BAE Systems Mechanical Engineer I in Hudson, New Hampshire

BAE Systems Survivability, Targeting, and Sensing Solutions (STS) seeks a Mechanical Engineer in the Greater Nashua NH area. The candidate will perform mechanical engineering work which requires knowledge and application of basic engineering principles, theories, and concepts to complete assignments associated with the design, development, and production of optomechanical hardware and electronics. The successful candidate will work well individually and in teams under the supervision of Sr. Engineers to generate technical solutions to complex problems. Familiarity with solid modeling, design, thermal, and structural analysis techniques desired. Knowledge of optomechanics and electronics packaging a plus.

Engineering responsibilities / duties include:

  • Support of multidisciplinary product design teams: Candidate will support senior engineering personnel in the design , development, and selection of basic hardware components. Assigned duties may include the design of specific packaging modules, mechanisms, and/or components to meet specified requirements.

  • Performing mechanical analyses: Candidate will obtain working knowledge of company standard analysis tools, perform static, dynamic, and thermal analyses of mechanical structures and systems.

  • Support design verification / validation activities: Candidate will support the fabrication, verification, and environmental testing of hardware including vibration, thermal, shock, and others as required. Will generate hardware prototypes, test plans and reports to document work.

  • Generation of presentations and documentation to communicate technical information to internal and external customers

  • Supporting the development of technical drawings used in the fabrication of hardware

  • Supporting factory Operations personnel to perform root cause assessments and implement solutions for production issues

  • Working within prescribed budgets, schedules, and requirements

Minimum Education And Experience

Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience

Required Skills And Education

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering

  • U.S. Citizenship required with the ability to obtain a Secret clearance

  • MS Office

  • Finite Element Analysis

  • Solid Modeling

  • Strong communication and organizational skills

  • Basic mechanical analysis and problem solving skills

  • Basic experience with laboratory work protocols and standard tools/equipment

  • Ability to work in a multi-tasking environment

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Mechanical Engineer I

Hudson, New Hampshire