Work with a team of engineers and designers to design or select hardware components, develop CAD models of structures and mechanisms, develop detailed fabrication and assembly drawings, and provide fabrication support to shop personnel.
In this role, you works independently along with supporting other Mechanical and Electrical Engineering team members in requirements definition, design, manufacturing, and integration of mechanical and electrical components on military systems.
Interfacing with stakeholders including manufacturing, polishing, and electro forming teams as well as with key project scientists and engineers to ensure strong team interaction and high productivity.
In this role, you will review and analyzes manufacturing techniques and processes (J.I.T., Continuous Flow, Kaizen, Manufacturing Cells, etc.) that will reduce manufacturing labor costs, product through-put time, W.I.P. (Work In Process) inventory levels and overall manufacturing operating costs, while striving to meet production and cost goals.
Must have good communication skills and be able to work effectively in a team environment. Investigate root cause of failures/defects and implement corrective action to support continuous improvement. Interpret, modify, and create processes.
In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for recommending and implementing design approaches necessary to meet production requirements for new or improved products or processes, and improving economy and quality.
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.