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Mechanical Engineer I
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Geneva Aerospace | Wilmington, MA
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Job Description

L3 SSG has an opportunity for an entry level Mechanical Engineer to join our talented technical staff. Mechanical Engineers are responsible for design & analysis and test of space-based optical instruments and sub-assemblies.

Typically, a Mechanical Engineer will follow a product from concept through testing, working with Design Engineers, Optical Engineers, Electrical Engineers, Program Managers and customer counterparts.

Essential Responsibilities:

Duties include some CAD design, detailed structural analysis using hand equations and software, technical presentations

and written documentation as well as vibration testing. Associate level engineers initially work under the direction of more

senior staff members and are encouraged to assume greater responsibility based on performance and interests.

Qualifications/ Requirements

* BS Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering; MS preferred.
* Superb understanding of mechanical engineering principles with outstanding analytical skills.
* Strong self-motivation
* Ability to work well in a team environment
* Leadership potential
* CAD (AutoDesk Inventor and AutoCAD), FEA (FEMAP/NASTRAN), and some programming skills experience are

desirable but not required.

* Successful candidates must meet eligibility requirements to access classified information.

L3 SSG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage minorities, women, veterans and disabled individuals to apply.

Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

U.S. Citizen status is required.

Successful candidates must meet eligibility requirements to access US classified information.

The Company

L 3 Technologies is a prime contractor in Command, Control, Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance and

Reconnaissance (C3 ISR) systems, aircraft modernization and maintenance, and government services. L3 is also a

leading provider of a broad range of electronic systems used on military and commercial platforms. Our customers include

the U.S. Department of Defense and its prime contractors, U.S. Government intelligence agencies, the U.S. Department

of Homeland Security, U.S. Department of State, U.S. Department of Justice, allied foreign governments, domestic and

foreign commercial customers and select other U.S. federal, state and local government agencies.


L3 SSG specializes in the development, manufacturing and qualification of remote E-O sensing payloads, instruments

and major sub-systems primarily for space as well as unique airborne applications. Space mission areas include major

science investigation, situational awareness, launch detection and weather analysis. Primary markets served include

NASA, DoD, intelligence communities and commercial space. Primary airborne contributions include hyperspectral

payloads for specialized overseas missions and critical line-of-sight control sub-systems for targeting systems.

Equal Opportunity Employer - minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity.