Sr. Systems Engineer
Precision Castparts Corp. (PCC) is a leading worldwide, diversified manufacturer of complex metal components and products. It serves the aerospace, power, and general industrial markets. PCC is the market leader in manufacturing large, complex structural investment castings, airfoil castings, and forged components used in jet aircraft engines and industrial gas turbines. The Company is also a leading producer of highly engineered, critical fasteners for aerospace and other general industrial markets, manufactures extruded seamless pipe, fittings, forgings, and clad products for power generation and oil & gas applications, and supplies metal alloys and other materials to the casting and forging industries. PCC is a high quality business with dominant positions in most segments of the markets in which it serves.
Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, this over 10 billion dollar company employs more than 29,500 people worldwide. PCC has over 160 plants and has a presence in twenty-six states in the US and in over a dozen countries. PCC is relentless in its dedication to being a high-quality, low-cost and on-time producer; delivering the highest value to its customers and shareholders while continually pursuing strategic, profitable growth.
Effective early February 2016, Berkshire Hathaway, led by chairman and CEO Warren E. Buffett, acquired Precision Castparts Corp.
Core member of the Integrated Development Team, focused on developing and integrating multi-disciplinary advanced technologies in support of the Company’s manufacturing Center of Excellence (COE). Develops, performs and implements technical planning, system integration, validation & verification test planning, cost & risk analysis, automation & Industry 4.0 development, quality strategy and Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE). Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of project/customer requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, risk and cost constraints. This position will contribute to developing and implementing strategies, policies, processes, standards and systems for the growth of the systems engineering function to support future Company objectives.
Will serve as the Subject Matter Expert for leading MBSE function, inducing the development of architecture and systems interface documentation, ensuring requirements capture and traceability, using MBSE to develop and de-risk subsystem integration and validation/verification testing. Additionally, will serve as a key resource in the development and implementation of the Company’s Zero Defect and Advanced Product Quality Planning tools into automated manufacturing and quality assurance for flight-critical aerospace components.
Responsibilities will also include serving as a Track Lead (functional/technical leader and Subject Matter Expert) for digital thread integration, including (not limited to) MRP & MES systems to transform, standardize and digitize business processes for the COE facility
o Equivalent and relevant work experience may be considered.
• A proven commitment to safety by being an active participant in our safety process.
• Team oriented and self-motivated.
• Strong analytical, problem solving and organization skills.
• Effective communication skills; able to clearly convey technical concepts verbally and in writing to a broad audience.
• Ability to work with ambiguity and complex multi-variate problems.
• Willingness to roll-up one’s sleeves to get the job done safely, legally, ethically and morally.
• 10+ years of professional experience working in manufacturing organizations preferred.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.