Mechanical Engineer - 32856
- Alexandria, VA
At Commonwealth Technology (CTI), a division of Alion Science, our mechanical engineers are challenged to develop unique customized solutions that seamlessly blend technology and tradecraft. We value integrity, imagination and hands-on creativity and recruit talent with diverse backgrounds who bring a broad spectrum of technical experience to our team. We expect that you will apply your skills and shape this position based on your strengths and interests. Even though our parent company Alion is a large business, CTI preserves our small company feel and our engineers have the time to focus on their work while maintaining the big-picture perspective. Beyond our competitive salary and benefits structure, our engineers earn a sense of accomplishment by making meaningful contributions to our nation's security priorities. With some of the most comprehensive fabrication assets in Northern Virginia including a full in-house machine shop, composite fabrication, finishing and electronics assembly capabilities, your ideas and designs will quickly become fieldable hardware. By joining the CTI team, your mechanical engineering skills can help solve our customer's most challenging problems and build upon the industry-leading reputation we've developed over 5 decades.
Staff in this position provide a wide application of principles, theories, and concepts in their field and provide solutions to a wide range of difficult problems with imaginative and thorough solutions. He or she is familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. He or she relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals and performs a variety of complicated tasks.
This person in this position leads teams that design, develop, document, assemble and test all aspects of components and complex systems. He or she will lead and personally conduct component procurement. He or she represents the task to the customer and works with the customer to develop and get approval of task requirements. In leading teams, manages costs, schedule and accomplishment of Customer requirements. Coordinates with Program Managers, Manufacturing Managers and Directors in task accomplishment. Contributes to proposal development in the area of technical approach, Work Breakdown Structure and cost/schedule.
A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
- Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering. Masters degree in ME a plus
- Experience with hardware design.
- Project Management experience is a plus.
- Experience performing hands-on assembly of and modifications to electromechanical systems.
- Experience analyzing complex functions, procedures, and problems to find creative, logical, and
- effective solutions.
- Active Government Top Secret Clearance.
Security Clearance: Top Secret
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