Sr Mechanical Engineer

Posted Oct 22

The Ultra Engineering function manages a portfolio of specialist capabilities, generating highly differentiated solutions and products by applying electronic, mechanical, and software technologies in demanding and critical environments to meet customer needs.Naval Systems and Sensors is looking for a talented Senior Mechanical Design Engineer.

  • Lead development projects as a Lead Mechanical/Design Engineer. Depending on the size of the effort, this may be as the sole mechanical engineer on a multi-function team or could include supervision of junior designers on larger projects.
  • Analyze and review equipment designs using 3D CAD models
  • Develop and maintain mechanical design and documentation practices. May be asked to train user groups in these practices
  • Develop and/or direct documentation change order processes and controls and product hardware requirements
  • Provide proposal estimating for Mechanical Engineering efforts
  • Coordinate with suppliers, subcontractors, or customers on technical specifications, delivery requirements, and quotation parameters
  • Provide strong collaboration with the Sales and Manufacturing teams to align priorities
  • Understand the obligations and liabilities related to the contractual agreements made by the company
  • Knowledge of underwater acoustic transducers is a plus
  • Participate in business and field service trips
  • Coordinate engineering efforts with sub-contracting companies
  • Serve as Project Engineer, supervise the technical team, control cost and schedule, mentor and develop team members, and foster project team synergy

Required Skills :

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering required
  • 8+ years’ experience in Mechanical Engineering Design
  • Understanding of drafting principles and standards, including GD&T
  • Ability to obtain a US Government security clearance. Security clearances are granted to U.S. citizens

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with test equipment design
  • Experience in Manufacturing Engineering and Project Management
  • Proficiency with the following tools:
  • CAD tools (SolidWorks, CREO strongly preferred)
  • Product lifecycle management (Agile PLM preferred)
  • Microsoft Office (Excel, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, and Project)
  • Thermal and/or stress analysis modeling tools a plus
  • Proficiency with Configuration Management processes
  • Good communication and presentation skills; ability to effectively interact with customers and all levels of the management team
  • Basic level of proficiency with machine tools
  • Lean Six Sigma training a plus
  • Strong failure analysis and failure prevention skills
  • Strong team and individual-based problem-solving skills
  • Project Engineering experience and/or training a definite plus

We offer medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance, health savings accounts, paid time off, and a 401(k) plan with a Company match.

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and for inquiring about, discussing or disclosing compensation. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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