Senior Design Engineer, Aerospace Hydraulics


Redmond, WA, US, 98053

Business Unit:  Systems and Support
Function:  Engineering

Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.

Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.


Triumph Group Inc. is a leader in the design, development, manufacturer, repair, sales, and life cycle support of aircraft control and actuation systems and structures. Triumph Aerospace Systems Seattle’s function is to design and integrate systems and structures aboard customer airframes utilizing the broad capabilities of the companies within the Triumph Group.

We are seeking a high experience expert in hydraulic component and hydraulic system design. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 20 years experience in the field.    

Essential Function of the Job:
- Aerospace hydraulic actuators, valves, dampers, pumps. 
- Working knowledge of hydraulic systems, hydraulic devices. 
-  Solid modeling of actuators and components (Solidworks preferred)
-  FEA and Fluid analysis
-  Communicate internally with coworkers and externally with customers and suppliers
-  Prepare presentation material and present to co-workers and customers
-  Develop test procedures and reports, test tooling and test fixtures
-  Provide support for product manufacturing, inspection, testing and external customers.
- Experience with design of hydraulic actuators, valves, accumulators, pumps, shock absorbers, or dampers is a plus. 


Required: 11+ years experience, Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering; Master’s degree is a plus; must be proficient in MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Project, Visio), proficient in 3-D modeling (Solid Works and/or CATIA).  Experience with component sizing, FEA, and virtual collaboration. 

Some travel required. 

Benefits:  Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA/HSA plans, STD, LTD, Life Insurance, AD&D, EAP, Legal, ID Theft Protection, Pet Insurance, Tuition Assistance, 401k with Employer Match, Employee Stock Purchase Program, Paid Time Off (PTO), Flexible Time Off (FTO), 12 Paid Holidays and Washington Paid Sick Leave.  

Salary Range: $127,400 - $191,000

Hiring Range and Position Pay to Commensurate with leveling based on Qualifications and Experience

Legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.

Pursuant to International Traffic Arms Regulations (“ITAR”) and the Export Administration Regulations (“EAR”), applicants for SELECT positions will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Permanent Residence, or U.S. Immigration Status in order to meet the minimum qualifications for those select positions. All inquiries related to citizenship are asked solely to comply with ITAR and EAR export licensing requirements.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability.

Please be aware that the Company requires all employees to be vaccinated for COVID-19.  This position will require the successful candidate to obtain OR show proof of a vaccination.  The Company is an equal opportunity employer, and will provide reasonable accommodation to those individuals who are unable to be vaccinated consistent with federal, state, and local law.

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Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue