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Strategic Space Systems Division (SSSD) is an industry-leading provider for launch systems capabilities serving national security, military, civil and commercial customers. We are built on a heritage of providing innovative, affordable and reliable aerospace and defense products that our customers rely on to achieve mission success. Join the Space revolution and make the impossible, possible.
Strategic Space Systems Division has an opening for an Engineer Manufacturing to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, California.
Position is for an engineering and planning supporting M2I&T Mechanical hardware production areas. The candidate will support efforts for the engineering and work instruction generation/process planning function.
Typical Responsibilities Include:
Translating contractual requirements into detailed Work Instructions and MBOMs using Solumina MES and SAP MRP software tools, documenting tooling and shop aids to assist in the manufacturing, assembly and testing of hardware
Reviews requirements to ensure completeness of work instruction
Implementation of processes, procedures for machined parts, composites and assemblies including order of operations for Solumina work instructions and floor discrepancies
Develops and executes process flows and integration plans
Understanding and interpretation of Process (PR) specifications and (Fabrication Inspection Procedure) FIPPS
Applies experiential skills to the development of work instructions and testing of mechanical and/or electromechanical systems, instruments, and/or controls
Candidate must possess strong communication and technical writing skills, a demonstrated understanding of mechanical principles, and an ability and desire to learn and problem solve. Experience with mechanical test or manufacturing is desired.
Bachelor of Science Degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) related field plus two years of engineering experience (or four years performing test or assembly of mechanical hardware).
Experience supporting manufacturing or integration and test.
Candidate must have and be able to maintain an active U.S. Government security clearance at the Top Secret level with a background investigation date within 6 years, OR must have and be able to maintain an active U.S. Government SCI access with a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) completed within the last 5 years.
Active SCI Clearance
Master of Science in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) related field plus zero years of engineering experience
Integration and Test experience
Quality Inspection Experience
Experience with mechanical assembly and integration techniques
Ability to operate in a large team environment
Excellent communication skills
Excellent technical writing skills
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