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Design and Project Engineer

191092 Requisition #

Moog Aircraft Group is looking for a Design / Project Engineer to join our Engineering team.  In this role, you’ll be a primary contributor to the analysis, conceptual design, development, and testing of complex control test equipment used on military, and commercial aircraft components. You will utilize your design background, and combine that with outstanding leadership skills to help move these projects from design through development and testing.  This position is located in Torrance, CA. 


Moog Aircraft Group is the leader of advanced flight controls for commercial and military aircraft.  We are positioned on virtually every aircraft in the marketplace.  We specialize in Primary Flight Control, Secondary Flight Control, High Lift Control, Weapons Bay Door Drive and Active Vibration Control. Moog Aircraft Group is a sector of Moog (NYSE:MOG-A).  Headquartered in East Aurora, NY, we employ over 11,500 employees in 28 countries.  While we are most known for our products that are the best in the industry, what’s unique about Moog is our culture of trust and mutual respect that allows for personal initiative, autonomy and excellence.  We invite you to become part of our continued success.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conceptualize and design automatically controlled mechanical/hydraulic test rigs.
  • Create reliable designs through a comprehensive experimental development test program.
  • Operate either independently or as part of a design/development team, which includes other Department engineers
  • Contribute to the preparation of successful proposal designs, cost estimates, and technical write-ups.
  • Build a project plan for the successful testing of new products from start to finish.
  • Be concerned with system or component performance and integration, both being achieved within budget and prescribed schedules
  • Coordinate the work of drafters, technicians, designers, analysts, manufacturing engineers and others who assist in specific assignments
  • Communicate with the involved Division support personnel, keeping them informed of progress and educating them on the operation and performance of the design
Basic Qualifications: 
  • Bachelor of Science degree from an accredited institution in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering
  • Minimum 3 years of Design Engineering experience
  • Due to federal contract obligations, must be a US Citizen or US Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder)
 Preferred Qualifications include: 
  • Master’s Degree in Engineering from an accredited institution
  • Engineering experience in the Aerospace industry
  • Experience with the design and development of electro-hydraulic, electromechanical, or electro-pneumatic servo-mechanisms
  • A proven record of successful development programs working as a part of a project team
  • Experience in the areas of Requirements Definition, Integration, V&V, modeling & simulation with project management
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
At Moog we work in an environment where people trust, respect and encourage one another.  We believe in our people, and it shows in everything we do.  

EOE/AA Minority/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Female/Disability/Veteran

About Moog, Inc.:

Our company began in 1951 with Bill Moog’s invention, the servo valve, a device which became the heart of high performance motion control systems. Today, Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) is a worldwide designer, manufacturer, and integrator of motion control parts and systems.


Headquartered in East Aurora, NY, we proudly serve customers in more than 90 countries. Our operations extend to more than 27 countries and our talented, global workforce is nearly 12,000 strong.


Our company is organized into five operating groups: Aircraft, Space and Defense, Industrial, Medical Devices, and Corporate. Our high-performance systems control military and commercial aircraft, satellites and space vehicles, launch vehicles, missiles, automated industrial machinery, and marine and medical equipment. What sets Moog apart is our commitment to creating high-performance solutions that solve our customers’ most difficult technical challenges.


But it's more than technical excellence that defines us. Moog is a performance culture that empowers people to achieve great things. Our employees enjoy tackling interesting technical challenges in a culture of trust. For you, working with us can mean deeper job satisfaction, better rewards, and a great quality of life inside and outside of work. 

Moog is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such affirms the right of every person to participate in all aspects of employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic. If you are interested in applying for employment and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply for a posted position, contact our Human Resources department via phone at 844-367-5787.

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