Drafter III

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Drafter III

Dulles, Virginia




Job Description

The Mechanical Designer will work with other designers and engineers on Spacecraft Structures, Subsystems, Mechanisms, MGSE, or Proposals across the three business areas to develop and enhance critical technical capabilities that drive our businesses. Skills include, but not limited to, Computer Aided Design (CAD), knowledge of Geometric Dimension and Tolerancing (GD&T), Engineering Drawings, and Design for Manufacturing.


Position Responsibilities:

• Work on all Spacecraft Structures, Payload, and Antenna mechanical hardware from requirements all the way through integration and test.

• Perform detailed design tasks using CreoParametric 4.0 Computer Aided Design (CAD) tool to develop and document designs for manufacturing and ultimately assembly into spacecraft.

• Produce Mechanical drawings using industry standard GD&T processes.

• Interface with Mechanical design and engineering team to produce efficient and manufacturable spacecraft parts and assemblies.

Candidate Requirements

  • Mechanical Designer: Received an associate’s degree from an accredited college/university and an equivalent of 6 years of applicable experience.
  • Ability to perform mechanical tasks associated with design and manufacturing of structures.
  • Experience with CAD design using CreoParametric 4.0.
  • Be eligible to obtain a U.S. Government security clearance (U.S. citizenship is a pre-requisite)
  • Experience with the fundamentals of spacecraft layout and design.
  • Experience with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) standards and preparation of manufacturing documentation.
  • Experience with 3D Printing, Design for Manufacturing, and hands-on hardware fabrication.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office suite.
  • Must pass a background check.
  • Must pass a drug screen.

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