Engineer – Advanced Mechanical Design – Hybrid in Istanbul, Turkey

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GE Aerospace

Job Description Summary

GE Aerospace is offering the opportunity to work with the latest technologies and applications, specializing in aircraft engine design and analysis, in a technology base. Turkey Technology Center (TTC) in Kartal/Istanbul is one of GE Aerospace’s nine engineering centers throughout the world, supporting aviation-related R&D and innovation projects that expand with new investments.

Design Engineer will be a part of the Advanced Mechanical Design teams, responsible for the mechanical design activities of various module and components for the next-generation engine programs and relevant technology demonstrators, execution of design review cycles/ hardware releases and test support for the technology demonstrator rigs, Ground Test and Flight Test Demo engines.

We are looking for design engineers in following domains:

Rotors (blisks, disks, shafts, …)

Structures (cases, frames, …)

Compression Systems (blades, vanes, shrouds, …)

Job Description

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Execute the design of parts in technology demonstrator programs, performing component/assembly level design assessments for engine structures/rotors/airfoils hardware in accordance with the required DPs

  • Work closely/efficiently with global teams performing module and component level design adhering to business standards, practices, procedures and product/program requirements

  • Right size design efforts via working closely with CEO to meet tight deadlines while satisfying key requirements

  • Contribute and adhere to daily management routine, standard work activities and work aligned with KPIs

  • Develop a project plan establishing work packages, milestones, objectives in accordance with program schedule, manage deliverables according to the up-to-date plan

  • Document lessons learned and ensure continuous improvement


  • BSc in Mechanical or Aerospace / Aeronautical Engineering from an accredited college or university

  • At least 3 years of experience in Aviation Engineering position, hands on experience in engine design

  • Excellent command of written and spoken English.

  • Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills

  • Demonstrated skills in utilizing multiple engineering tools, UG NX, ANSYS

  • Strong cross-functional teaming, coordination and communication skills

  • Highly motivated, self-starter who is passionate about inventing the next generation of aviation technology

  • Demonstrated accountability, ownership skills and diligence in meeting commitments within tight and fluctuation schedules

  • Ability to guide and influence others

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of different engine platforms and architectures, able to make meaningful benchmarking to leverage

  • Creativity, able to demonstrate multi-skilled execution

  • Ability to work in a dynamic and fluctuating environment with flexible attitude

  • Ability to right-size, delivering results and concepts with the calibrated level of assessments

  • Highly motivated, self-starter who is passionate about inventing the next generation of aviation technology

  • Ability to work with multiple global organizations and program leaders collaboratively

  • Humble: respectful, receptive, agile, eager to learn

  • Transparent: shares critical information, speaks with candor, contributes constructively

  • Focused: quick learner, strategically prioritizes work, committed

  • Leadership ability: strong communicator, decision-maker, collaborative

  • Problem solver: analytical-minded, challenges existing processes, critical thinker

GE Aerospace Turkey offers you the following:

  • Strong inclusive and diverse company culture

  • Being part of dynamic team

  • Hybrid working opportunity

  • Flexible benefit plan

  • Enhanced paternity leave

  • Health insurance with wide coverage including spouse and children

  • Fitness Benefit

  • Life Assurance

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Employee Assistance Program

Additional Information

Relocation Assistance Provided: No

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