Naval Weapons System Production Engineer, Senior

Key Role:
Apply knowledge of engineering theories, principles, best practices, methods, analysis and research techniques in the investigation and resolution of complex technical problems associated with tactical missile system production while advising in the planning and conduct of technical reviews and evaluation of production programs. Coordinate efforts of a technical support staff in the performance of all assigned tasks and review program’s progress to make recommendations and correct technical deficiencies and risks impacting cost and schedule considerations. Analyze and interpret design specifications, drawings, documentation, models, or test results to ensure technical designs comply with applicable engineering standards, military specifications and program or product requirements, conduct of trade or feasibility studies, Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages (DMSMS) management. Identify resolutions to issues on the production lines and in testing review of Engineering Change Notices (ECNs), the development of electrical assembly, and manufacturing or performance of certification plans and procedures. Resolve product modification and non-conformance issues and define Failure Reporting and Corrective Action Systems (FRACAS), Failure Mode, Effects and Criticality Analysis (FMECA) efforts for supplier production qualification assessments and tests (PQTs). Perform system design, systems integration and test, verification and validation, including the conduct of platform integration efforts, Test and Evaluation (T&E) analysis, and resolution of gun and weapon system T&E issues. Conduct Process Failure Modes Effects Analysis (PFMEAs) assessment and the development and implementation of recommended corrective actions and verify that products meet Hazards of Electromagnetic Radiation to Ordnance (HERO) and Personnel (HERP) and Electrical Explosives Safety requirements preparations for Weapon System Explosive Safety Review Board (WSESRB) reviews, identify technical risks associated with gun or ordnance development and system performance, and the coordination and conduct of Failure Review Boards (FRBs) and Root-Cause Corrective Action investigations.

Basic Qualifications:

-10+ years of experience with US Navy missile launching system designs and production efforts, including Mk 41 VLS, Mk 57 PVLS, and NSM launching systems

-Ability to comprehend complex technical problems where capabilities are affected by technical achievability, affordability, and schedule

-Active Secret clearance

-BS degree in Engineering

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience in resolving production issues with suppliers and sub-tier suppliers, obsolescence management, life cycle support requirements and analysis, system engineering, modeling and simulation, parts engineering, reliability engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, hydraulic systems, structural analysis, shock test requirements, production engineering and test, development or operational T&E (DT/OT&E) test efforts, or Reliability, Maintainability, Availability, and Testability (RAM-T) methods, standards, and techniques

-Knowledge of US Navy surface ship launcher systems, launcher system designs, production engineering and methods, system performance modeling and analysis, Parts Stress and Derating Analysis, Failure Reporting and Corrective Action Systems (FRACAS), Failure Mode, Effects and Criticality Analysis (FMECA), Failure Diagnosis and Data and Trend Analysis, weapon system to platform integration, Root-Cause Corrective Action investigations, and drafting and implementing Engineering Change Notices

Clearance:

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and will need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

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