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Mechanical Engineer

San Diego, CA
United States

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Mechanical Engineer
San Diego CA
Job Responsibilities
Our culture empowers us to do things that other companies would find very difficult if not impossible. Its uniquely ViaSat and intentionally not like any other company. ViaSat produces innovative satellite and other wireless communication products that enable fast secure and efficient communications to any location. If youre looking to join a team in a proven company then try us on for size.
As a Mechanical Engineer at ViaSat your skills will be used to design analyze and coordinate the fabrication and integration of equipment used to support commercial military and space products. You are a problem solver and will take ownership for developing hardware for testing and troubleshooting our highly regarded communications products. In this role you will work closely with Operations Production and R&D on continuing to build products that meet performance cost and manufacturability goals. Your ability to work independently as well as in a team environment in a fast paced rapidly changing short turn-around environment will be key factor to the success of the team. Youll be asked to contribute to program responsibilities to include proposal efforts requirements definition conceptual design tradeoffs detailed design and drawings prototype build integration and test.
+ 8+ years experience in aerospace or communication products / electronic packaging design
+ Conceptual design through to production including working with hardware engineers and other cross functional teams to deliver high quality product on time.
+ 3D modeling and 2D creation Solidworks experience preferred
+ Design and prototype of CNC sheet metal parts and cabling
+ Understanding of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing ASME Y14.5M-2009
+ Perform tolerance analysis design for assembly and manufacturing
+ Conduct design reviews
+ Assist / conduct mechanical reliability and environmental tests of parts and assemblies
+ Production sustaining
+ Strong written and verbal communication skills team player
+ Bachelors of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience
+ US government position US citizenship required
+ Up to 10% Travel
+ Thermal analysis of electronic components using finite element modeling.
+ Experience in Shock Vibe and Thermal Testing
+ Familiarity with specifications such as RTCA DO160 Mil Standard 810 or equivalent
+ Master of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering
Our corporate headquarters in Carlsbad is just a hop and skip away from the beautiful Pacific Coast. The campus feeling and entrepreneurial spirit can be felt in the hallways as well as the sand volleyball courts.
Do you enjoy collaboration? Do you have a technical mind that excels when being challenged? If you have a drive to succeed and grow your career ViaSat could be just the right place for you!
ViaSat is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Residence status may be required for certain positions. For positions requiring U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Resident status verification of such status will be required upon accepting employment.
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