Aircraft - Civilian - Military - Mechanical Engineer

5 - 7 years experience  •  Aerospace & Defense

$80K
Posted on 06/30/18 by MH Veeresh
Clearfield, UT
5 - 7 years experience
Aerospace & Defense
$80K
Posted on 06/30/18 MH Veeresh

Job Duties

This position will support mechanical analysis projects supporting aircraft weapon system programs. Specifically, the engineer will provide analyses, planning and draft documentation to address mechanical, electrical or avionics systems safety, suitability, and effectiveness requirements. The engineer will perform Failure Mode and Effects Analysis, Subsystem Hazard Analysis, engineering and configuration analysis, and develop engineering technical requirements for aircraft mechanical, electrical or avionics system components. Tasks include but are not limited to engineering evaluation, analysis, and recommended disposition of technical assistance requests for aircraft mechanical, electrical or avionics systems. The engineer will use SolidWorks or other CAD programs to create 3D models of aircraft mechanical, electrical or avionics components. The engineer will develop and manage large MS Excel spreadsheets. The engineer will write technical reports detailing analyses in MS Word as well as Adobe Pro. This position may be tasked to support similar duties on various other USAF weapon systems.

Required Skills & Experience

Bachelor's Degree in a Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering discipline from an accredited University with six (6) years of experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Master's Degree in Engineering

Experience working on aircraft (Civilian/Military) mechanical, electrical, or avionics systems

Desired Skills & Experience

The ideal candidate will have:

Aircraft systems experience

Knowledge of finite element analysis techniques and SolidWorks or AutoCAD

Ability to interpret failure data from multiple DOD maintenance databases

Develop and manage large MS Excel Spreadsheets

Coordinate with other technical personnel in solving technical problems, gathering information, cost estimates and specifications

Compile and prepare comprehensive technical report

Work in a team environment and possess good communication skills, both written and oral

Applicant selected may be subject to a government securityinvestigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. 

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