Mechanical Engineer - Hypersonics

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics Technical Solutions, Inc. (DTS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Dynetics, Inc. The Strategic Programs office is seeking a qualified Mechanical Engineer for its hypersonics line of business. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics Technical Solutions provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

The successful candidate will serve as a Mechanical Engineer that will handle all aspects of mechanical design for Hypersonic Glide Bodies (HGB) and Long Range Hypersonic Weapon System (LRHW). Specific duties may encompass structural design, parts design, materials evaluation, requirements specification and source selection of components. Areas of work will include documenting mechanical designs of the mechanical structure and components as well as assembly, test equipment, and transport fixtures. The candidate will assist in preparation of RFP for component manufacturing, including parts management, quality, test requirements and documentation.

The candidate will provide supplier surveillance during installation and inspection as well as review technical drawings and update/correct as needed. Work will be conducted in an integration/production facility along with a laboratory environment.

Basic Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent field from an ABET accredited school is required. Candidate should have at least 3+ years of relevant experience.

The following skills/abilities are desired:

  • Experience with design of mechanical aspects of missiles and test equipment

  • Knowledge of missile mechanical structural systems including cast, forged and
    machined parts

  • Experience with environmental testing of components and related test equipment

  • Experience with compatible materials, fasteners, coatings, processes and assembly methods

  • Knowledge of ASME drawing standards

  • Experience with Creo Elements/Pro (formerly Pro/ENGINEER)

  • Organizational skills to document designs, assist with Technical Data Packages (TDP) and support production and test

Candidate must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama, AL area.

Other Qualifications

The ideal candidate would have experience related to design and or test of missile structural components and have a current DoD Secret clearance.

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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