Senior Mechanical Engineer

Kaman Industrial Technologies   •  

Bloomfield, CT

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


5 - 7 years

Posted 34 days ago

The Senior Mechanical Engineer works under the general direction of engineering management.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design and analysis of assigned systems.
  • Prepare and review engineering documentation and statements of work (SOW).
  • Evaluate and accept engineering documentation and participate in the validation and test of requirements and design.
  • Handle classified documentation in accordance with industrial security guide and covering practices.
  • Provide and maintain work documents and records that effect design, test evaluation and design alternatives.
  • Act as an FAA Designated Engineering Representative (DER) as directed by company management in accordance with FAA Order 8110.37 and KAC P & P 15/11.
  • Perform other duties consistent with senior engineer's ability and company requirements.
  • Prepare written communication to senior management to define work status, schedule, scope, risk, problem areas, mitigation alternatives and pertinent information as requested.
  • Work in teams to accomplish common goals and objectives as defined by Management.
  • Communicate with subcontractors, suppliers and customers for data exchange; status discussion and resolution of engineering issues and activities.
  • Participate in engineering and management reviews, working groups and related activities and completion of action items assigned.
  • Liaison with external groups and organizations for the purpose of accomplishing assigned tasks.
  • Areas of concentration may include the following areas of design: electrical, mechanical, systems, software and structural design.
  • Ability to obtain/maintain security clearance, as required.


Education: Bachelor's degree in aeronautical or mechanical engineering with at least 1 to 2 years graduate level work leading to a Master's degree or equivalent learning experience.

Experience: 5 to 7 years of progressive experience in engineering. Broad knowledge of an advanced and technically specialized field with strong capabilities in aircraft mechanical systems.