Mechanical Engineer I

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Mechanical Engineer I

Roles and responsibilities

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

Job Description:
Wanted: A Mechanical Engineer with a range of skills related to the design, fabrication, and test of mechanical hardware

Initial responsibilities will center on the support of the fabrication and testing phases of hardware for Mars exploration missions. You may be working
at the individual level with some oversight or as a part of a larger team.

Required Skills:
•Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering or related technical discipline or completion of some portion of an upper division Mechanical Engineering curriculum plus 2 or more years of related professional experience.
•Extensive understanding and wide application of principles, theories, concepts and techniques in solving mechanical and electromechanical design problems, performing trade studies, developing design requirements, designing piece-parts and mechanical systems, and providing oversight to the fabrication, assembly, and testing of robotic systems, electric vehicles, mechatronic systems, and embedded systems.
•Extensive knowledge of applicable industry and/or academic practices and standards in mechanical systems, electromechanical systems, and embedded systems.
•Extensive experience and skill in design and analysis using one or more CAD programs such as: SolidWorks, UGNX, or Pro/ENGINEER
•Strong written and verbal communication skills to facilitate inter-team information flow and to support review of team products

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