Struct & Payload Design Engr 3 in Germantown, MD at Volt

Date Posted: 11/17/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt is hiring for a Structural and Payload Design Engineer Level 3 for aerospace client in Germantown, MD.

Develops, integrates and documents structural and interior payload system requirements to establish the system design. Develops, maintains and modifies structural and interior payload system and component designs, using 3-D Computer Aided Design tools and/or other design methods, to provide product definition to other engineering groups, production operations, suppliers and external customers throughout the product lifecycle. Performs, integrates analytical and test results to validate and verify systems and components meet requirements and specifications. Manages supplier development, test and production activities and coordinates with the supplier to optimize the design and achieve program goals. Develops new design/analysis processes and tools to improve the effectiveness, quality and efficiency of the development effort. Investigates emerging technologies to develop concepts for future product designs to meet projected requirements. Works under general direction.

Skill Set:
Must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience using 3D modeling tools, Creo is preferred.
Must be able to conceptualize and design parts using a variety of fabrication processes.
Must be able to create models of parts in CAD and create accurate and concise fabrication and assembly documentation that follow industry standards.
Their designs must be optimized for cost and ease of manufacturing.
Experience with injection molding plastics, vacuum forming plastics, CNC machining, sheet metal fabrication, connector selection, cable design, graphics design, and rendering in CAD.
BSME not required

Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 5 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD, Master+3 years' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard. ENG degree required

*Requires ability to obtain a US Government Secret Clearance. 

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.