The Secure Sensor Solutions RF Mechanical Department is currently seeking a Sr. Principal Mechanical Engineer for the Radar Antenna & Design Integration Section in El Segundo, Ca.
The person in this position will be involved in electronics packaging design and project management for Airborne Radar Subsystems including Antenna, Receiver, Exciter, Processor and Power Supply subsystems. Tasks will include mechanical engineering throughout the hardware life cycle, including concept development, preliminary and detail design, transition to production, production support and installation. Designs will be for tactical airborne defense environment based sensor systems including ground-based, shipboard, airborne, and space sensors. Typical technologies include high density printed wiring board assemblies, electronic enclosures, thermal heat exchangers, machined components, RF microwave assemblies, and power converter units, all with challenging design constraints including Size, Weight, Power and design to Cost.
The candidate will provide technical leadership on major programs and interface with program offices and customers to support technical interchanges, proposals, design reviews and other engineering reviews. The candidate will frequently lead teams through the design development and will be expected to ensure that the established procedures are followed in the creation of technical data packages while meeting all program design objectives. This position will also include project management tasks such as tracking budget and schedule performance.
Candidate should possess the desire to grow and perform as a specialized engineer focused on system electronic packaging. The candidate will be required to work from requirements to develop unit design concepts and perform design trades. The candidate will be required to complete detailed layouts and design documentation using Computer Aided Design tools. They will also be required to provide support to suppliers who are fabricating the unit components and assemblies.
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