Vulcan Manufacturing Engineer - Rocket Propulsion Systems

ManTech International   •  

Huntsville, AL

8 - 10 years

Posted 181 days ago

This job is no longer available.

General Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for reporting assessment and evaluation results to senior program managers and customer representatives
  • Interference with a multi-disciplined team consisting of multiple Contractors and team members
  • Work with a launch vehicle provider to schedule and track audits to be performed during rocket certification activities
  • Develop products such data tables, audit checklists, presentations, and reports status to the customer.  Reviews completed team products for completeness and acceptance. 
  • Compile and present weekly status charts of team to AF leadership.
  • Complete perform audits and audit checklists in preparation for Enginereing Review Bourds and design reviews
  • Interface with customer, design engineers, project manager, and production personnel.
  • Participate in Engineering Review Boards and apply knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and   materials.
  • Examine product design and its implementation to manufacturing processes assessing/evaluating the manufacturing baseline for qualification, capability, process control and maturity.
  • Assess documentation for proper configuration management and change control.
  • Assess/ evaluate conformance to standards, specifications, drawings, procedures, work instructions, other   contractual requirements and the trace-ability to the functional and physical characteristics of configuration   items.
  • Generate audit checklists and conduct production floor audits to verify documented processes are being followed.
  • Review process changes to determine impact to process stability.
  • Assess facilities manufacturing capacity, production readiness, vendor/supplier control requirements.

Requires Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, and ten to fifteen years of related experience.

Additional Qualifications

• Bachelors Degree in science, engineering & 10-15 years of experience involving manufacture of complex products; application of manufacturing principles and methods including: product design, process design, product ability, process qualifications/validation, product design requirements flow down to manufacturing process requirements/documentation, product and process controls, measurement and test, product/process audits, statistical applications, configuration management, and lean manufacturing.

• Experience with Rocket propulsion systems and subsystems (engines, tanks, pumps, etc.) manufacturing and test.

• A strong background in launch or satellite systems manufacturing is highly desired.

• Master's Degree desirable