Mechanical Development Engineer

  • 10809 120th Ave NE, Kirkland, WA 98033, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

As a leader in the Aerospace, Defense and Commercial markets, Systima advances state of the art technologies through innovation and engineering, research and analysis, development, prototyping, fabrication and production. Our engineering teams take pride in delivering rapid, end-to-end engineering support and solutions, from concept to delivery.

Systima's Engineering team is actively seeking qualified candidates for all experience levels and technical specialties.

Job Description

DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER

The Development Engineer assists in all phases of development including conceptual level design and analysis, full scale system development, prototype hardware design, fabrication, and system testing. Open positions range from entry level to Senior Engineer or Chief Engineer.

  • Participates in team-oriented development, planning and execution of projects requiring mechanical system development
  • Interfaces with and contributes to multi-discipline team analysis, development, and testing activities in providing total integrated support to multiple clients
  • Assists in the completion of client goals on time, within budget and ensuring products conform to the highest standards of excellence in terms of accuracy, completeness, and presentation
  • Supports business development and project performance efforts to meet customer needs, including requirements definition, proposal presentations and design reviews
  • Effectively interacts with technical staff for proposal development and project performance

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • B.S. or M.S. Degree in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering. 
  • Experience in mechanical development of aerospace systems, with exposure to electromechanical systems
  • Proficient in SolidWorks, and experience with GD&T
  • Experience with heat transfer, structural analysis, dynamics/ kinematics, advanced high-strength materials, CAD and machine design

 

SENIOR DEVELOPMENT ENGINEER

The Senior Development Engineer performs a lead role in project management and program execution, and provides technical leadership for projects requiring the application and demonstration of aerospace and defense systems. Open positions range from entry level to Senior Engineer or Chief Engineer; typical candidates bring 0-10 years of relevant experience in the aerospace/defense industry.

  • Plays key role in proposal efforts and program management of projects requiring application of advanced mechanical and electromechanical system technologies 
  • Interfaces with and contributes to multi-discipline team analysis, development, and testing activities in providing total integrated support to multiple clients
  • Assists the program manager and/or project engineer in planning, assuring completion of client goals on time, within budget and ensuring products conform to the highest standards of excellence in terms of accuracy, completeness, and presentation
  • Effectively interacts with clients for business development including needs definition, proposal presentations, project definition and reviews

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • B.S. or M.S. Degree in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering
  • Experience in mechanical development of aerospace systems with exposure to electromechanical systems
  • Proficient in SolidWorks, and experience with GD&T
  • Background and experience with heat transfer, structural analysis, dynamics/ kinematics, advanced high-strength materials, CAD and machine design
  • Demonstrated ability to develop, plan and execute projects
  • Possesses strong mechanical aptitude as well as creativity in solving problems

Qualifications

Must be a U.S. Citizen

Must hold or be able to obtain a DoD SECRET clearance

Additional Information

Systima Technologies is a dynamic and growing company. We work on innovative, fast-paced projects from concept to production. We are looking to fill multiple immediate openings across our Integrated Product Teams.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package including Flexible Time Off, 401(k), paid holidays, medical/dental/vision coverage plans, education reimbursement, ESPP, annual bonuses and more. Apply today by uploading your resume and cover letter, and we'll get in touch regarding next steps.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.