Mechanical Engineer w/Active TS/SCI

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Mechanical Engineer w/Active TS/SCI

Roles and responsibilities
Must be a US Citizen
19 month contract position
W2 with full benefits
Must be able to pass background check and drug screen

Job Description:
Mid to Senior Career level mechanical engineer to lead the design, analysis, and procurement/fabrication of Mechanical Ground Support Equipment (MGSE) and support of Prime hardware integration activities. MGSE related Responsibilities to include: - Interfacing with Cognizant Engineer to develop requirements for MGSE - Design, Drafting, and Analysis of MGSE using JPL design principles - Managing MGSE schedule and cost - Creating IBATs for MGSE proof loading and shepherding hardware through proof loading process - Items to be addressed include but not limited to: Handling, Lift, and Rotation, Vibration, and Thermal Vacuum fixtures.

Prime Hardware Integration Activities include: - Using integration and Test Storyboard - Creating IBATs for prime hardware integration - Support daily integration activities as needed - Scheduling and tracking of hardware processing (e.g. cleaning, bakeouts, inspection, etc.)

Required Skills:
-Solid communication skills 
-Able to work independently with minimal oversight 
-Experience in design of mechanical systems 
-Computer Aided Drafting, preference for NX 
-Geometric Design and Tolerance 
-Familiarity with Finite Element Analysis, either performing or overseeing the tasks

Desired Skills:
-Experience and familiarity with Hardware integration for large complex mechanical system 

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