Mechanical Engineer

Leidos

4.1

(20)

Vista, CA

Why you should apply for a job to Leidos:

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 85% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Our Women’s Network is one of nine employee resources groups that provides support for onboarding, networking & professional development.
  • Leidos offers programs to help employees prepare for over 95 industry-standard professional and technical certifications.
  • Leidos offers a voluntary well–being benefit program to help support employees on their personal wellness journey and earn rewards.
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    Position summary

    ructures associated with large and small electromechanical systems and sub-systems

    • Identify components, communicate with vendors, provide analytical suggestions for component selections

    • Perform mechanical engineering duties in planning and designing of mechanical structures, environmental enclosures, tools, machines, and other mechanically functioning equipment

    • Oversee installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of equipment such as non-intrusive inspection X-Ray systems

    • Communicate effectively with internal team members across multiple engineering areas

    • Join the product development team and provide expertise for key component design requirements

    • Lead preliminary and critical design reviews for subsystems during product development process

    • Collaborate with a team of scientists and engineers in order to develop proof of concept, prototype, and production-ready systems

    • Create and maintain specifications ensuring documents are well developed, accurate, and consistent.

    • Adhere to existing/established Leidos internal processes and practices.

    Desired Qualifications:

    • Bachelor's degree with 4+ years of relevant experience or Master's degree with 2+ year experience. Additional experience may be considered in lieu of a degree

    • Must have the ability to obtain a Public Trust clearance (US citizenship required).

    • Hands-on experience with defining and implementing formal design documentation for mechanical engineering designs including assembly and detail drawings, BOM's and 3D CAD modeling.

    • Strong communication skills, including writing and presentation skills

    • Good documentation and process discipline with close attention to details

    • Proficient with SolidWorks part, assembly and mechanical drawing designs

    • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite (i.e., Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook

    • Excellent analytical, technical, and problem solving skills

    • Proficient understanding Engineering Mechanics (Static and Dynamics) and Heat Transfer.

    • Ability to organize and prioritize tasks based on guidance and direction from the engineering manager

    • Excellent interpersonal skills

    • Willing to travel abroad. If travel is necessary, typically will be 10%.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Understanding of Engineering Change Order process. (ECR, ECO, ECN)

    • Experience doing Finite Element Analysis.

    • Materials and material properties associated with outdoor platforms and electronic enclosures.

    • A strong understanding of metal fabrication processes such as machining, sheet-metal & welding.

    • Corrosion protection techniques and materials finishing processes.

    • Can effectively apply Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (ANSI Y14.5).

    • Experience with X-Ray device shielding and collimation is a plus.

    As a member of the Leidos Security Enterprise Solutions (SES) team, you will be joining a diverse and dedicated group who are excited about producing industry leading screening technology. Our team produces a comprehensive suite of fully automated and integrated products for aviation, shipping ports, border crossings, and critical infrastructure customers. These systems provide threat detection by screening baggage, cargo, and people at checkpoints around the world.

    Check out the links below to learn more about Security Enterprise Solutions (SES)
    https://careers.leidos.com/pages/security-enterprise-solutions
    https://https://www.leidos.com/markets/aviation/security-detection

    Original Posting Date:
    2024-06-25
    While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

    Pay Range:
    Pay Range $81,250.00 - $146,875.00

    The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

    Why you should apply for a job to Leidos:

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 85% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Our Women’s Network is one of nine employee resources groups that provides support for onboarding, networking & professional development.
  • Leidos offers programs to help employees prepare for over 95 industry-standard professional and technical certifications.
  • Leidos offers a voluntary well–being benefit program to help support employees on their personal wellness journey and earn rewards.