Lead Engineer in Design for Additive

GE Aerospace


Rivalta di Torino, Italy


Position summary

Job Description Summary

At Avio Aero, a GE Aviation Business unit, we’ve been reimagining the power of flight for more than 100 years. We are specialized in the design, production and maintenance of components and systems for both the civil and military aviation.

In your role, you will be responsible to lead and execute the required Design for Additive and prototyping tasks to prove the full producibility of the assigned hardware.
You will be working in a very young and innovative environment with the aim to mature and properly exploit this amazing disruptive technology.

Job Description

Essential Responsibilities

  • Coordinate and execute assigned design for additive projects to progress additive manufacturing/technology readiness and robustness

  • Oversee Build Design optimization for reaching producibility targets of the whole manufacturing process

  • Assist design owner/system leader to concur on additive producible solutions (considering the full manufacturing process)

  • Design with additive logic the assigned PNs and develop/consolidate relative Business cases

  • Support the definition and evolution of additive roadmap within the organization (including Material development and innovative post-processing technologies) in order to reach company goals

  • According with all the lesson learnt provide feedback to improve/align current DPs and methods

  • Proactively support and/or execute other Engineering tasks and initiatives

  • Participate as a lead presenter in technical and project reviews.

  • Assure proper documentation of technical data generated for the assigned projects and/or tasks are consistent with engineering policies and procedures


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Engineering from an accredited University

  • Strong experience in design for additive role for aeronautic components

  • Previous experience in build optimization

  • Previous experience in process simulation

  • Knowledge of key aeronautical engines layout, architecture and mechanical systems arrangements

  • Ability to work under pressure with other team members

  • Ability to produce clear, concise reports and other documentation, of appropriate quality

  • Fluency in English and Italian language, both written and oral

  • Work Visa, in accordance with local regulation, and Italian citizenship are required

Desired Characteristics

  • Previous Experience in technology development

  • Solid oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Passionate, curious and enthusiastic for engineering challenges

What we offer

Smart working and work life-balance

Avio Aero, when possible, promotes remote work and encourages a good, healthy and satisfying work-life balance. We value our employees’ wellbeing; hence we offer a variety of improvement programs aimed to preserve anyone’s psychological safety and daily needs.

Total Rewards

At Avio Aero, we understand the importance of Total Rewards. As a new joiner to Avio Aero we are pleased to offer the following welcome benefit plan:

  • Performance related bonuses and local bonus scheme

  • Flexible benefits platform

  • GE Aviation share plan

  • Life and injury insurance

  • Private medical cover  

  • Employee assistant program

  • Employee special awards (service and recognition)   

  • Local special agreements and discounts

  • English and languages training for you and one member of your family

  • Technical, Leadership and development trainings

Inclusion & Diversity

Avio Aero is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and we are strongly committed to maintain an inclusive and diverse environment. Every employment decision is taken regardless to national or ethnic origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, etc.

We are not all the same. Just be Yourself @AvioAero!

Additional Information

Relocation Assistance Provided: No

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About the company

Industry: Aerospace

GE Aerospace is a world-leading provider of jet and turboprop engines, components and integrated systems for commercial, military, business and general aviation aircraft. At GE Aerospace, we believe the world works better when it flies.