Job Listing Description

Mechanical Engineer

Description:
PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking Mechanical Engineer in Dulles, VA.

Summary:

  • The Propulsion Engineer will perform a wide range of duties associated with the design, specification, procurement, test, and delivery of propulsion related hardware for use on launch vehicle platforms.
  • Propulsion subsystems may include ordnance, pneumatics, hydraulic, solid rocket motor, liquid engine, and liquid propellant systems. 
  • Candidate will be responsible for product or subsystem management, including resolving technical issues, scheduling of production and test activities, and working through potential conflicts with suppliers.
  • In addition, candidate will maintain detailed records for each component type, which includes specifications, purchase orders, pedigrees, test results, key technical characteristics, and non-conformances.
  • The ideal Candidate for this role will be one who is comfortable working on a variety of problems across a range of hardware subsystems.
  • A Candidate will work as part of an Integrated Product Team (IPT) under the guidance of a Lead Engineer.
  • As part of the IPT, the Candidate will need to be able to effectively communicate and interface with suppliers, other engineering departments, and customers, both internal and external, to ensure the components or subsystems meet the vehicle requirements.
  • The Candidate will resolve test or hardware discrepancies and implement corrective actions.
  • The Candidate will be required to perform and publish analyses, by applying sound engineering principles and techniques. 
  • The Candidate will plan engineering activities, such as component tests and technical analyses to ensure the product meets specified requirements.
  • The Candidate will also be responsible for gathering, maintaining, formatting, compiling, assessing technical data, such as laboratory or material test results and engineering design changes.
  • The Candidate will produce engineering documentation, reports, drawings, and presentations.
  • The Candidate will write and implement Specification and other Requirements Documents, Statements of Work, Work Packages, Test Reports, create Pedigrees, qualification matrices, as well as document any deficiencies to internal engineering standards.
  • The Candidate will be expected to be proactive in learning and becoming an expert in the design and performance characteristics of various hardware subsystems.
  • Will be responsible for developing technical solutions for issues, communicating those solutions to appropriate Program and Division Management, and properly implement those solutions.
  • Candidate will be expected to coordinate necessary subject matter expert support in the company as needed to achieve those necessary objectives. 
  • Candidate must possess good interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal, problems solving skills with ability to work with a diverse group of people including technicians, engineers and management and in a variety of work environments. 

Prerequisites:
  • A B.S. or M.S. in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering is required. 

Top three skills: 

  • Pneumatic / cryogenic integration and test. 
  • thermal / fluid analysis using Sinda/Fluint or thermal desktop. 
  • liquid rocket propulsion design or test experience. 

 
Job Number: 1910097350
Job Location: Sterling, VA
Duration: 12 months
Input Date: 04/09/2019
Firm Name: PDS TECHNICAL SERVICES
Attention: Alex Lieberman
Address: 1839 S ALMA SCHOOL RD STE 250
City, State: MESA, AZ 85210
Phone: 480/929-9922
800 Phone: 800/657-0997
Fax Phone: 480/929-9779
Email: cecjphoenix@pdstech.com
Website: https://pdsjobs.force.com/candidates/job_detail?id=a1i1T000002r8CGQAY&URLSource=cjhunter

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