Sr. Mechanical Engineer

Confidential Company  •  Palm Bay, FL

11 - 15 years experience  •  Aerospace / Defense

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 12/08/17
Confidential Company
Palm Bay, FL
11 - 15 years experience
Aerospace / Defense
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 12/08/17

Job Description:


Harris is seeking a Mechanical Engineer to perform research, development, design, and analysis tasks on complex mechanical hardware including precision mechanisms, electro-mechanical hardware, and complex electronic packaging in a program team environment.

Program support and technical leadership over requirements definition, concept generation, material selection, trade studies, design sensitivity/optimization studies, preliminary and final design, design documentation, and assembly/integration and testing.

Candidate must have experience in 3D modeling, design for manufacturing, and ability to work independently or within a multi-disciplined team environment.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Engineering Mechanics, or related disciplines.
  • 10+ years of relevant experience with Bachelor's Degree or 8+ years of relevant experience with a Master's Degree.
  • Professional experience with CAD tools such as Creo and understanding of ASME Y14.5 Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing standards.
  • Experience in design or analysis of electronic systems, structures, or mechanisms, along with engineering drawing development.
  • Must be able to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance.

 Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience with C4I technology products, mechanical packaging, or other government/DoD contracts.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization through work in a strong collaborative environment through presentations
  • Exposure to Earned Value Management process and Variance Reporting.
  • Current DoD Secret clearance.

Security Clearance:

  • Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government securityinvestigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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