Orbital ATK Careers

Sr. Mechanical Engineer

Chandler, AZ
Engineering and Sciences


Job Description

Job ID: MH20172410-41910

With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, approximately 12,500 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission ? whether it?s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The company is the world?s leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the nation?s largest manufacturer of ammunition. United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential. If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

SENIOR ENVIRONMENTS ENGINEER

Job Duties and Responsibilities

With minimal supervision, the candidate will analyze random vibration, shock, and acoustic environments on launch vehicles and develop qualification and acceptance test requirements.  The candidate will also design and/or assist with specific testing to generate data in order to quantify dynamic environments.  Specific duties will include finite element modeling, component testing, and data reduction. Candidate must be able to understand scope of tasks, perform analysis using appropriate classical and computer aided techniques, and prepare results for presentation.

Qualification/Skills:

  • Some work experience dealing with vibration, shock, and/or acoustic, or course work that focuses in these areas
  • Demonstrated  interest in dynamic mechanical systems (course work or past experience)
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Ability to deal with incomplete problem definitions and find solutions
  • Experience  with Matlab
  • Experience with finite element analysis
  • Experience with dynamic data acquisition and testing

 

Experience Required

Working knowledge of environmental testing, procedures, and requirements is required.  Specific experience with military or aerospace programs in accordance with MIL-STD-1540 or MIL-STD-810 desirable and familiarity with SMC-S-016 and analysis of electronic components is a plus.  Test data reduction experience including spectral analysis (SRS and PSD) and filtering is desirable.  Ability to perform fundamental analytical modeling techniques and prepare written analyses is required.  Working knowledge of MS office, Matlab, and FEA software desirable, NX Nastran preferred.  U.S. citizenship required.

Education/Certifications 

A Bachelors Degree (BA/BS) in  Engineering, Physics.  MSME, MSAE preferred. Minimum of four years experience in aerospace or related field.

Education and Experience

Requires BS in Engineering & 4 years or Masters in Engineering & 2 years.

Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products ? and your ideas ? into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you?ll be amazed at what you can do!

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D

 


Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 3-5 Years
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Engineering
Group: Flight