Manufacturing Engineer, Cutter Application Specialist

in Stratford, CT

Manufacturing Engineer, Cutter Application Specialist Job

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  • Organization

    ESS6500 RMS

  • Business Unit

    Rotary and Mission Systems

  • Department

    XEAECK:ME Rotors & Transmissions

  • Job Category

    Mechanical Engineering

  • Job Location

    Stratford, CT 06615, US

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  • Schedule

    TEMPO: 9X80A - Standard Fri to Fri (Flex & Rigid)

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  • Remote


This position involves providing cutting tool application services to Sikorsky manufacturing operations enterprise-wide. Responsibilities include 1) providing cutter application support for new process development, 2) interfacing with cutter Suppliers, 3) insertion of new cutter technologies, 4) providing cutter parameter recommendations (feeds, speeds, ...) to NC programmers and manufacturing engineers, 5) providing timely cutter liaison support, 6) maintaining a cutter database and 7) designing cutters. Your primary focus will be daily interaction with Manufacturing Engineers and Operations personnel to support new process development and maintain current machining processes in the Sikorsky's Precision Components Center.

Job Qualifications

- A minimum of (2) years of experience as a manufacturing engineer with experience with machining operations.
- Experienced with selecting cutters and establishing machining parameters for metal cutting processes.
- Good communication skills and the ability to work effectively on a team environment.
- Customer focused
- Catia experience

Job Skills

- B.S. degree in Manufacturing or Mechanical Engineering
- Experience with machining precision components from forgings or castings (titanium, steel, magnesium, aluminum).
- Solumina manufacturing database experience
- CATIA (computer aided design) skills
[3D digital model creation]
- SAP process planning system knowledge
- Project management experience

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