Manager Mechanical Engineering 2

The successful candidate will oversee and manage the Mechanical Design Group within the Hardware Engineering Department at Undersea Systems. The primary functions of this role are to provide: functional management of ~12 engineers, technical leadership in the design of complex mechanical underwater systems, oversight and control of ongoing engineering projects and support for management of the larger Hardware Engineering Department including manpower, employee engagement and training.

The successful candidate should have demonstrated experience in hardware design, an understanding of design for manufacturing practices, developing engineering process, procedures and documentation for manufacturing, and an understanding of engineering's role for supporting small to medium production quantities.

A degree in Mechanical, Aerospace, Marine or Ocean Engineering, or a related field with 8+ years of experience and a working understanding of common engineering design tools is required. The candidate must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, demonstrated leadership skills, and the ability to work both independently and as a member of a multi-disciplinary team in a fast paced environment.

The position is located in Annapolis, MD.


Basic Qualifications:

- BS with 9 years experience

- US citizen, an Interim Secret clearance to start and the ability and willingness to obtain a TS/SSBI and pass a polygraph.

- Proficiency in using common engineering design, production and office tools (including NX, TeamCenter, FEA, MS Office, PDM systems) and a working understanding of ANSI Y14.1.

Preferred Qualifications:

- Underwater design and in depth manufacturing experience; a current TS/SSBI/SCI clearance.

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