Mechanical Design Engineer / Dallas, TX - Military veterans preferred

Lockheed Martin (


  full-time   employee   contract

Grand Prairie
United States

Mechanical Design Engineer / Dallas, TX

Job ID: 463468BR
Date posted: Dec. 03, 2018
City: Grand Prairie
State: Texas
Description:***Lockheed Martin is seeking multiple Mechanical Engineers with specific experience in 3D CAD Design for upcoming roles in Orlando, FL***

-The Mechanical Design Engineer will be responsible for the mechanical design, engineering documentation, trade studies, and drawing release for a selected program.
-This position will also perform weights and tolerance analysis on system components.
-Individuals in this role will work concepts and detail designs to fit Platform Requirements.
-The selected designer will work the design layout, and follow-up working with mechanical analyst to ensure the design meets all requirements.
-Prior experience in metal machining, castings, composites, and forgings is preferred.
-Additionally, the designer will work with the supplier during the design and manufacturing process to mitigate any production issues.
-They will work closely with Mechanical Engineering to support all program objectives.
-Travel may be required on an as needed basis.

-Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position.

The Locale:
-Grand Prairie is part of the “Mid-Cities” region in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex which is in the North Central region of Texas.
-Grand Prairie is a suburb of both Dallas and Fort Worth.
-The region offers a great cost of living combined with a robust economy and a pleasant climate.
-The Mid-Cities is the suburban region filling the thirty-mile span between Dallas and Fort Worth.
-These communities include the cities of Arlington, Irving, Grand Prairie, Grapevine, Southlake, Colleyville, HEB (Hurst, Euless and Bedford), NRH (North Richland Hills and Richland Hills), Haltom City, Watauga, and Keller, along with multiple other smaller towns such as Trophy Club and Roanoke and together represent more people than either Dallas or Fort Worth.

Basic Qualifications:
-Must be a US Citizen and be able to obtain a Department of Defense Secret Clearance.

-Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university, preferably in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering.

-Minimum of 2 years of professional experience creating system level CAD models and using them to create drawings.

-Experience with all aspects of mechanical design, including layout and design documentation.
-Professional experience in either Pro-E CREO or CATIA V.5.
-Good knowledge of all aspects of Mechanical Engineering is essential.
Desired Skills:
-Experience in machined metals design as well as metal castings, composites and forgings are preferred.
-Knowledge of GD&T is preferred.
-Previous LMC experience is a plus.
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Mechanical Engineering
Clearance Level: Secret
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
Shift: First