058370-Senior Applications Consultant – Principal Mechanical Design Engineer


About Capgemini


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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Principal Mechanical Design Engineer



Job Description


In this role, you will be part of an Aerospace team that is responsible for the design, analysis, and field support of gears and splines on propulsion engines, APUs, and advanced technology programs. The scope of this position includes solving complex problems using state-of-the-art software tools and methods for newly proposed and existing products while simultaneously supporting Technical Excellence Teams to capture and publish analysis practices and guidelines. Typical responsibilities involve leading design, development, and test activities including operation, data collection, and analysis. Results will be presented in design reviews and documented to meet program deliverables and requirements. Must be able to lead component design and analysis engineers while working effectively with design teams, project engineers, global support, chief engineers, and customers.

You Must Have
•Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Aerospace, or Civil Engineering
•15+ years of gear and spline design analysis experience

We Value
•Motivated to drive improvements in a meaningful environment
•Passion for solving challenging problems
•Ambitious and able to work with little supervision, consistently take the initiative to get things done, do things before being asked by others or necessitated by events
•Possess a wide degree of curiosity, creativity, and flexibility
•Ability to work with other team members ensuring timely completion of assignments
•Ability to juggle many priorities and competing demands easily and effectively
•Good interpersonal skills both written and verbal
•Experience with gas turbines and gas turbine gearbox systems.
•Advanced understanding and application of these disciplines: gears & power transmission, kinematics & mechanisms, strength of materials, fatigue lifting, gear manufacturing processes
•Aptitude for mechanical designs and system conceptualization
•Experience using advanced numerical simulation codes (for example, OSU Load Distribution Program, ANSYS, Romax)
•Background in structural dynamics and rotordynamics
•Familiarity with mechanical component rig testing
•Knowledge of Six Sigma tools and application
•Due to applicable export control laws and regulations


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:

October 26, 2021

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Education level:

Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)

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Business units:

DEMS (us-en)