Description: PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Design Engineer 3 in Melbourne, FL with an active DOD Secret Clearance.
Position Summary / Responsibilities Designs major components or major portions of a functional system to develop or improve products and facilitate manufacturing operations. Develops basic data and makes preliminary layouts, sketches, and notes necessary to present design proposal. Investigates pertinent design factors such as ease of manufacture, availability of materials and equipment, interchangeability, replace ability, strength-weight efficiency, and contractual specification requirements and cost. Coordinates with other organizations affected by design development. Makes layouts of complex assemblies and details parts of devices, mechanisms, and structures. Checks completed layouts and drawings for clarity, completeness, conformity to standards, procedures, specifications, and accuracy of calculations and dimensioning. Identifies design errors, omissions, and other deficiencies, and recommends revisions and/or improvements in design layout to responsible engineers or designers.
The selected candidate will have experience in aperture integration, design, integration requirements definition and supplier coordination. Requirements include RCS and gain analysis using HFSS, component testing, a d data reduction using Knowbell and Pioneer software.
Minimum of 5 years of related experience with a BS Degree. Candidate must have aircraft composites experience.
DoD Secret Clearance Required with Background investigation within last 6 years.
Top Secret Clearance is preferred.
Willingness to relocate or take a domestic assignment to Melbourne, Florida.
All positions require an active DoD Secret clearance
Active DoD Secret Security Clearance is required to start. Secret Clearance must have been established or reviewed within the last 6 years. Contingent upon the ability to obtain access to Special Programs is required.