Mechanical Engineer I - AERO at Meggitt Defense Systems, Inc (Meggitt Baltimore, Inc.) in Irvine, California

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Design and Document Aero-mechanical and electro-mechanical equipment and products. Reviews and directs changes to engineering drawings. Analyzes performance and stress. Runs tests to validate engineering designs in a safe and effective manner.

Understanding of military specifications and environment desired, able to understand engineering drawings. Experience with test equipment setup, operation and fabrication. Must have a good understanding of mechanical engineering concepts, theory and calculations. Knowledge of computer-aided design and analysis software would be beneficial.

Performs installation, operation, maintenance, test and repair of mechanically functioning test equipment and test set-ups. Under general supervision and with some latitude for un-reviewed action, performs assignments which involve responsibility for a test set-ups and equipment design. May give direction to Drafters/Designers.

Must be eligible to obtain a DoD Security Clearance and be a US Citizen.
Must have a BSME or equivalent. Actionable plan to achieve Master's degree. Zero to three years of experience in designing and developing complex electro-mechanical components/subsystems for the aerospace/defense industry and applying ASME Y14.5M. Works under supervision, performs assignments of moderate complexity and assists other Engineers.

Personal Computer. Spreadsheets & word processing. CAD knowledge a plus with emphasis in Solidworks and/or AutoCad and ProE.

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This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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Irvine, California, United States

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