Peraton is seeking a candidate for a Junior level Mechanical Engineer (ME) position. The Junior ME in this position is responsible for providing our customer with guidance and expertise and support for the design of complex mechanical equipment and systems, and to investigate, evaluate and develop new applications for existing equipment and systems. Working with other project engineers, the ME will help determine theoretical principles involved and apply advanced analytical and investigative methods and techniques.
Analyzing assigned tasks to provide estimates of manpower and material required to complete. Preparing schedules for accomplishing tasks within estimates.
May direct field operation and maintenance activities of mechanical equipment/systems installations.
Evaluate operational systems and design modifications to eliminate potential causes of malfunctions or changes in system requirements.
Develop new applications requiring appreciable originality and ingenuity, and complex test procedures for equipment and systems which are significantly different from existing designs. Provide technical guidance to personnel involved with producing design fabrication drawings. Review and correct drawings to ensure proper engineering techniques and required specification have been utilized.
Develop, release and maintain documentation in accordance with customer and contractual requirements.
Review, write and edit reports such as evaluation plans, test results, technical manuals, etc. to provide recommendations, conclusions, and other data.
Have current US citizens ship.
BS 0-4 Years, MS 0-2 or HS 8-10.
Experience using Microsoft Office, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, and MS Excel.
Ability to work in teams with other engineers.
Good writing skills and ability to write reports.
Ability to effectively communicate with others.
Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. Colorado Salary Minimum: $53,500
Colorado Salary Maximum: $129,800
The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position, and is just one component of Peraton's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and program-specific awards. In addition, Peraton provides a variety of benefits to employees.