Gerard Yurchison

  • NY / FL
  • 631-335-1476
  • gyurch@outlook.com
Gerard Yurchison

Work History

Work History
1981 - Present

NORTHROP GRUMMAN CORPORATION

NORTHROP GRUMMAN CORPORATION
2014 - 2015

IPT Lead Production

C-2A/E-2D

E-2D Air Vehicle Production Integrated Product Team(IPT) Lead. Coordinate Engineering design activities across multi disciplines, to ensure timely delivery(DD-250) of production aircraft. Direct activities of Structures, ECS, Power plant, Hydraulics, Wiring, Avionics, Crew Systems, Landing Gear, Weights/Balance, Materials and Processes

2013 - 2015

IPT Lead Development

IPT Lead, in charge of C-2 Anti-Skid Braking System(ABS) prototype development and runway testing.

2006 - 2007

Junior Engineer

Mentor
Prepare preliminary design of one piece machined wing skin cover for“ Wet Outer Wing Panel” Program, utilizing Catia V5 and TeamCenter software. Coordinated design activities of WOWP Design Engineers. Junior Engineer in fuel tank seal concepts/configurations. Sikorsky Offload Performed preliminary design of CVH-53K Helicopter Tail Rotor Pylon(TRP) components: titanium Stabilizer attachment fittings, TRP hinge fittings, and TRP Intermediate Gearbox. Design performed in Catia V5 and Sikorsky LCA model management environment.
2005 - 2006

Lead

IPT
E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Program Lead, Forward and Aft Fuselage, Design & Development(SDD) aircraft program Supervised a cross discipline team of(25) Design/Analysis Engineers. Assigned design tasks, allocated budget, scheduled drawings, and performed Earned Value metrics(SPI, CPI). Evaluated employees and helped their career growth. Page 2
1994 - 2005

Structural Design Supervisor

IPT
Functional Lead for airframe design activities for the E-2/C-2 Production Design Integrated Product Team(IPT) Assigned design tasks; prepared Statements of Work, Aircraft Change Directives, Engineering Change Proposals, labor estimates, drawing schedules and manpower spreads for E-2C production aircraft and future enhancements inquiries. Structural Design Supervisor for E-2C development initiatives for
1981 - 1994

Mission Computer Upgrade; Vapor Cycle Upgrade; Cooperative

Mission Computer Upgrade; Vapor Cycle Upgrade; Cooperative
Prototype Infra-red Search and Track(SIRST) installation; Producibility design thrusts; NP-2000 new propeller integration, Alternate Engine study; Composite Main Landing Gear Doors study; Advanced Hawkeye Statement of Work, System Designator development and preliminary design. Assignments

Education

Education

Institute of Aeronautics

B.Sc

Polytechnic Institute of New York

M.Sc

Polytechnic University