The Maritime Solutions Division (MSD) develops and deploys advanced technology solutions that address existing and emerging maritime missions of national importance for a broad range of customers across the Department of Defense, Intelligence Community, other governmental agencies and commercial clients. MSD is currently seeking a Mechanical Engineer to support the development of maritime hardware in Long Beach, MS. Position requires US citizenship and the ability to obtain a DoD security clearance.
This opening seeks an entry level mechanical engineer to help take ocean hardware systems, and/or systems of systems, through prototype research and development, initial production, and future full-rate production work. The mechanical engineer will support the planning, design, development, installation, and maintenance of a variety of sub-surface, surface, and land based systems. Additionally, the position will involve working on multidisciplinary engineering teams, with responsibility for timely completion of tasks under the direction and supervision of a senior engineer. Will perform tasks to completion semi-independently after receiving technical direction, be able to suggest solutions to technical problems, and serve on a design review team. The engineer will also prepare and/or review proposed Engineering Change documents, test plans, and test reports. Will interface with members of engineering teams, configuration review teams, Quality Assurance, and procurement personnel to define and resolve testing and production issues.
- Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Egineering or equivalent experience and less than 2 years prior relevant experience
- Experience with SolidWorks software
- Working ability to operate MathCAD and other analysis tools
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, along with excellent written and oral communication skills
- Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Security clearance
- Engineering experience with undersea hardware system development and production
- Experience with underwater/marine engineering and the unique applications of working in a maritime environment.
- Solidworks Certification: CSWP or CSWA
- Active Secret Security Clearance
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Mechanical Engineering
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