Moog – Senior Motor Design Engineer

*This position requires access to United States Export Controlled information.

Moog’s place as a global leader in the design and manufacture of precision motion control technology is a clear reason to come work for us, however it’s our culture and values that really set us apart, for our employees and our customers.

Moog Space and Defense Group in East Aurora is seeking a Senior Motor Design Engineer to join our Technology and Advanced Pursuits Team. Motor technology is a core Space and Defense Group technical and product capability. Expanding on our core markets, the trend to greater electrification is a focus of Moog’s innovation efforts.

 Day- to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Design responsibility for motors from clean sheet design on up to and including sustainment.
  • Develop and maintain Motor Technology Roadmaps.Develop and maintain Motor Platforms.
  • Interface to all Business Units and sites (global and domestic) for strategic aspects of motor technology.
  • Develop and enhance relationships with support functions (drafting, mechanical design, etc.).
  • Facilitate make/buy decisions based on knowledge of expertise and capabilities in and around Moog as well as that of key suppliers.
  • Advocate for IR&D activities and facilitate their completion.
  • Key contributor for motors including RFPs and program support while ensuring alignment with platform solutions.
  • Ensure effectiveness of design tools and processes and fill gaps as necessary.
  • Coordinate mechanical packaging of magnetic design into end item whether standalone motor, integrated actuator assembly, or both.
  • Definition and maintenance of Motor Work Packages.
  • Staying current on trends in motor technology; active participation in industry consortiums.
  • Customer interface as required.

Here’s what you’ll bring with you…

  • Bachelor’s Degree (BS) in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering with 10 years of motor design experience; MS preferred (5 years of Aerospace and/or Defense market experience).
    • Experience with application-based Motor design software tools
    • Experience or familiarity with various motor topologies
  • Expertise with Electro-Magnetic Finite Element Analysis.
  • Previous Brushless DC Motor Design experience encompassing magnetics, mechanical packaging and manufacturing.

The role of a Senior Motor Design Engineer is a challenging position for someone keen to playing an integral prat in Moog’s innovation efforts providing motor solutions for new products and new markets. If you’re looking for an opportunity to play a key role creating and supporting motor solutions for both the Space and Defense Sectors of the organization, this is the right time to consider Moog.