Sierra Nevada Corporation Mechanical Engineer III in Colorado Springs, Colorado
Do you enjoy designing and developing innovative solutions to solve toughproblems? Join our team to deliver technological solutions in a rapid andagile production environment. Our Mechanical engineers research, design,develop, test, certify, deploy and improve cutting edge products andservices. These cover a very wide range from advanced mission payloads andelectronic systems through highly integrated aircraft to orbital and spaceexploration systems. You'll conceptualize and deliver complex mechanicalstructures and systems and your technical duties include the design anddevelopment of new products and processes throughout the product lifecycle.The ISR (Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance), Aviation,and Security (IAS) business area is a leader in ISR and aviation, it isa leading prime manned and unmanned aircraft systems integrator forinnovative, high-performance ISR and aviation systems. Its end-to-endCommand, Control, Computers, Communications and Intelligence,Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) capabilities encompass design,integration, test, certification, ground/flight training and completelogistics support. IAS tailors solutions to customer cost, performance,and schedule requirements and designs to consistently exceed expectations -with an unrivaled record of on time and on (or under) budget deliveries.Must-haves:Bachelor's of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering or related disciplineand typically 6 or more years of relevant experiencePractical knowledge of engineering principles and practicesExperience with Computer Aided Engineering toolsFamiliarity working in multi-disciplinary design and development teamsPreferred:Solidworks CAD softwareLiaison Engineering or Engineering Production Support includingEngineering Change Processes (ECN, ECO)Redline processesUnderstanding of FAA STC processesThe ability to obtain and maintain a Security Clearance may be required.IMPORTANT NOTICE:This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret U.S.Security Clearance. U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needsan active U.S. Security Clearance for employment. Non-U.S. citizens may not beeligible to obtain a security clearance. The Department of DefenseConsolidated Adjudications Facility (DoD CAF), a federal governmentagency, handles the adjudicative aspects of the security clearanceeligibility process for industry applicants. Adjudicative factors which affectthe outcome of the eligibility determination include, but are not limitedto, allegiance to the U.S., foreign influence, foreign preference,criminal conduct, security violations and illegal drug use.At Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) we deliver customer-focused technologyand best-of-breed integrations in the aerospace and defense sectors. SNC hasbeen honored as one of the most innovative U.S. companies in space, a TierOne Superior Supplier for the U.S. Air Force, and as one of America'sfastest-growing companies.Estimated Starting Salary Range: $80,454.29 - $110,624.65SNC offers a generous benefit package, including medical, dental, andvision plans, 401(k) with 150% match up to 8%, life insurance, 3weeks paid time off, tuition reimbursement, and .Sierra Nevada Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer- Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran, or any other protected statuspursuant to applicable local, state or federal law, ordinance or regulation.