Join our Talent Network >

Mechanical Chief Engineer

Job ID: 2402267
Location: MIDDLETOWN, RI, United States
Date Posted: Feb 26, 2024
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: Mechanical Engr
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: Hybrid Remote
Benefits: Click here

Share: mail

Job Description

Description

SAIC is seeking a qualified candidate to serve as a Mechanical Chief Engineer in Middletown, RI for multiple Mk48 Heavyweight Torpedo programs, someone that knows the historical Mk48 development and in-service issues. Prospective candidates must demonstrate in-depth experience with the Mk48 torpedo theory of operation, the Mk48 MOD 5, 6, 7 propulsion system, and the MOD 5, 6, 7 hardware configuration. The candidate must also have the proper knowledge and experience to provide background on the design, the operation of the electrical power system and to support failure analysis approaches, as well as, root cause analysis. 

Specific roles and responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to the following:

  • Provide direct support to the program manager and corporate staff on technical issues
  • Prepare variance documentation as required to address TDP or manufacturing issues
  • Maintain dialog with government production and technical authorities to resolve programmatic technical
    issues through a non-confrontational, collaborative, and transparent working environment at all levels
  • Support vendor and sub-contractor variance and or ECP efforts to gain government approval
  • Propose studies or technical instruction tasks to improve the operation or ease of manufacture of Mk48
    subsystems.
  • Provide familiarization training to engineering and manufacturing team on hardware functions, interfaces,
    critical features, failure analysis.
  • Review and approve technical deliverables to the government for accuracy, clarity, and final acceptance

Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor's and eighteen (18) years or more experience OR Master's and sixteen (16) years or more experience.
  • Must already possess an active SECRET clearance.
  • Experience in working through engineering performance issues encountered in manufacturing, factory acceptance testing related to the MK48 Torpedo, including Government acceptance testing, or in-service operations.
  • Proper knowledge and experience to provide background on the heavyweight torpedo design, the operation of the mechanical and electrical systems and to support failure analysis approaches, as well as, root cause analysis.

DESIRED SKILLS

  • Must be highly motivated and have excellent problem solving skills.
  • Must have strong interpersonal skills to work in a team environment.
  • Must be able to complete tasks in an unsupervised and self-directed fashion.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office programs
  • Must demonstrate strong organizational skills and the ability to work on multiple tasks concurrently with
    changing deadlines and priorities.


SAIC accepts applications on an ongoing basis and there is no deadline.

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.

Overview

SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are approximately 24,000 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion, which is core to our values and important to attract and retain exceptional talent. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $6.9 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom.

Share: mail

Similar Jobs

Configuration Analyst

MIDDLETOWN, RI, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Engineering Technician

MIDDLETOWN, RI, United States
Engineering and Sciences

3D Draftsman

MIDDLETOWN, RI, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Senior Mechanical Engineer

MIDDLETOWN, RI, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Systems Engineer

MIDDLETOWN, RI, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Embedded Systems Engineer

MIDDLETOWN, RI, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Electrical Engineer

MIDDLETOWN, RI, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Junior Mechanical Systems Technician

MIDDLETOWN, RI, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Mechanical Chief Engineer

MIDDLETOWN, RI, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Senior Electrical Engineer

MIDDLETOWN, RI, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Junior Electrical Engineer

MIDDLETOWN, RI, United States
Engineering and Sciences

Are you an SAIC Employee?

Please apply through the internal career site here >