceptance testing. You act as a stream lead, guiding team members by experience. You are seen as active member within technology communities.

• Qualification: 7-10 years (3 years min relevant experience in the role) experience, Bachelor’s Degree.

Capgemini is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender identity/expression, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, genetics, veteran status, marital status or any other characteristic protected by law.



Posted on:

November 4, 2021

Experience level:


Education level:

Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

Contract type:


Business units:

DEMS (us-en)