Sr. Principal Engineer Mechanical (Top Secret/SCI Clearance)

    • Pasadena, CA

Researches, plans, designs and develops mechanical products and systems such as instruments, and electronics. Perform thermal analysis and heat transfer analysis. Support the design, development, test planning and execution of electronics assemblies.
Typical duties: Perform thermal and structural analyses of electronic hardware designs. Determine component temperatures for a variety of environments and assess random vibration fatigue life. Review analyses submitted by subcontractors to customer projects. Support environmental test programs. Support design reviews. Interact extensively with project personnel.


Basic Qualifications:
Must have an active Tope Secret/SCI clearance. Must have a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering or Physics. Typically has 15 years of experience in structural/thermal analysis and testing of electronic hardware and related disciplines. Must have some capability in thermal and structural design and analysis software such as Thermal Synthesizer System (TSS), ANSYS, COSMOS, Thermal Analyzer System (TAS), Thermal desktop, and Solid Works or equipment. Must have some background in electronics packaging engineering or manufacturing.

Preferred Qualifications:
Background in environmental requirements engineering and testing is desirable.

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