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Job #: R-00003174
Location: Vista, CA
Category: Engineering Drafting
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

The Leidos Security & Transportation Technology Group has an immediate opening for an Electro Mechanical Designer in Vista, CA. This role will be responsible for performing the following activities:

• Create and maintain electrical and mechanical documentation
• Use SolidWorks to create and maintain solid model parts, assemblies and drawings
• Use Mentor Graphics PADS to create and maintain PCB designs and layouts
• Use SolidWorks PDM to: create and edit file relationships; set document properties; maintain revision control
• Create and modify bill of materials (BOM) in material requirements program (MRP)
• Generate technical data package and redlines for engineering change orders (ECO)
• Create and process ECOs to support initial release and changes to production released documentation
• Revision control, approval and release of controlled engineering documents in PDM and MRP system
• Assign drawing numbers, part numbers and various other document tracking numbers
• Assist in the creation and updates of ISO documents, including Standard Operating Procedures and Work Instructions

Successful candidates need to:
• Have good critical thinking, communication and interpersonal skills
• Learn and apply company standards to assigned work
• Have the ability to communicate standards to others
• Be able to work independently and productively with minimal supervision
• Recognize problems, identify possible causes and resolve routine problems
• Perform in an expeditious manner while maintaining quality results
• Have a high level of initiative and the ability to work both in a team environment as well as independently
• Effectively interface with all internal departments as well as vendors

Required Education & Experience:
• Must have a minimum of 5 years experience as Electrical / Mechanical Engineer.
• Must have an Associates Degree in Electro Mechanical Drafting and Design or related major.
• Must have expertise in SolidWorks and Mentor Graphics PADS
• Must have thorough knowledge of SolidWorks PDM
• Must be skilled at using MRP systems for:
BOM creation and modifications; identifying part usage; generating reports; researching parts
• Must have thorough understanding of engineering change control
• Must know how to read and interpret documentation for CAD, 3D modeling, BOMs, PCB, schematics and wiring diagrams
• Must work to documented ISO process and procedures
• Proficient in Microsoft Office products and Adobe Acrobat

This job may require participation in a radiation safety-monitoring program.

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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