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Mechanical/Ocean Engineer - Unmanned Maritime Vehicles

Engility San Diego, CA
  • Posted: August 21, 2019
  • Full-Time

The Mechanical/Ocean Engineer position will support the development, integration, testing, and technical documentation of unmanned maritime systems. This position will be in support of a program that's located at Point Loma, CA. The ideal candidate will have a strong ability to analyze high-level problem statements and develop conceptual solutions for consideration during team discussions; develop detailed, viable, engineering solutions from conceptual designs; generate technical documentation packages, including fabrication drawings, analysis packages, and technical briefs; interface with vendors to identify Commercial-Off-The-Shelf (COTS) components and initiate fabrication of custom components; integrate components or subsystems into system assemblies; conduct component-level lab tests and system level operational at-sea tests; generate test plans and document test results; and thrive in a dynamic, team environment.

  • Design, analysis and development of components and assemblies for surface and subsurface maritime systems

  • Design, analysis and development of ocean structures

  • Design, analysis, and development of subsea pressure vessels, including sealing interface design and weight optimization.

  • Design, analysis, specification and development of underwater actuators and drive systems.

  • Design and specification of underwater cable assembly components

  • Design and specification of underwater pneumatic and hydraulic systems

  • Design and analysis of corrosion mitigation systems.

  • Packaging design for electrical components and systems, including thermal analysis and heat transfer design.

  • Integration and assembly of electro-mechanical systems

  • Test and evaluation of unmanned maritime systems, including development of test plans and test reports.

  • Development of launch and recovery plans for maritime systems.

  • Concept of Operations (CONOPS) development

  • Hydrodynamic and thermal analysis using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) tools

  • Static and dynamic Finite Element Analysis (FEA)

  • Generation of fabrication drawings using CAD software

  • Interfacing with vendors to identify COTS components to meet system requirements

  • Interfacing with vendors to solicit fabrication quotes for and initiate procurement of custom components.

  • Active participation in team brainstorming and technical review meetings.

  • B.S. or M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Ocean Engineering, or related field and at least 5 years of professional experience; years of experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree.
  • Must have an active Secret security clearance.

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