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Mechanical Engineer (Job Number:429702)


Job Description:

The Mechanical Engineer will be a member of a team providing hardware and software development, documentation and test support to the AMRDEC Software Engineering Directorate (SED) Fire Support Division.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Candidate will design, build, assemble and test electo-mechanical positioning systems, tactical electronics enclosure systems and participate in the installation of these systems and various prototype assemblies.

Perform a variety of engineering tasks, either independently or under supervision, which are broad in nature and are concerned with the design and implementation of mechanical systems.

Plans and performs engineering research, design development, and other assignments in conformance with design, engineering, and customer specifications.

Responsible for working with a team of project managers, fellow designers, drafters, and engineers in support of the development of complex designs for electronic, electro-mechanical, or mechanical equipment after the initial design concepts have been developed along with project engineering staff.

Develop requirements, designs, and prototypes and integrate the mechanical components on military systems.

TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and eight (8) years or more experience. Experience (4+ years) may be used in lieu of degree.

Required Qualifications:

Must have experience in Structural Design and Analysis.

Working knowledge of Finite Element Methods and experience with thermal analysis.

Must be able to work independently to accomplish tasks as well as coordinate and communicate with other members of the design team and government customers to ensure program success.

Experience with planning and preparing graphic presentations.

Ability to apply ASME Y14 standards including the application of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance to complete technical design packages.

Perform analysis and provide recommendations on test plans and procedures, test objectives, and test setup - especially shock, vibration, and thermal stress.

Experience in fabrication work instruction generation.

Able to perform multiple tasks in a fluid and dynamic environment.

Detail oriented; have the ability to work quickly and accurately; be able to effectively communicate verbally and in writing; be able to work with team members to accomplish team objectives on schedule; and be a self-starter with a high level of initiative and maturity.

Desired Qualifications:

SolidWorks CAD experience; or with other related tools such as Pro-E, Solid Edge, etc.

Working knowledge of Geometric- Dimensioning and Tolerancing.

Working knowledge of military and DOD practices and standards.

Work9ing knowledge and experience in using Microsoft Office Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel tools.

Matlab, Mathcad, Patran/Nastran, GFSSP composite materials design and fabrication

Clearance Requirement:

Ability to obtain a Secret security clearance.

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Aug 4, 2017, 12:41:01 PM
Primary Location: United States-AL-HUNTSVILLE
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

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