The Boeing Company Senior Mechanical Design & Analysis Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama
At Boeing, we are all innovators on a mission to connect, protect, explore and inspire. From the seabed to outer space, you'll learn and grow, contributing to work that shapes the world. Find your future with us. The Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS) organization is seeking an experienced Senior Mechanical Design & Analysis Engineer (Level 4) for the Design Engineering team in Huntsville , AL on the Patriot Advanced Capability (PAC-3) missile-defense program . Boeing Huntsville has multi-year contracts to develop, manufacture, and test the Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) missile seeker and future improvements. The PAC-3 Seeker is a complex, radar-based electro-mechanical assembly. These contracts are driving significant, long-term growth for the PAC-3 engineering team on the Huntsville, AL campus. This Senior Mechanical Design & Analysis Engineer will be responsible for developing concepts, architecture, and detailed mechanical designs for product hardware and test fixtures on a new PAC-3 Seeker upgrade program. Position Responsibilities Duties will include (but are not limited to): Leads and provides technical quality review of the development and documentation of mechanical and fluid systems and thermal environment to establish the system design Leads activities to validate and verify mechanical and fluid systems requirements Leads the development, maintenance or modification of system components' designs / proposals to provide installation and detail documentation Performs and documents analyses Manages supplier development, test and production activities and directs the supplier to optimize integration and achieve program goals Prioritizes, delegates and tracks performance and documentation of analyses of mechanisms / landing gear / ordnance components and systems selecting appropriate methods to validate or assess the design Supports proposal preparation and new business development efforts Trains and coaches others Works under minimal direction Basic Qualifications ( Required Skills / Experience ): This position requires an active Secret U.S. Security Clearance. (A U.S. Security Clearance that has been active in the past 24 months is considered active.) Applicants are requested to include their Security Clearance Level, Investigation Type and Investigation Date on resume. Position is contingent on clearance verification and customer concurrence. Bachelors of Science degree or higher in an engineering classification Preferred Qualifications ( Desired Skills / Experience ): 8+ years’ of engineering experience Preferred Skills in one or more of these areas: Experience Detailed electronic packaging design and analysis (including knowledge of mechanical aspects of electronics such as solder joint integrity) Advanced experience with solid modeling Computer Aided Design (CAD); Pro E is strongly preferred Structural and thermal Finite Element Analyses (FEA) using tools such as NASTRAN / PATRAN Gimbal or robotic controls Development products for harsh, missile flight environments Creation, release, and configuration of detailed technical documentation packages Supporting microwave components such as wave guides and antennas Working with suppliers Thermal, vibration, and Environmental Stress Screening equipment and processes for electronic circuit card assemblies and complex electro-mechanical assemblies Root Cause and Corrective Action problem resolution techniques Design for manufacturability Typical Education / Experience : Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 9 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD+4 years' related work experience, Master+7 years' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard. Relocation : This position is located in Huntsville , AL and offers relocation based on candidate eligibility. Candidates must live in the immediate Huntsville area or be willing to relocate for this opportunity. NOTE: Basic relocation plan is being offered for internal candidates. Referral to this job is eligible for bonus. Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies. All information provided will be checked and may be verified. Please apply ASAP for this role as recruitment may commence before the end date.
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