Test Engineer Mechanical

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: 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.

We are currently seeking a Test Engineer, Mechanical for our Park City, UT Location. You will be a primary contributor to the analysis, conceptual design, development, and testing of complex equipment used to test military and commercial aircraft gearboxes and actuators.


  • Design and develop electro/hydro mechanical test equipment that meets and/or exceeds customer expectations as well as meeting challenging manufacturability and cost goals. Most new applications require a special, tailored design, even though adaptation of existing designs always should be considered where appropriate. Duties include CAD modeling of assemblies and detail parts, CAD drawing, tolerance analysis, stress analysis, assembly planning and managing the BOM.
  • Other duties include perform testing, work with assembly technicians for setup, repair, upgrade, and assist maintenance services in support of manufacturing and engineering test equipment.
  • Project Management responsibility for managing Test Equipment Development Projects from conception through implementation.
  • Write test plans, procedures, and reports based on industry test standards per customer requirements and per applicable specs to perform structural, environmental and performance tests. Duties include planning how the test will be performed.
  • Generate support documentation of test stands including drawings, functional diagrams, specifications, performance capability, troubleshooting guideline, maintenance plans, ...
  • Plan and arrange schedules and equipment required for testing and evaluation of test specimen
  • Conduct design reviews and test readiness reviews with internal and external customers.
  • Create test reports that summarize the tests performed.
  • Perform peer review of drawings.
  • Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Aerospace or related engineering is required
  • At least 8 years’ experience in the aircraft mechanical component system test field
  • Experience in the direct design of test stands, rotating machinery, fluid power, qualification testing
  • Demonstrated experience with Creo CAD software
  • Experience using universal drafting and design standards, including ASME Y14.5-2009 GD&T applications and usage
  • Expertise in Microsoft Visio is a plus
  • Experience designing and working with hydro/mechanical systems
  • Experience with static structural analysisa
  • Familiarity with gauging and understanding of range and accuracy
  • Experience authoring test procedures and reports, and working with internal and external customers to verify that those reports support all program requirements
  • Strong people skills
  • Experience working in a fast-paced and changing environment, and multi-tasking effectively.
  • Ability to work well with a team of experienced engineers and technicians.
  • Project management skills
  • Computer skills (MS Office, Power Point, MS Project…)
  • * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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