Mechanical Engineer in Chandler, AZ at Volt

Date Posted: 8/3/2020

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Job Description

VOLT is looking for Mechanical Engineer in Chandler, Arizona

Job Title: Mechanical Engineer
Location: Chandler, Arizona (Onsite position)
Expected Duration: 6 Months
1st shift
40 hours per week
Must relocate to job location on your own expenses

Role Description & Responsibilities:

This opening is to support the design, analysis, procurement, build, and test of components and propulsion subsystems. 
Experience with liquid cryogenic propulsion components or systems is a plus. 
The Propulsion Engineer will perform a wide range of duties associated with the specification, procurement, test, and delivery of related hardware for use on launch vehicle platforms. 
Candidate will be responsible for product management, including resolving technical issues, scheduling of production and test activities, and working through potential conflicts with suppliers. 
In addition, candidate will maintain detailed records for each component type, which includes specifications, purchase orders, pedigrees, test results, key technical characteristics, and non-conformances.

The ideal Candidate for this role will be one who is comfortable working on a variety of problems across a range of hardware subsystems. 
A Candidate will work as part of an Integrated Product Team (IPT) under the guidance of a Lead Engineer. 
As part of the IPT, the Candidate will need to be able to effectively communicate and interface with suppliers, other departments, and customers, both internal and external, to ensure the components meet the vehicle requirements.
The Candidate will resolve test or hardware discrepancies and implement corrective actions. 
The Candidate will be required to perform and publish analyses, by applying sound engineering principles and techniques. 
The Candidate will plan engineering activities, such as component tests and technical analyses to ensure the product meets specified requirements.

The Candidate will also be responsible for gathering, maintaining, formatting, compiling, assessing technical data, such as laboratory or material test results and engineering design changes. 
The Candidate will produce engineering documentation, reports, and presentations. 
The Candidate will write and implement Specifications, Statements of Work, Work Packages, Test Reports, and compliance matrices, as well as document any deficiencies to internal engineering standards.
The Candidate will be expected to be proactive in learning and becoming an expert in the design and performance characteristics of various hardware subsystems. 
Will be responsible for developing technical solutions for issues, communicating those solutions to appropriate Program and Division Management, and properly implement those solutions. 
Candidate will be expected to coordinate necessary subject matter expert support in the company as needed to achieve those necessary objectives.

Education & Experience Requirements:
• Candidate shall possess at least a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering, preferably in Aerospace Engineering or Mechanical Engineering.
• Minimum of two years of engineering experience required
• Candidate must possess good interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal, problem solving skills with ability to work with a diverse group of people including technicians, engineers and management and in a variety of work environments.
• Candidate must have ability to travel, expected at least 10% of the time.

VOLT is an Equal Opportunity Employer