Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - Space Systems

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics, an employee-owned company, is seeking a talented Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to join a diverse, highly-skilled team to create unique solutions for complex problems involving foreign weapons systems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, costeffective intelligence, engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

The Senior Mechanical Design Engineer will support Dynetics’ development of space hardware systems. Candidate will be responsible for the mechanical design of systems and components for government and commercial space customers. Candidate will utilize 3D CAD software to evaluate or integrate designs with existing systems and at times also produce designs. Candidate will apply sound mechanical engineering and design principles in the development of machined, structural, fabricated, and sheet metal components. Candidate will develop design concepts given documented requirements. Candidate will oversee Bill of Material development and component specification for mechanical assemblies as well as applying engineering design processes, design for manufacturing, & drawing production.


Basic Qualifications

Candidate must possess a Bachelor's of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or equivalent degree from an ABET-accredited university.

Candidate must have at least 7 years of demonstrated mechanical design experience using computer aided design software.

Candidate must have experience drafting and reviewing mechanical drawings to ASME Y14 standards.

Candidate must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama, AL area.


Other Qualifications

Preference shown to candidates who possess a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or equivalent degree from an ABET-accredited university.

Preferred candidates will also meet some of the following:

  • Experience designing space flight hardware.
  • Experience with PDM/PLM systems.
  • Experience with SOLIDWORKS CAD or CATIA CAD.
  • Experience with a Finite Element Modeling software package.
  • Certifications for MCAD Systems


Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen.

Possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.



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