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Senior Aerospace Mechanical Project Engineer

125,000 – 150,000 yearly

NPAworldwide Recruitment Network

Last Updated: 9/27/22

Job Description

Job description: We are working on a number of exciting projects and looking for an experienced lead with a passion for developing the next generation of communication and situational awareness technologies.
A Senior
Mechanical Project Engineer provides design direction and project leadership for electrical or communications engineering projects on stratospheric platforms.
Experience with LTE networks is highly desired, but
not required.
This person also serves as a primary technical point of contact for internal and external customers.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Provides technical leadership on projects, from beginning to end, and guide lower level engineers and technicians Has broad knowledge and skills in electrical or communications engineering discipline. Drives early concept designs and system architecture for Aerostar stratospheric development projects, including flight avionics, flight systems communications, and ground system network Drives early concept designs and system architecture for communications, radar, ISR, cameras, or other payload development projects for stratospheric balloons, working with external companies and customers Works with internal engineering teams to design and/or provide design review oversight on technical designs Authors requirements, engineering specifications, test plans, or other project materials Able to act as lead on projects and guide lower level engineers and technicians. Responsible to keep projects on plan according to timeline and deliverables, both by internal and external resources. Works with internal teams, customer, and vendors to facilitate effective communication. Prepare reports of project data, evaluate, and provide recommendations based on findings. Lead or contribute input for improvements. Keeps abreast of new developments in the fields of engineering design, methods, and applications. Assignments are broad in nature requiring creativity and ingenuity.
QUALIFICATIONS

Experienced engineer with a bachelor's degree and 5+ years of career experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Furthers knowledge of profession through continued education and/or seeking mentorship.
Experience with Altium or other schematic capture software preferred. Experience with unmanned aerospace systems preferred. Experience with LTE communications architecture highly desired. Experience with software defined radios and communications equipment highly desired. Experience with Ethernet networking equipment highly desired. Experience with project management is preferred. Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Visio, and Powerpoint. Well-developed problem analysis and problem solving techniques. Team player who is self-motivated, and has ability to work with minimal supervision. Ability to communicate effectively with team members and leadership staff. High level of customer service skills. Some travel time may be required. Qualifications:

Experienced engineer with a bachelor's degree and 5+ years of career experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Furthers knowledge of profession through continued education and/or seeking mentorship.
Experience with Altium or other schematic capture software preferred.

Experience with unmanned aerospace systems preferred.

Experience with LTE communications architecture highly desired.

Experience with software defined radios and communications equipment highly desired.

Experience with Ethernet networking equipment highly desired.

Experience with project management is preferred. Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Visio, and Powerpoint.

Well-developed problem analysis and problem solving techniques.

Team player who is self-motivated, and has ability to work with minimal supervision.

Ability to communicate effectively with team members and leadership staff.

High level of customer service skills.

Some travel time may be required.

Why is This a Great Opportunity:

We are working on a number of exciting projects and looking for an experienced lead with a passion for developing the next generation of communication and situational awareness technologies.
A Senior Mechanical Project Engineer provides design direction and project leadership for electrical or communications engineering projects on stratospheric platforms.

Salary Type : Annual Salary

Salary Min : 125000

Salary Max : 150000

Currency Type : US Dollars



Company Details

Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
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