Warhead Design Engineer

Redstone Arsenal, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics, an employee-owned company, is seeking a talented warhead engineer to support the design, development, testing, and analysis of warheads and lethal mechanisms for DoD customers. Candidate will utilize broad engineering knowledge to perform engineering design and analyses in support of warhead development and test programs. Activities will include CAD design, hydrodynamic modeling and analysis, test definition, test data analysis, coordination with lethality analysts, overseeing fabrication of prototype hardware, coordination with test agencies, test planning, and documentation of test and analyses.


Basic Qualifications

Candidate must be a US citizen, and must be a resident of the Huntsville, AL area or be willing to relocate to the Huntsville, AL area.

Position requires a Bachelor's degree in Mechnical Engineering or other related discipline from an ABET accredited university with 5-10 years of experience.

Candidate must have multi-discipline engineering knowledge, skills and interests to support a wide variety of design and testing activities.  Candidate must have demonstrated experience with computer aided design (CAD) software.

Other Qualifications

Ideal candidate would have experience working in research and development (R&D) environment for DoD customers.  Master's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar is preferred. Knowledge of blast fragmentation, shaped charge, Explosively Formed Penetrator (EFP), and/or penetrator warhead technologies is preferred. 

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.

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