Mechanical Design Engineer
Bigelow Aerospace, LLC
North Las Vegas, NV

About $64,000 - $87,000 a year

Responsibilities and Qualifications

Design components and/or systems based on a set of requirements and constraints, and oversee the project from concept to production
Design mechanical/structural systems and products based on set given and derived requirements
Perform related analysis (simple FEA) and classical hand calculations to optimize design of product
Design based on program requirements while meeting cost budgets and production schedules
Work with structural analysis to verify capabilities of structure before fabrication
Holds design reviews and presentations among peers to gain design feedback
Provides engineering information by answering questions and requests
Prepares manufacturing drawings to ANSI Y14.5M standards using GD&T for manufacturability and repeatability
Troubleshoot fabrication and assembly issues
Record notes, design changes, and test results on ENBs
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Aerospace Engineering or equivalent engineering field
7+ years of mechanical design/structural engineering experience in industries such as aerospace, aviation, heavy machinery
Experience with PDM/PLM software
Knowledge of ANSI Y14.5M drawing standards
Experience with SolidWorks or similar CAD software program and GD&T
Experience working on a aerospace program is a plus
Self-starter who is flexible and able to work under pressure and meet deadlines consistently

To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.