Mechanical Engr - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

San Diego
United States


SAIC is currently looking to hire a Mechanical Engineer to our team in San Diego, CA.


Candidate will provide engineering and documentation support for Engineering team at customer location.  Efforts will be focused toward COTS (Commercial Off-the-Shelf) integration for military network systems. 


Responsibilities and Duties include: 

  • Design and documentation of equipment cabinets, equipment mounting kits, and equipment subassemblies. 
  • Create detailed drawings/designs using Solidworks 3D CAD software. 
  • Work with senior engineers to create designs and drawings.
  • Perform fit-check/quality assurance on prototype metal assemblies and support production activities. 
  • Solid model creation/modification.
  • Maintain configuration management of engineering drawings and technical data package elements (Generating and Incorporating ECN’s). 
  • Generate detailed Cable fabrication drawings using AutoCAD and assembly work instructions using MS Word. 


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar STEM field and 2 years of experience 

  • An Interim DoD Secret Clearance required, with the ability to obtain a Secret Clearance 

  • Minimum of 1 (one) year of experience in using Solidworks software to create 3D models and associated drawings.

  • Experience in the use of 2D drafting AutoCAD software.  

  • Candidate must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint 

  • Strong technical, interpersonal, written and verbal skills are a must. 

  • Candidate must have the ability to operate effectively in a team environment and able to take direction and constructive criticism.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 1 year cumulative experience in the design and fabrication of electronic enclosures and rack mount equipment. 

  • Working knowledge of ASME Drawing Requirements Manual (DRM) including ASME Y14.5 and other industry documentation standards desired. 

  • Experience in the development of EIA enclosures desired. 

  • Familiarity with military technical drawing creation, review, and change control. 

  • Familiarity with military environmental test standards desired.