This is where your legacy begins! The Leidos Innovation Center (LinC) currently has an opening for a Mechanical Design Engineer to work in our Arlington, Virginia office. This is a highly dynamic and integrative environment in which talented and creative engineers can thrive working on a diverse array of multidisciplinary projects in its Electronic Warfare Division. We are seeking a broadly trained and highly motivated engineer for advanced technology programs focused on mechanical engineering from research and development to productization.
Support applied research and engineering development of solutions and products in across various projects for land-based, airborne, and/or space applications.
Provide mechanical engineering leadership on new R&D and current designs as well as support existing products.
Work closely with the science and manufacturing departments to facilitate transition of innovative technology from the research stage to full production.
Own large aspects of the system and be flexible with tasking as the program evolves.
Work within a lab environment and be hands-on with hardware.
Experience in 3D modelling and thermal management of airborne electronic payloads.
Experience using SOLIDWORKS, PRO-E and/or NASTRAN CAD tools
Experience working with cross functional development teams. Motivated self-starter able to work under minimal supervision
B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field from an accredited college/university with at least 8 years of experience as a mechanical design engineer
Strong communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills are required enabling an effective leadership interface with all levels of management, professional and support staff and customers
US Citizenship is required as is the ability to maintain a Top Secret Security Clearance.
5% travel may be required across the division and/or customer sites
Experience in advanced electronics packaging, chip-to-ambient thermal resistance, thermal simulation and cooling.
Experience with thermal management of next generation heterogeneous integrated circuits, chip-centric cooling techniques in harsh environments, and/or radiation shielding.
Experience with modeling, analysis, and design of miniaturized electrical/mechanical components and assemblies.
Experience with rapid prototyping techniques including 3D printing
Knowledge of mechanical engineering concept for satellite payload systems
Familiarity with VITA VPX Circuit Card Assemblies
Demonstrated leadership of small technical teams and projects
Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field from an accredited college/university with at least 10 years of experience as a mechanical design engineer
Ability to obtain Top Secret/SCI Clearance
Pay Range:Pay Range $101,400.00 - $183,300.00
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
Original Posting Date:12/11/2023
While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® innovation company rapidly addressing the world’s most vexing challenges in national security and health. The company's global workforce of 47,000 collaborates to create smarter technology solutions for customers in heavily regulated industries. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $15.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2023. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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