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Honeywell Lead Mechanical Design Engineer- Gears, Bearings, Lubrication Systems, and Seals in Torrance, California

The future is what you make it.

When you join Honeywell, you become a member of our global team of thinkers, innovators, dreamers, and doers who make the things that make the future. That means changing the way we fly, fueling jets in an eco-friendly way, keeping buildings smart and safe, and even making it possible to breathe on Mars. Working at Honeywell isn’t just about developing cool things. That’s why all of our employees enjoy access to dynamic career opportunities across different fields and industries.

Are you ready to help us make the future?

Honeywell is launching the development of a new family of gas turbine engines that will help shape the future of the aerospace industry. Honeywell is hiring engineers in the areas of design, analysis, controls, test, and project management to accomplish this challenging new feat. We are looking to hire individuals who thrive on thinking big, have an appetite for growth, and a passion for winning.

Honeywell has an opening for a Lead Mechanical Engineer in the Mechanical Systems Engineering group responsible for the design and analysis of bearings, gears and splines, seals, and lubrication systems for propulsion engines, auxiliary power units, and engine gearboxes. The scope of this position includes using state-of-the-art software tools and methods and supporting Technical Excellence Teams to capture and publish analysis practices and guidelines. The position may involve test rig design, operation, and data collection and analysis. Analytical results may be presented in design reviews and will be recorded in appropriate documentation to meet program deliverables and requirements. Applicant must work effectively with design teams, global support, and chief engineers.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design Engineering

  • Technical resolution

  • Manufacturing and installation

  • Equipment evaluation

  • Technical consultancy

  • Project Coordination

  • Project and product compliance

  • Risk management

  • Process Development

  • Design modification


Due to compliance with U.S. export control laws and regulations, candidate must be a U.S. Person, which is defined as, a U.S. citizen, a U.S. permanent resident, or have protected status in the U.S. under asylum or refugee status.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering

  • 10 years of relevant engineering experience

  • Due to ITAR requirements, must be a US Citizen or Legal U.S. Permanent Resident Alien (Green Card Holder)


  • Advanced expertise in high-speed machinery disciplines, particularly in Bearings, Gears & splines, Air & oil seals, Lubrication systems

  • Extensive experience with mechanical systems for gas turbine engines

  • Proficiency with advanced flow system finite-element modeling and analysis software

  • Significant experience in mechanical component rig testing

  • Expert user of advanced numerical simulation codes (e.g., OSU Load Distribution Program, ANSYS, Romax)

  • Comprehensive knowledge of Six Sigma tools and application

  • Ability to lead large, complex projects and provide strategic direction to teams

  • Strong leadership and mentoring skills

Honeywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, or veteran status.