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Electronic Packaging Engineer


West Hartford, CT, US, 06110-1328

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 Engine Control Systems is a leading independent aerospace fuel system supplier for the commercial, military, helicopter, and business jet markets. Based in West Hartford, CT, Triumph employs approximately 550 personnel. The Company’s key products and services include electronic engine controls, fuel metering units, and main fuel pumps for both the OE and aftermarket/spares end markets.


Triumph is currently seeking an Electronics Packaging Engineer who will be expected to perform mechanical design and development associated with packaging electronic circuits including assembly design, analysis, test, and mamufacturing introduction support for both new and existing electronics design projects.



  • Use 3D CAD Design Software (NX) to perform mechanical design of electronic systems with optimization of packaging density, material compatibility, thermal performance, structural performance, reliability and Cost.
  • Understand and mitigate possible failure mechanisms associated with the materials, interconnects, and environmental loads to develop a reliable design.
  • Perform Analysis including vibration, temperature, mechanical tolerance and life. 
  • Developing a close working relationship with Manufacturing Engineering to insure the production design is producible. 
  • Communicate with a team of multi-disciplined engineers (Systems, Electrical, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, and Configuration Management) for design and release approval
  • Generate Models and Drawings



  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or related field.
  • 8+ years of experience in electronics packaging design of Avionics Equipment.
  • 5+ year of 3D CAD modeling experience. Preferably with Siemens NX
  • Sound understanding of ASME Y14.5 and GD&T.
  • Knowledge of hardware qualification standards DO-160, and MIL–STD-810
  • Experience designing for manufacturability of low to medium volume products.
  • Knowledge of FEA (Ansys / IcePAK / Flowtherm)
  • Knowledge of electronic interconnect and component failure mechanisms and mitigation techniques.
  • Knowledge of  mechanical failure analysis of electronic systems.
  • PDM knowledge (TeamCenter / Omnify / Windchill) preferred.


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

Please contact us if you require assistance in applying for Triumph Group and we will provide reasonable accommodations via HRDepartment@triumphgroup.com. If you’d like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here