Mechanical/Electrical Designer

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is seeking a passionate, detail-oriented problem solver to serve as a designer supporting the development of a Thermal Protection System as a part of the nation’s leading Hypersonic Production Program conducted within Dynetics’ Advanced Materials Product Group. This role offers the opportunity to work remote up half-time.

As an integral member of the TPS production team, the ideal candidate will serve as a Designer supporting development of mechanical and electrical drawings for a flight TDP. The candidate will be responsible for working with engineers to design support tooling with manufacturability in mind, should be capable of interpreting and creating mechanical and electrical drawings, have a strong knowledge of GD&T, be skilled with CAD software like Creo and SolidWorks and should have strong communication skills.

The applicant must be able to create mechanical and electrical part and assembly drawings, generate a bill of materials based on drawings and specs, and work closely with both engineering and configuration management personnel. This position requires at least two days of in-office support, however more in-office support may be needed. This position may perform on multiple programs requiring the following, but not limited to:


  • Develop manufacturing drawings for a TDP
  • Collaborate with a team of technicians and engineers to develop tooling in support of complex assembly problems
  • Generate mechanical and electrical manufacturing drawings
  • Lead reviews of design concepts and manufacturing drawings
  • Mentor junior CAD users in conventions and best practices

Basic Qualifications

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Aerospace Engineering, and 5-10 years of experience OR 15-20 years of experience in engineering design and CAD based software with an Associates degree
  • Proficient in Creo and SolidWorks
  • Extensive knowledge of MS Office Products and web-based portals like SharePoint
  • Proficiency in Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing in accordance with ASME Y14.5
  • Self-motivated, value teamwork
  • CSWP certification
  • Active security clearance
  • Candidate must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama, AL area.

Other Qualifications

  • Military and Aerospace assembly techniques
  • Excellent communication skills including preparing reports and present results customers
  • 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

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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