18 Dec 2017

Full-Time Sr. Mechanical Engineer – Orbital ATK (Creo, Pro/E, SolidWorks)

Orbital ATK – Posted by joballiancePlymouth, Minnesota, United States

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Job Description

Orbital ATK is seeking a Sr. Mechanical Engineer for
our location in Plymouth, MN.
annual revenues in of nearly $4.5 billion, over 12,000 employees, and
operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our
mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission — whether it’s
a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The
company is the world’s leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading
provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the
nation’s largest manufacturer of ammunition.
As a Mechanical Design Engineer in the Fuzing and
Warheads Development Group, your responsibilities will be as a technical
contributor / team member / Team leader on various product development or
production programs. You will work with other engineers, technicians,
program managers and administrative personnel to accomplish your objectives.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Design engineer on ordnance programs, managing assigned
responsibilities and directing the work of other engineers, technicians, drafting
personnel, and administrative personnel to accomplish program goals.

Conduct design trade studies to select the best
possible design solution, taking into account factors including, but not
limited to, system performance and functionality, material selection, strength,
weight, manufacturability and cost.

Responsible for the design, fabrication and testing of
components and assemblies related to fuzes and warheads.

Three dimensional mechanical modeling (CAD – computer
aided design).

Presentation of assigned work at program technical
reviews and in written technical reports.

Management of cost and schedule for assigned projects.

Preparation and planning of cost estimates and written
technical proposals.

Compilation and analysis of test data including a
comparison to estimated pretest performance predictions. The high volume of
data involved often requires analysis with various computer programs.
Experience with computer coding programs is highly desired.

Act as design support to programs that are in the
production phase (on one or more programs).

• BS in Engineering is required, preferably Mechanical
or Aerospace.
Desired to have three or more years of related
mechanical design experience.

Strong computer aided design (CAD) skills, preferably
with PTC Creo (Pro-E) or SOLIDWORKS.

Strong mechanical skills and exposure to ANSI
Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).

Strong communication skills, verbal and written.

Possess an understanding of finite element analysis
codes such as ANSYS or ABAQUS for structural analysis and thermal analysis of

Knowledge of manufacturing processes is desired to
include machining, 3D printing, and injection molding.

It is desired to have prior experience with the mechanical
packaging of electronics and electronic circuit card assemblies (structural
support, environmental sealing, and hermetic sealing).

Possess an understanding of computer programs such as Python,
C++ or Fortran.

Ability to work independently as well as in a team
environment. It is highly desirable to have prior team leadership experience.

Ability to multitask and organize/prioritize job
assignments in a rapidly changing, short turn-around environment.

Understanding of Six Sigma disciplines, design for
assembly / design for manufacturing (DFA/DFM).

Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Word,
Power Point, Project).

Ability to travel (approximately 8 to 12 times per
year to meet with customers and suppliers).

Security regulations require that the individual must
be a U.S. citizen and must have the ability to obtain a DoD security clearance
to a level of SECRET.
ATK Defense Systems Group is an industry leader in ammunition, precision and
strike weapons, missile-warning solutions, and tactical rocket motors across
air, sea and land-based systems. We are the largest U.S. producer of
small-caliber ammunition, as well as a leading producer of medium- and
large-caliber ammunition and medium-caliber gun systems. Orbital ATK Defense
Systems also develops advanced capabilities for missile-defense interceptors,
fuzing and warheads, weaponized special-mission aircraft, and

you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company
that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive
salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition
reimbursement, and much more.

are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,
national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other
characteristic protected by law.

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How to Apply

Apply online at: https://jobs.orbitalatk.com/

Job Categories: Mechanical Engineer. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: Creo, ProE, and SolidWorks.

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