Mechanical Engineer (Military Veterans Wanted!)
Company: General Dynamics Mission Systems
Posted on: November 11, 2018
Basic Qualifications Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, a related specialized area or field or equivalent experience is required. CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: Department of Defense Secret security clearance is required within 24 months of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required. Responsibilities for this Position General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Mechanical Engineer. This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation's core defense/intelligence services and systems. General Dynamics Mission Systems employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions. REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS: Performs design and development in such areas as mechanical, thermal, hydraulic, thermodynamic, or heat transfer for production, measurement, and use of mechanical and/or electromechanical systems, instruments, controls, engines and/or machines Conducts feasibility studies and testing on new and modified designs Provides design information for detailing packaging documentation Conducts feasibility studies and testing on new and modified designs Provides design information for detailing packaging documentation Carries out other tasks, not listed, assigned by supervisor Travel may be required Security clearance may be required KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Clear understanding to perform all responsibilities associated with the position Must be proficient with clear understanding modeling CAD tools to create mechanical models and accompanying drawings Grasps and applies new information quickly Handles more complex assignments Shows initiative on assignments, and professionally executes projects with little direction PREFERRED DEGREE TYPES AND EXPERIENCE: Work closely with Systems engineers to perform mechanical design, electronic packaging and analysis for new design projects Experience with CREO 3 and ANSYS suite of analysis tools, specifically for structural, thermal and airflow analysis is desired. Work closely with electrical engineers, mechanical engineers and manufacturing engineers to brainstorm solutions, challenge designs and actively participate in design reviews. 3D CAD experience (Pro/E CREO 3, SolidWorks) Technical drawing knowledge: drawing standards, tolerancing, GD&T (Geometric, Dimensioning and Tolerancing) Structural analysis: including FEA (Finite Element Analysis) Thermal Analysis (ANSYS IcePAK) Cable Harness System (Mentor Graphics) experience is required TeamCenter Workflow process experience Demonstrated Design performance Design for Manufacturability Design for Assembly Company Overview General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team! General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran
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