Mechanical Design Engineer 2 in Centennial, CO at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 10/12/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Apex Life Sciences is looking for a Mechanical Engineer for our Aerospace client in Denver, CO. This position will provide engineering design, system integration, and product technical support. It is a 6 month contract with the possibility of extension or conversion. Previous knowledge of aerospace design is a must.   

Job Duties:

  • Develops system and component designs/layouts and requirements to satisfy overall systems requirements.
  • The position requires mechanical design capability as well as understanding dynamic and structural analysis concepts.
  • Must have the capability to perform system integration and perform system level trade studies to optimize designs for manufacturing, producibility and performance.
  • Develop design improvements that reduce cost and risk and/or improve vehicle performance. Generates engineering drawings as well as assembly and testing requirements.
  • Tasks may involve new designs or modifications to existing designs.
  • Will be expected to work collaboratively with mechanical engineers as well as representatives from manufacturing, quality, drafting and other engineering disciplines.
  • Provide direct support to the suppliers, the factory and the launch site to ensure production schedules are met, and streamline operations to improve efficiency.

Basic Requirements

  • Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering from an accredited university and 2+ years’ experience in mechanical engineering field
  • Familiar with mechanical design utilizing Siemens NX, CREO, Pro/Engineer, or other CAD modeling software
  • Familiar with structural and/or dynamics analysis
  • Goal oriented with an acute attention to detail
  • A team player with the ability to adapt within a dynamic working environment
  • Ability to work extended hours, off shifts and weekends

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proficient in mechanical design utilizing Siemens NX
  • Experience in 3D PDF design process
  • Knowledge of Siemens Teamcenter design release process
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project)
  • Knowledge of Aerospace design

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178.