Senior Specialist Mechanical Engineer

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Robert W. Simril & Associates
NC, United States

Phone: (252( 675-8600
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Senior Specialist Mechanical Engineer





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You will design and development of space-based structures, mechanisms, and/or mechanical support equipment often with interfaces to precision optomechanical systems for spacecraft payloads. Responsibilities include completing mechanical performance, manufacturing, and reliability assessments, mechanical architecture definition, and technical specification and interface control drawing development with supporting trade studies. Lead small cross-functional teams of engineers and designers in accomplishing the above assignments. Responsible for investigating solutions to product or process problems.

You need to bring experience in optomechanical and/or mechanism design. Strong knowledge and experience with mechanical design (including Y14.5 GD&T), tolerancing, and analysis. Knowledge and experience with broad project management of complex projects or processes with general oversight. Experience may range from concept development through procurement and design qualification. Mechanical experience including work with requirements flow downs to specifications and interface definition and compliance verification.