190713 - Project Component Engineer
Industry
ENG
Region
CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
City
Canoga Park
State
CA
Rate
$DOE
Duration
12 months
Description


Chipton Ross is seeking a Project Component Engineer for an opening in Canoga Park, CA

Responsibilities
Under general direction, the Project Component Engineer determines approaches to objectives demonstrating a complete understanding and application of engineering principles, concepts, and practices.
25%: Development and fabrication support of rocket engine valve and actuator components. Translates engineering and scientific concepts from preliminary ideas through product life cycle.
25%: Supplier integration with external suppliers ensuing requirements are achieved on time and within budget.
20%: Interfaces with other members of project or program teams, management, and technical staff to provide coordination of technical, schedule and cost solutions to team objectives.
20%: Analyzes and verifies valve & actuator design and performance for adequacy and reliability. Supports investigation and resolution of hardware and process anomalies and issues identified by preventative action/corrective action boards or safety initiative activities.
10%: Develops trade studies, design concepts, systems integration and component-level test plans.

Requirements
Experience with rocket rocket propulsion systems desired.
Understanding and use of analytical, design or process procedures pertinent to aerospace valve and actuator advanced development.
Ability to read and interpret technical drawings and specifications, develop planning and procedures for assembly and test
Ability to communicate clearly and concisely
effective presentation and report writing skills will be required.
Project skills in developing MS Project scheduling and Earned Value Measurement Systems is a plus.
May require the use of engineering test equipment, CAD, and/or various computer systems.
Ability to operate effectively in a team environment.
Demonstrated leadership skills are highly desirable.

Education
BS Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering is required, plus 3 years of experience in related field.
MSME/AE degree is highly desirable.

Work Schedule
1st Shift, 9/80

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Melody Mullins
mmullins@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x186 or (800) 927-9318 x186

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.