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TAD PGS, Inc. Satellite Mechanical Engineer in Englewood, Colorado

Satellite Mechanical Engineer

Category: Engineering


We have an outstanding Contract position for aSatellite Mechanical Engineerto join a leading Company located in theEnglewood, COsurrounding area.**U.S. Citizenship Required.

Candidate must have the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Security Clearance.

Please click on this link if you have any questions on how to obtain a clearance

Job Responsibilities:

  • Satellite mechanical subsystem level design, including requirement analysis, mission analysis, and design trade-offs.

  • Solve hardware interface problems, define input/output parameters, and specify mechanical tolerances to enable integration of the entire system or subsystem.

  • Create and interpret design and manufacturing drawings to enable component procurement and support of manufacturing activities and inspections.

  • Generate build and assembly documentation, interface control documentation, test plans and procedures.

  • Undertake integration of mechanical components / assemblies in clean room facilities, maintaining clean room compliance and safe working practices.

  • Understand launch environment impacts on mechanical design and demonstrate familiarity with various environmental test standards (e.g. GEVs).

  • Interpret environmental test reports and determine level of mechanical test/verification required.

  • Design and write specifications for mechanical ground support equipment required for various projects (turn-over rigs, shaker tables etc.).

  • Actively participate in system design on missions from bid generation through to launch and operations, with a mechanical system focus.

  • Prepare technical response to bids, presentation materials and reports to a high standard.

  • Liaise with engineering staff on higher-level design, integration and test matters, be flexible and willing to support other teams/disciplines as necessary.

  • Liaise with customer and supplier staff, and staff from other parts of General Atomics, as required.

  • Perform other duties as assigned or required.

Basic Hiring Criteria:

  • Typically requires a bachelors degree, masters degree or PhD in engineering or a related technical discipline from an accredited institution and progressive engineering experience as follows; six or more years of experience with a bachelors degree, four or more years of experience with a masters degree, or two or more years with a PhD. May substitute equivalent engineering experience in lieu of education.

  • Experience with SolidWorks CAD package.

  • Experience creating, releasing and reviewing engineering drawings.

  • Experience with Geometric Dimensioning &Tolerance applications (GD&T).

Desired Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of ANSYS and or NASTRAN finite element model analysis is highly desirable.

  • Experience in hardware spacecraft testing, and test requirements is highly desirable.

  • Familiarity with all aspects of the satellite system life cycle, including spacecraft level environmental testing, launch, and operations.

  • Experience with tolerance stack-up analysis is desired.

Company Description:

TAD PGS, INC. specializes in delivering secure, reliable and rapidly implemented workforce solutions to the U.S. Federal marketplace, including U.S. Government agencies and their prime contractors. With more than 50 years of experience, TAD PGS, INC. has earned a reputation for accountability, a value that government agencies and prime contractors both demand and deserve.TAD PGS, INC. sources professionals for the full spectrum of federal positions, from administrative to management, and those contracts requiring extremely niche-oriented technical skills and the highest levels of security clearance.VEVRAA Federal Contractor / Request Priority Protected Veteran Referrals / EOE Protected Veterans/Disability

Location: Englewood , CO

Minimum Experience (yrs): 3-7

Required Education: Bachelors Degree