Mechanical & Structural Engineer

Position Responsibilities 
Your duties as an engineer will include (but are not limited to):

  • Support the development of subsea mechanical systems including structures, robotic mechanisms, electro-mechanical & hydraulic powered actuation systems for Unmanned Underwater Vehicles (UUVs), Payloads, and associated equipment and rugged electronics packaging
  • Mechanical design (including electronics packaging), structural and thermal analysis, fabrication and assembly
  • Perform shop follow activities, implement Design for Manufacturing (DFM) and Design for Assembly (DFA) guidelines, field integration, and delivery
  • Perform tolerance analyses via GD&T ASME Y14.5
  • Perform structural and thermal analysis using Finite Element Analysis (FEA) software and CAE tools to include: underwater electro-optical connectors, pressure tank adapters, protective sheet metal shields, enclosures, seals, etc.

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills / Experience):

• Team experience (Agile work environment, formal technical presentations, formal customer presentations) 
• Knowledge of (electronic interfaces, undersea equipment environmental requirements) 
• Directly related experience (<3, <5, <10, >10) 
• Active security clearance (none, secret, TS, SCI) 
• Position skill area (design, analysis) 

Typical Education / Experience:

Degree and typical experience in engineering classification: Bachelor's 14 or more years' experience, Master's with 12 or more years' experience or PhD with 9 or more years' experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.

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Corporate / senior

460 Herndon Pkwy # 300, Herndon, VA 20170

Herndon , United States


United States



Corporate / senior

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