Senior Metrology Engineer

Colorado Springs, CO |Full Time
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Position Description

Spire Manufacturing is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dynetics, is seeking talented Senior Metrology Engineer to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Spire Manufacturing provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

The Senior Metrology Engineer will utilize the latest inspection and metrology techniques in the development of manufacturing and assembling ceramic, composite, and metallic components into a complex assembly. Candidate will be responsible for evaluating metrology data, documenting methodology used, and presenting results to the team members and/or customers. Candidate must be able to apply knowledge of engineering design, GD&T, and manufacturing processes to complex mechanical assemblies. This position may perform on multiple programs requiring the following, but not limited to:


  • Utilize 3D scanning to perform metrology of components and complex assemblies using GD&T in accordance with ASME Y14.5
  • Effectively communicate results with a team of diverse individuals
  • Develop documentation to standardize metrology methods
  • Develop metrology processes for new systems based on design intent and customer requirements
  • Develop automation processes for a manufacturing environment
  • Perform design of tooling, fixturing, and prototype hardware

Basic Qualifications

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace, or similar
  • 10-15 years of experience in engineering, metrology, and mechanical design
  • 5+ years of experience with SolidWorks or equivalent CAD software
  • Experience processing 3D data
  • Experience with metrology of complex systems
  • 5-10 years GOM blue light scanning experience

In compliance with Colorado's Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, the hourly range for this role is $90k to $120k however, Dynetics considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role and associated responsibilities, a candidate's work experience, education/training, and key skills.

Other Qualifications

Active security clearance

  • Proficiency in geometric dimensioning and tolerancing in accordance with ASME Y14.5
  • Excellent communication skills including preparing reports and presenting results to customers
  • Team leadership experience
  • Ability to stay focused and succeed in high-stress, dynamic, and fast-paced environments
  • Strong communication and attention to detail
  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment

Benefit Information:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • HSA / FSA 
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement

Security Requirements

  • Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (as well as maintain) a Final Secret Clearance.

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COVID Response

In order to enter Dynetics facilities in the U.S. and to attend Dynetics events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated or have an approved exemption on file for COVID-19. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.

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