16 days old

Sr Assoc, Mechanical Engrg

Batavia, OH 45103

JOB TITLE: Mechanical Engineer II

JOB ID: AS20200705-45318

LOCATION: Cincinnati, Ohio (Batavia)

Today, L3Harris FOS is at the leading-edge-of the rapidly evolving world of defense industry products. We proudly serve the needs of our nation's military, while applying our technological expertise to the manufacture of superior products. Our capabilities are unsurpassed in the area of applying advanced technology to manufacturing processes.  Our history is built on precision and reliability. Our future will be built on providing quality solutions that deliver positive results for our customers.

Mechanical Engineer II

Position Summary

Applies mechanical engineering principles to support, and maintain, L3Harris FOS product lines during design, development, and production.  This role supports design, development, and testing of new products; interacting with a multidisciplinary design team and working within established design guidelines to ensure products meet or exceed customer specifications.  In addition, this role supports production of existing products, working with manufacturing and quality to troubleshoot issues, document changes, and adhere to AS9100 and ISO9001 quality standards.

Duties and Responsibilities

Serve as lead mechanical engineer on various programs holding the responsibility for ensuring the designs and product performance meet customer specifications

  • Apply mechanical engineering principles to generate designs in accordance with FOS design guidelines and procedures
  • Modify existing designs for new applications
  • Generate design documentation and technical  data package (engineering drawings, specifications, compliance matrices,      etc.) in accordance with industry, FOS, and customer requirements
  • Collaborate with engineering analysts to conduct finite  element analysis on new designs, showing compliance to internal guidelines, DoD      requirements and customers' specifications. Various CAD/CAE      tools are used for this.
  • Participate in or lead failure      investigations, where appropriate, related to design, production build processes,   and customer returns
  • Prepare materials for internal design      reviews and customer design reviews, and effectively present prepared  material to design review teams
  • Devise design verification test sequences   to demonstrate compliance with specified performance environments  (temperature, vibration, shock, acceleration, etc.).   Prepare associated test plans, and test  reports.
  • Participate in or lead efforts to drive process  improvements which increase efficiency
  • Production support includes but is not   limited to test fixture and tooling designs, product trouble shooting,      document and drawing updates, process control improvements, development of   custom customer solutions, and product design improvements
  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by  acting and communicating in a manner that is cooperative and supportive of  customers, co-workers and managers
  • Other duties as assigned


    • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical or Aerospace      Engineering required
    • 6-8 years of relevant engineering and  analytical experience required (3-6 with MS degree)
    • Basic proficiency with Microsoft Office  (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint)
    • Experience using CAD software such as Solid Edge,   SolidWorks, NX etc.
    • Proficient in GD&T application and interpretation
    • Understand configuration management as it   applies to product documentation
    • Proficient in generating and interpreting engineering  drawings
    • Strong technical writing and presentation skills
    • Solid understanding of physics, engineering mechanics,  fatigue, and mechanics of materials
    • Solid understanding of thermodynamics and heat transfer as well as dynamics and vibration (time-domain and frequency domain)      required
    • Solid understanding of manufacturing methods as well as design for manufacturability
    • Ability & willingness to be adaptable and accept  feedback as part of our peer review process


      • Knowledgeable in DoD and MIL standards/specifications  or other highly regulated industry
      • Experience with AS9100 and ISO 9001 quality standards
      • Knowledgeable in engineering materials and 3D printing
      • Familiarity with finite element analysis tools and  methods
      • Master of Science in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering 


Posted: 2020-05-20 Expires: 2020-06-19

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