Senior Mechanical Engineer - Environmental Test lab

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Andover, MA 01810
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The Environmental Test Section of the Rapid Hardware Solutions Department is responsible for planning, performing and reporting on structural, dynamic, static, climatic, modal testing and other related Environmental Tests. The types of Environmental Tests include Proof of Design, Risk Mitigation, Proof of Manufacturing, Qualification and Engineering Tests on operating and non-operating hardware. Additionally, Environmental Test Section personnel develop environmental stress screening requirements and provide rapid response factory production support. The Environmental Test Sections recent growth has caused a need for additional engineering depth.

Job Description:

This role requires a minimum of 6 years of experience performing instrumentation planning and test conduct of all Environmental Tests including vibration, mechanical shock, temperature, altitude, humidity and structural testing.
Dynamic and thermal data acquisition and analysis
Provide test fixture design coordination
Work independently and take ownership of program/project to achieve schedule, financial and technical goals
Prepare test plans, schedules, test reports and technical documentation of project work assigned
Work directly with design engineering, structural analysis personnel, manufacturing engineering and commercial customers
Mentor and provide test guidance to junior section members
Provide technical expertise to programs as needed

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Required Skills:

Minimum 6 years of environmental Test background, with vibration, shock and thermal test experience required
Experience with Environmental Stress Screening (ESS) vibration and thermal profile development
Working knowledge in one or more of the following areas: Signal processing, data acquisition, field test instrumentation, and structural testing

Desired Skills:

Knowledge of vibration and shock fixturing is desired
Proficiency with Siemens LMS Simcenter/Test.Lab and Unholtz-Dickie vibration control systems/software
Working knowledge of HALT/HASS testing and specifications is desirable
Proficiency in Modal Test execution
Experience using military standards including MIL-STD-810
Ability to work in a team environment and manage multiple concurrent projects
Proficiency using Microsoft Office Suite (Word/Excel/PowerPoint/Project)
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to obtain a clearance

Education Requirements:

BS degree in Mechanical Engineering

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.



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