Mechanical Engineer

Torch Technologies, Inc. Huntsville , AL 35801

Posted 2 months ago

Torch is seeking an experienced mechanical engineer to provide technical leadership on design and analysis efforts for multiple platforms including aviation, ground, and nuclear systems. Applicant should have first-hand experience with designing MIL-STD compliant systems and components and/or modifications to existing DoD systems. The selected candidate will be responsible for hands-on mechanical design, interfacing with other members of the design team and government customers to ensure program success, and participation in any project technical interchanges/preliminary design reviews/critical design reviews/fabrication readiness reviews/physical configuration audits. Specific responsibilities include the following:

  • Develop efficient, ergonomic, cost-effective, and functional mechanical designs using tools such as SolidWorks, SolidWorks Simulation, Autodesk Inventor, DraftSight, CREO, and MATLAB.

  • Develop, up to and including, Level III technical data packages for novel mechanical and/or electromechanical designs.

  • Provide mechanical engineering support in potential re-engineering tasks and support modification work orders and/or engineering change proposals.

  • Generation of engineering reports to support engineering analysis to include finite element analyses for structural, thermal, vibration, flow, and multi-physics models.

  • Generation of transportation plans and reports.

  • Aid in MIL-STD and commercial testing of transportation packages

Job Requirements


  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from an ABET accredited university is required.

  • A minimum of 10 years related experience is required.

  • Proficiency with SolidWorks CAD design and analysis software.

  • Applicant should have or be able to obtain a SECRET Clearance.


  • M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from an ABET accredited university is required.

  • Strong technical writing attributes

  • Adept in development of engineering test plans/test reports.

  • Proficiency with SolidWorks Simulation or comparable Finite Element Analysis software.

  • Proficiency with AutoCAD or CATIA (Computer Aided Three-dimensional Interactive Application).

  • Background in leadership/technical management of multi-disciplinary engineering teams

  • Background with geometric dimensioning and tolerancing in accordance with ASME Y14.5-2009.

COVID Policy: In accordance with the Executive Order 14042 on Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, Torch Technologies is obligated to comply with the requirements that all employees be vaccinated from COVID-19. Prospective and/or new employees will be required to be fully vaccinated and provide proof of vaccination status or have an approved legal accommodation as a condition of employment prior to the start of employment.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by sending an email to Thanks for your interest in Torch Technologies.

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