Aerospace Automation Engineer

Functional area:  Project Management
Country:  United States
City:  Seattle
Company name:  Chicago Pneumatic Tool Company LLC
Date of posting:  May 4, 2023

Your future job

The Role

Provide technical support for the commissioning process of specific automated equipment from the Seti Tec brand of tools for a key aerospace customer.  Responsible for collaborating with the customer team to conduct the successful on-site testing of Seti Tec products to show that it meets the applicable functional specifications of the customer.  This will be conducted in a lab setting at the customer site for eventual transition to the assembly line.  Work with the different members of the customer and Desoutter Aerospace team on the project management over the course of 2023 and then be able to support the product as it transitions to assembly in 2024 and 2025.  To be seen as a consultant and valuable advisor by the engineers and key decision makers of the customer.



Location: Seattle, WA

Local terms and conditions apply

Travel: Travel may include places in the Unites States and Quebec, Canada. Occasional international travel may be required to France and Portugal.


What you can expect from us? 

The choice that you make in your employer has a major impact on both your personal and professional lives. Therefore, it is important to know that the company you work for is as invested in you, as you are in them. With over 1,200 employees worldwide, we have opportunities across many functions, designed to develop your skills and enhance your career within the Atlas Copco Group.


Our pledge to you:

To always provide a culture known for respectful interaction, ethical behavior, and integrity. It is of vital importance that our employees experience the highest level of fulfillment in both their professional and personal lives. To assist with this, we offer a flexible hybrid work environment, phenomenal wellbeing packages, and continuous opportunities for you to develop and grow!


If any of this piques your interest, Desoutter is where you want to be! Apply here, we would love to connect!



What we expect of you? 

You will make your biggest impact in:

  1. Responsible for supporting tooling applications on site at a key customer - focused on the specification, demonstration, and implementation process of automated drilling/fastening products within the Seattle area.  Key customers are main aerospace OEMs.
  2. Able to discuss in technical detail the product portfolio from the Seti Tec brand as it relates to the customers applications.
  3. Project Management. From design / prototype review to final process qualification. Key project contributor acting as a liaison in North America with the project team in Europe
  4. Customer Technical Support – Application testing, installed application support, and onsite training.
  5. Support a culture within the Desoutter Aerospace team, Seti Tec organization, and greater organization that shares information regarding applications, issues, and solutions.
  6. Work independently on site at the customer on a daily basis, but within a large global organization and coordinate project objectives with offices in Seattle, WA; Paris France; and Nantes France, R&D in Lisbon.



  • 3+ years of experience in Project Management or Product Engineering
  • 3+ years working in Aerospace Industrial industry preferred
  • 3+ years’ experience working with Industrial tools



  • Bachelor's Degree in Mehcanical, Industrial, or Aerospace Engineering 



Seattle, WA

Local terms and conditions apply




Founded in 1914 and headquartered in France, Desoutter Industrial Tools is a global leader in electric and pneumatic assembly tools serving a wide range of assembly and manufacturing operations, including Aerospace, Automotive, Light and Heavy Vehicles, Off-Road, General Industry.
With over 1,200 employees worldwide, we have opportunities across many functions, designed to develop your skills in a wide range of roles and enhance your career.

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Bright ideas come from all of us. The more unique perspectives we embrace, the more innovative we are. Together we build a culture where difference is valued and we share a deep sense of purpose and belonging.