Gryphon Technologies is a premier engineering and technical services provider supporting National Security programs. Gryphon is the federal Government’s partner working in support of mission critical systems in every phase of their lifecycle. We are proud of our ability to help shape tomorrow, while ensuring today’s U.S. and coalition forces can carry out their critical missions and tasks.
Gryphon is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
Seeking a recent graduate from a naval architecture / engineering program with relevant coursework for and interest in performing structural analyses including finite element analyses. The successful candidate will review engineering drawings, product / 3D models, etc.; plan analyses to meet project goals; construct finite element models; interpret real world loading and translate to finite element loads; apply appropriate constraints to the model; perform analyses; troubleshoot and correct issues; and document analysis results. Knowledge of US Navy ships and ability to read US Navy or commercial ship drawings desired, but not required. Tasking will also include structural calculations by hand / spreadsheet (e.g. using Roark’s formulae, bolt failure, etc.), varied engineering analyses, prototype component / system design, 3D modeling, drawing development / review / modification, writing reports and presentations, testing, etc.
Qualified candidates will have a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering, Naval Architecture, or similar with coursework / internship experience involving finite element analysis. Travel to perform ship checks and on-site testing, as necessary, will be required (up to 25%).
One must have good written communication, interpersonal, problem-solving, analytical, mathematical, and organizational skills. Ability to follow directions is a must. Applicants must be able to work well alone and as part of a team. A Security Clearance or the ability to obtain one will be required. U.S. Citizenship required.