Mechanical / Electrical Component Design Engineer

Confidential Company  •  Tucson, AZ

8 - 10 years experience  •  Aerospace / Defense

$80K - $100K
Posted on 08/10/17 by Peter Ansara
Tucson, AZ
8 - 10 years experience
Aerospace / Defense
$80K - $100K
Posted on 08/10/17 by Peter Ansara

Career Opportunity Mechanical Engineer III ; Tucson, AZ

Excellent opportunity to continue building your successful engineering career. Located in Tucson AZ at very small regional engineering department/ office of a defense products development organization - part of F1 Aerospace Defense and Commercial Corp..

This opportunity offers the best of both worlds i.e. small company visibility and challenge with big company salary, benefits and stability. Company also offers exceptional career growth potential and relocation assistance.  Ideal career making for a successful team player with the proven abilities to achieve results through strong leadership and hands on attitude. 

As an Engineer III, you will provide mechanicalengineeringsupport to an existing team for  new product development for defense products. 

This newly created position will establish/maintain strong relationships with customers, lead and support new product development efforts, maintain solid communication lines between department teams at various sites. 

We require a BSME ( MSME ) and seven year of experience (five years in defense).  SolidWorks is highly preferred, strong knowledge of mechanicalengineering tools, basic electrical knowledge also desired  This Tucson office currently has 3 employees (mechanical, optical and general tech) This is a direct salaried postion with core hours of  8:00am-4:30pm with up to 20% travel

General Job Description:  Engineer III (Mechanical)  Tucson , AZ

Under thegeneral direction of Engineering management, responsible for the design, analysis and troubleshooting of electro-mechanical products and/or components.  Assume technical responsibility for a wide range of programs, inclusive of complex and/or high dollar value programs.  Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Design, develop, repair and perform complex and/or innovative analysis of defense (and possibly commercial ) products and/or components.  May involve preparation of drawings; cost estimates, basic design concepts that include repair and evaluation of material discrepancies relative to the final design concept.  Develop detailed information for the definition and procurement of the required components.  Examine product designs for application, material research and typical design considerations.

  • Create, validate and verify designs from customer high-level system or internal product requirements.  Perform a variety of mathematical analyses.  Select concept designs and perform systems analyses using commercial analytical software.

  • Direct all phases of projects from inception through completion.  Establish milestones and monitor compliance with plans and schedules.  Identify project problems and develop solutions.  Is responsible for cost, schedule and technical performance of assigned projects.

  • Participate in formal reviews such as Preliminary Design Reviews (PDR) and Critical Design Reviews (CDR).  Prepare presentations for submission to customers and internal management.  Publish technical reports.

  • Provide support to new business proposal efforts. Apply principles and techniques of engineering to accomplish goals.  May use computer-assisted engineering and design software tools and equipment to perform assignments. Establish and maintain effective communication with internal/external customers to facilitate problem identification/resolution.  Communicate effectively, orally and in writing, on design and/or repair concepts throughout a diverse subject matter as well as with company employees and customers. Direct or participate in the direction of work assigned to project teams. Ability to obtain/maintain security clearance.  Ability to work and interface effectively as part of a team.  Maintain records, data and other pertinent information.  Research a variety of technical information and historical background data as required.

Area of concentration is mechanical.

Requirements : Broad knowledge of an advanced and technically specialized field of Engineering, with concentration in at least one of the following disciplines: mechanical, electrical/electronics, systems, software, project and reliabilityengineering.  Ability to implement engineering designs from concept to final hardware.  Working knowledge of MS office suite products, including MS Project software.  Knowledge of standard concepts, practices and procedures within a particular field.  Fluent verbal/written communication skills. Bachelor’s degree in a directly related field plus courses leading to Master’s degree.  Master’s preferred.  7 to 10 years of the aforementioned experience. MUST be US Citizen.No Job Hoppers

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