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Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Location: Indianapolis, IN,46219
Duration: 9+ months contract

OT can be available**
Not remote*

Mechanical Engineer will be supporting development of advanced airborne systems including podded communication link and sensor systems, airborne armament equipment, alternate mission equipment, cockpit displays, avionics, and radar systems. Additionally, this role will support the integration of new and existing systems onto airborne, shipborne, and ground vehicles. Our Indianapolis facility also supports a variety of other product lines serving multiple Department of Defense (DoD) customers providing the opportunity to work on a diverse set of programs and roles supporting the continued advancement of your career.

The Mechanical Design Engineer II will support the development of new products and test hardware, as well as the improvement
of existing products. The engineer will utilize their mechanical engineering skills during the proposal and concept
evaluation, product development, production, and qualification testing phases of new product design. The engineer will
create design solutions that meet product requirements using 3-D CAD modeling software and will be hands-on supporting
production, integration, and testing. The engineer will develop solutions which leverage commercial off the shelf (COTS) products paired with custom hardware. The engineer must be capable of researching and distilling information from vendors and collating information. The engineer shall support design reviews, equipment integration, profiling, and testing. The engineer will provide input on mechanical issues to the project team, working closely with the lead mechanical, systems, electrical, and test engineers.
In addition to their technical skills, the ideal candidate leverages strong verbal and written communication to adapt to a wide variety of high-pressure situations while maintaining professionalism and courtesy. We are looking for an engineer that enjoys working on-location, embraces challenges, and has a passion to support our DoD customers and international allies.

Required Skills:
Should have or ability to obtain a DoD Secret level clearance
Ability to work onsite at our Indianapolis, Indiana facility with an Integrated Product Team being hands on with hardware- not afraid to use tools, assemble prototypes, etc.
A minimum of two years professional work experience required.
Experience in the design, integration, or testing of mechanical components and assemblies
Competent using 3-D CAD Modeling Tools (CREO preferred)
Strong planning and organizational skills with ability to be adaptable to changing priorities and assignments
Experience capturing key characteristics & requirements for systems
Performing trade studies
Must be a self-starter, a quick learner, and be able to function in a dynamic environment, and have good time management skills.
Must have strong teaming skills, and good communication skills.
Competent at one or more of Aircraft Structures Design, Ground Structures Design, Electronics Packaging, or Platform Integration
Engineering Documentation Practices: Competent
Environmental Testing: Novice
Environmental Design: Competent
Mfg. Methods: Competent

Desired Skills:
Design, integration, or test experience/understanding of any combination
o Airborne podded systems
o Airborne armament equipment or alternate mission equipment
o Cockpit displays
o Avionics
o Radar Systems
o Mobile Ground Systems
o Ground Vehicle Structures
o Custom/COTS Electronics including wires, relays, and analog electronics
o Design for human factors / safety

Prototyping and agile methodology (quick turn solutions)
Understanding manufacturing / fabrication of non-exotic materials
Understanding of structural design

Education Requirements:
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, or related Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) degree program
Job Location: Indianapolis, IN
Rate: $50-55/hr
Per Diem: n/a
Overtime: Possible
Duration: 9 months contract
Start Date: 07/15/2024
Input Date: 07/08/2024
Attention: Ranjeet Kaur
Address: 103 MORGAN LN STE 102
City, State: PLAINSBORO, NJ 08536
Phone: 480/360-1121

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