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Job #: R-00002570
Location: Lynnwood, WA
Category: Mechanical Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Advanced Solutions

Job Description:

The Advanced Solutions Group is seeking a highly capable Mechanical Engineer to join the Leidos team under a prime contract to develop and field a new US Navy Autonomous Undersea Vehicle with innovative acoustic and maneuvering capabilities. The Mechanical Engineer will perform as a member of a multidisciplinary engineering team, with responsibility for timely completion of tasks under the direction and supervision of a Senior Mechanical Engineer. The project involves planning; multidisciplinary analysis; mechanical and electrical design; software development; and prototype fabrication, integration, and test leading to Low-Rate Initial Production.

Duties will include:
  • Develop solutions to complex mechanical systems based on performance specification, constraints, and external interfaces
  • Lead analysis and design of mechanical systems in an interdisciplinary team environment
  • Prepare and present design review materials for customers and internal stakeholders
  • Prepare purchase and test specifications for electro-mechanical components and subsystems
  • Participate in planning for and tracking of progress in development projects using tools such as Microsoft Excel and Project
  • Familiarity with design for hydrostatic pressure, galvanic and marine environmental corrosion factors and prevention methods, and use of SolidWorks CAD and PDM Pro CAD management software is desired.

  • Requires BS and 8 - 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 - 10 years of prior relevant experience.
  • Ability to obtain a Secret Clearance
  • Prior experience with either Mechanical Engineering or Ocean Engineering is preferred
  • Requires working knowledge of and ability to apply standards, principles, theories, concepts, and techniques of technical domain.

Desirable Skills:
  • Maritime experience greatly preferred.
  • Prior experience with ANSI Y14.1 drawing standards and SolidWorks CAD preferred.

External Referral Bonus:

Potential for Telework:

Clearance Level Required:

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:


Requisition Category:

Job Family:
Mechanical Engineering


Advanced Solutions
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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