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Job #: R-00039674
Location: Long Beach, MS
Category: Mechanical Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

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Description

Job Description:

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.
 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
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.
 

Qualifications:

  • 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


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 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

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Mechanical Engineering

Leidos

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 33,000 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.

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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.

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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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