Structure and Survivability Design Engineer in Sterling Heights, MI at Volt

Date Posted: 7/4/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt is seeking seasoned Structure and Survivability Design Engineer for our major defense client located in Sterling Heights, MI. in this role the selected candidate will lead the design and development of ground combat vehicle structures, armor and spall liner.

Specific work is to lead the following efforts:

  • Design of weld joints for steel and aluminum structures
  • Develop engineering design concepts via CAD software
  • Design of structures, appendages, armor and spall liner for various military vehicle platforms
  • Work with design services (drafting) to create detailed drawings
  • Provide technical support to other engineering organizations
  • Address manufacturing, procurement and field problem reports
  • Present design concepts and program status to functional and
  • program management

POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Required B.S. in Mechanical Engineering

  • Self starter, highly motivated individual
  • Knowledge of welding and metal fab desired
  • Extensive knowledge of model and drawing creation required
  • Knowledge of GD&T required
  • Experience using Pro/e, Unigraphics or other 3-D CAD software required
  • Knowledge of ballistic threats and basic principles of armor design desired
  • Must be Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and Powerpoint)
  • Occasional travel may be necessary
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills required
  • Must be able to obtain a security clearance

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path. 

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.