Lead Engineer

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India


Job Description Summary:

Assess repair feasibility for the reported damage condition and develop detailed repair procedures to return the non-conformance part to airworthiness condition.
Co-ordinate with Airframer’s, Engine Manufacturers and Suppliers as necessary, to evaluate repair technical data.
Provide technical disposition to Airline queries related to maintenance and repair of Aerostructures products.
Manage incoming repair technical queries with aim to provide seamless Customer service and to keep the Aircraft-On-Ground time to minimum.
Timely response to Airlines
Address Aircraft-On-Ground (AOG) requests with quick temporary solution
Co-ordinate with Spares Sales, Airline/Field Support Managers in resolving Customer issues
Comply with all US export control requirements

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelors/Master’s Degree in Mechanical engineering or Aeronautics with 3 to 6 years of experience in similar role. Experience in SRM development, ADLs, MRB teams would also be given preference.
Demonstrates knowledge on design and construction of all major Aerostructures nacelle product family.
Demonstrates knowledge on Aircraft Materials, both metallic and composites.
Demonstrates knowledge of various repair processes that are applicable to metallic and composites aerospace parts such as blending, bushing, doubler, surface treatments, welding, filling, wet-layup, pre-preg, etc.
Demonstrates knowledge and detailed technical understanding of maintenance, repair, overhaul and regulatory requirements in the commercial aircraft industry.
Demonstrates knowledge of various inspection methods and common defects to metallic and composite structure.
Interpretation of Design drawings, Structural Repair Manual, Component Maintenance Manual, Aircraft Maintenance Manual etc., and other industry standard specifications.
Basic understanding of static and fatigue analyses of metallic and composite structures.
Possess excellent technical writing skills.
Effective verbal and written communication skills to interact with internal and external Customers and be driven to achieve Customer satisfaction.
Analytical thinking & problem solving skills to identify root causes, secures relevant information and work on solution.
Effective team player as a part of global aftermarket team and share weekend/holidays support on rotation basis to meet UTAS aftermarket technical service commitment to customers.
Possess strong sense of ownership.
Must demonstrate good time management with ability to prioritize and multitask on several work packages concurrently on tight timescales.

Collins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market

Collins Aerospace’s Aerostructures business is a world leader in the design, manufacture, integration and support of nacelles — the aerodynamic structures which house aircraft engines. Our nacelle technologies improve fuel efficiency, reduce engine noise and supply critical stopping power when an airplane lands. Today, our innovative nacelle systems are featured on many of the world’s newest and most game-changing commercial, regional and business jet platforms. And we’re not stopping there: we’re working hard to create the next generation of nacelles that are greener, quieter and more efficient. In addition, our Engineered Polymer Products division is a leading developer and manufacturer of advanced, high-performance composite and elastomeric structures and products for marine applications. Whether in the air or underwater, we’re pushing the limits of innovation. Want to join us on this important journey?

Collins Aerospace Diversity & Inclusion Statement:

Diversity drives innovation; inclusion drives success. We believe a multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We are committed to fostering a culture where all employees can share their passions and ideas so we can tackle the toughest challenges in our industry and pave new paths to limitless possibility. 


Some of our competitive benefits package includes:

Benefits package includes:

–        –  Group Term Life Insurance.

–           Group Health Insurance.

–           Group Personal Accident Insurance.

–           Entitled for 22 days of vacation and 7 days of contingency leave annually.

–           Employee scholar programme.

–           Work life balance.

–           Car lease programme.

–           National Pension Scheme

–           LTA

–           Fuel & Maintenance /Driver wages

–           Meal vouchers

Nothing matters more to Collins Aerospace than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all India positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.


Background check required (every external new hire in the India)
Drug Screen only performed for Operations Positions

At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form – with our customers and with each other — propel us all higher, again and again.


Apply now and be part of the team that’s redefining aerospace, every day.



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