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Job #: R-00009033
Location: Arlington, VA
Category: Mechanical Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Leidos Innovations Center (LInC)

Job Description:

This is where your legacy begins! We 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 production.

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.


Primary Responsibilities

- Support applied research and engineering development of solutions and products in across various projects for land-based, airborne, and/or space applications.
- Provides mechanical engineering leadership on new R&D and current designs as well as support sustaining production products.
- Work closely with the science and manufacturing departments to facilitate transition of innovative technology from the research stage to full production.


Basic Qualifications

- B.S. degree (M.S. Degree preferred) in Mechanical Engineering or related field from an accredited college/university with at least 5 years of experience as a mechanical design engineer
- Must be able to obtain a secret security clearance
- Experience in advanced electronics packaging, chip-to-ambient thermal resistance, materials, vibration & shock analysis, thermal simulation and cooling.
- 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
- 5% travel may be required across the division and/or customer sites
- Strong written and oral communication skills


Preferred Qualifications

- Demonstrated leadership of small technical teams and projects

- 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
- Experience with documentation packages for military products


- Familiarity with VITA VPX Circuit Card Assemblies
- Current Secret Security Clearance or above. Ability to get Top Secret Clearance in the future.


LInC

Electronic Warfare

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 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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