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Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer

Sterling Heights, MI

Contract Position

Moseley Technical is supporting the global leader in the design, development, production, support, and sustainment of tracked and wheeled military equipment. As part of this team, you are keeping our allies and soldiers safe every day on the ground. 

If you want to work on meaningful projects with an employee first company,

we invite you to join our team. 


Apply engineering principles to generate designs that solve complex problems.
Focus will include LRU (Line Replaceable Unit) mechanical packaging, SRU (Shop Replaceable Unit) mechanical layout, optimization and analysis, environmental requirements for combat vehicles, thermal and gap analysis.
Develop LRU thermal model from CAD model, calculate PWB thermal conductivity, run conjugate steady state or transient thermal analyses as needed, run multiple thermal case studies, identify component level thermal margin estimation. 
Perform early identification of over temperature components to guide chassis design, minimize thermal resistance, and optimize heat spreading. 
Perform gap analysis for thermal interface materials to circuit board to maximize heat transfer and minimize bending loads. 
Create thermal models of LRU’s that show temperature in 3-dimensional space and in time when transient analysis is appropriate.
Compare dissimilar shock and vibration profiles and envelope multiple shock and vibration profiles to develop equivalent damage profiles to reduce the number of tests or reduce test time. 
Run modal analysis on LRU components and LRU on isolators.  Perform sway estimates of concept and existing LRUs on multiple isolators. 
Calculate design margin for solder joint failure for circuit card assemblies during shock and vibration events..
Performs other duties as assigned.


Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering.
3-5 years plus in a related role is desired.
High proficiency in interpretation and application of ASME Y 14.5M-2009.
Understanding of mechanical engineering practices as this relate to product development activities in military land vehicle designs.
Ability to work with 2D drawings as well as ability to work in a 3D CAD environment as we transition into engineering digital transformation.
Working knowledge of Teamcenter and other CAD systems desirable.
Working knowledge of manufacturing fabrication, processes and capabilities.
Working knowledge of Design for Manufacturing and Assembly practices.
Working knowledge of tooling / functional gaging practices.
Knowledge of quality inspection techniques and ability to interpret CMM data.
Knowledge of machine design engineering practices
Solid modeling experience with NX and Creo desired.
Experience with Teamcenter and Vis Mockup a plus.
Strong technical writing and presentation skills sought.
Desired Skills: 
Eligibility to obtain a US security clearance. (Non-US Citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance)
Previous experience working on ground combat Vehicles desired.
This position may require the candidate to be able to climb on/off, work in, and work around military vehicles is desired. Must be able to pass ASR test (Anthropometric Size Requirement for confined space)
Able to bring continuous improvement processes and methodologies to the position. 
Strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills is required
Works well in team and individually.
Must be able to work occasional evening and/or weekend overtime as required.
Familiarity with mechanical industry interface standards and form factors (VITA42/46, COM Express, ETX, VPX etc ...)
Familiarity with military standards and test requirements desired.
Job Number: 2023-18724
Job Location: Sterling Heights, MI
Input Date: 11/30/2023
Attention: Brentley Sisk
Address: 7500 S MEMORIAL PKWY STE 215-R
City, State: HUNTSVILLE, AL 35802
Phone: 256/880-0446
Fax Phone: 256/880-0936

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