Mechanical Engineer

Industry: Aerospace

Location: CA

Job#: 105295



  • Mechanical systems design including bearings, gears, motors, rotating mechanisms
  • High Reliability mechanical design and analysis for long life space applications
  • Generating fabrication documentation and vendor specifications
  • Assembly and test including environmental testing, shock, vibration and thermal
  • Motion Control for spacecraft actuation
  • Data acquisition systems configuration and testing support
  • Proactively identify roadblocks to technical progress and take steps to mitigate/avoid
  • Define mechanical requirements for engineering and/or qualification units and oversee build of these units
  • Review test data and recommend changes to products and/or processes
  • Oversight of engineering and flight procurement for mechanical parts and assemblies
  • Oversight of tooling design
  • Developing budget and schedule inputs for Project Engineer


Required Experience:

  • US Person (US Citizen or Permanent Resident)
  • 5-20 years working as an ME in actuation systems, motion control, and/or complex electromechanical systems
  • Demonstrable hands-on experience with all phases of development including requirements analysis, design, assembly, testing and product support


Required Skills & Education:

  • High degree of self-starting and ability to work independently
  • Electronics Packaging experience is a plus
  • Proficient with a variety of computer aided design & analysis
  • Excellent reporting and presentation skills

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