Ball Corporation / Ball Aerospace Senior Opto-Mechanical Technical Lead (666997) - Security clearance required in Broomfield, Colorado
Senior Opto-Mechanical Technical Lead (666997) - Security clearance required
CO - Broomfield
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Senior Opto-Mechanical Technical Lead
What You’ll Do
Lead the design and analysis effort for new opto-mechanical payloads from proposal phase thru award, detailed design, fabrication, assembly, test, and requirement verification
Responsible for cost and schedule planning and tracking as well as managing efforts through robust engineering change processes including risk and opportunity management
Define, maintain, iterate, and verify the opto-mechanical requirements that are needed to meet the system and other subsystem requirements and interfaces
Generate, iterate, maintain, and release the opto-mechanical payload design that meets system and subsystem requirements
Working on CAD and supporting cross-functional analyses (STOP and other related analyses) over the full development lifecycle
Transition to leading team of 5-10 design and analysis engineers with majority of time spent leading the team and communicating with the internal and external customers; mentoring of less experienced engineers is encouraged and expected
Coordination required with personnel from all other payload sub-systems and spacecraft structure, including external interfaces such as customers, customer consultants, sub-system providers and launch vehicle providers
Collaboration with systems engineering and program management
Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the SBU/SSU and the Company. Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
Perform other duties as necessary.
What You’ll Need
BS degree or higher in Engineering or a related technical field is required plus 8 or more years related experience.
Each higher-level related degree, i.e., Master’s Degree or Ph.D., may substitute for two years of related experience. Related technical experience may be considered in lieu of education. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
SSBI clearance required.
Proficient in SolidWorks or equivalent 3D CAD software.
Strong interpersonal written and verbal communication skills.
Strong presentation skills.
Work is performed in an office, laboratory, production floor, or clean room, outdoors or remote research environment.
May occasionally work in production work centers where use of protective equipment and gear is required.
May access other facilities in various weather conditions.
Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.
Successful candidate will have completed a government national security clearance investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. *U.S. Citizenship is Required. By applying to this position you are agreeing to complete a National Security Clearance Pre-Screen Questionnaire, if one is required, to evaluate your general ability to obtain the required security clearance or government customer access associated with this position.
Relocation for this position is Available
US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED
Ball Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.