LEONARDO DRS, headquartered in Arlington, Virginia and is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo which employs more than 45,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture which rewards performance. For additional information on LEONARDO DRS, please visit our website at www.leonardodrs.com. We are committed to recruiting and retaining the best talent in the defense and aerospace industry.
DRS PIVOTAL POWER INC., Located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, is a leader in the development and manufacture of high reliability power conversion equipment for mission critical military applications. DRS Pivotal Power is part of the Naval Electronics Canada Group.
Reporting to the Engineering Manager, this role will be responsible to lead the mechanical design of power conversion products. You will also provide direction and technical input on mechanical packaging, structural evaluation/simulation, environmental survivability and design for manufacturability.
Major Roles and Responsibilities:
Familiarity with the application of military and commercial standards to mechanical designs is required
Proven ability to take a lead role in mechanical design of power conversion products
Take developed concepts or designs, and complete to the detailed level
Create, manage and edit qualification test reports and subcontractor document requirements
Assist in the creation and management of ILS requirements, including technical manuals and other supporting documentation
Generates ECNs under guidance
Performs structural and thermal design analyses
Works independently or alongside other engineers
Must develop technically sound work within prescribed time frames
Multiplex between different projects and delivers on commitments
Ability to conceptually link macro level project plans to micro level tasks
Ability to demonstrate flexibility to meet business demands
Ability to investigate solutions to product or process problems
Ability to produce quality technical work
Demonstrates effective communication and interpersonal skills
Experience with packaging of electrical and electronic equipment preferred
Familiarity with the application of military and commercial standards to mechanical designs is required.
Strong mechanical aptitude
Excellent technical writing skills
Recent experience using CAD software, preferably SolidWorks 3D software
Experience in structural and thermal design analysis
Special needs of candidates with disabilities will be accommodated. DRS is dedicated to Employment Equity. The successful candidate(s) must fulfill requirements for Canadian security clearance. DRS Pivotal Power Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants may apply to this position online at www.leonardodrs.com careers. #DRSCanada
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LEONARDO DRS, headquartered in Arlington, Virginia and is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. ...