Mechanical Engineer II - Active Sci clearance or higher/ U.S Citizenship required

Location: Pasadena, CA
Date Posted: 10-02-2018
6+ month contract
U.S Citizen 
All qualified resumes will be responded to within 24 hours or less

seeking a self-motivated opto-mechanical assembly engineer who can work well both independently and in a team environment. This position will support a space flight program for our customer. The candidate will be responsible for leading a group of 6-10 mechanical technicians in the assembly of space flight hardware. 

The tasks to be performed include but are not limited to: 
•Requirements management 
•Working with and leading/mentoring mechanical assembly technicians 
•Writing and implementing assembly procedures 
•Environmental testing of hardware, to include EMI/EMC, TVAC testing, Vibe testing 
Security Clearance: 

Qualified applicants will be subject to a security investigation and must meet minimum qualifications for access to program information 

This position requires U.S. Citizenship and an active TS/SCI security clearance. 

Education / Work Experience: 

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Physics, or related STEM discipline with typically a minimum of 6 years of related experience. 

Required Skills 
•Strong demonstrated experience leading a team of mechanical technicians 
•Familiarity with clean room environment and processes 
•Experience with hardware safety processes 
•Cognizant of QA processes 
•Experience working with a cross functional team of QA, contamination, and safety engineers 
•Experience writing assembly procedures 
•Experience with environmental testing (EMI/EMC, TVAC testing, Vibe testing, etc.) 
•Familiarity with mechanical ground support equipment 
•Excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills
Desired Skills •Master’s degree in a STEM discipline •Excellent problem solving skills •Ability to deal with multiple issues, tasks, and priorities concurrently
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