Senior Mechanical Engineer

Clearance Level
Mechanical Engineering
Bethesda, Maryland
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Data Acquisition

Drafting Design

Mechanical Design

REQ#: RQ158738
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description

Mechanical Engineer Senior

  • Develop custom data acquisition systems used to support testing on various platforms, including mechanical design of system and installation methods
  • Develop and support detailed documentation of designs to obtain approvals for shipboard installation of TEMPALTs
  • Support system lifecycle phases:  Design, Implementation, Maintenance
  • Participate in temporary installation and operation of data acquisition systems on various platforms
  • This is a hands-on position that requires ability to support multiple functions in a system develop team
  • Occasional travel required

● Education: Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline
● Required Experience: 5+ years of related experience
● Security Clearance Level: Must be able to obtain and maintain a SECRET clearance
● Required Skills and Abilities:

  • Proficient in SOLIDWORKS and DraftSight CAD software
  • Experience with the design and development of analog data acquisition systems
  • Experience with design of enclosures for electronics systems
  • Experience integrating COTS and custom components into electromechanical systems
  • Experience with mechanical assembly and operation of machining equipment, including but not limited to drill presses, mills, and bandsaws
  • Broad technical background in mechanical systems, stress/strain, thermal. packaging and materials
  • Experience with project management for small scale engineering projects, including requirements documents, analysis of alternatives, POAMs, and others

● Location: Customer Site
● US Citizenship Required

● Full-flex work week to own your priorities at work and at home
● 401K with company match
● Comprehensive health and wellness packages
● Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
● Professional growth opportunities including paid education and certifications
● Cutting-edge technology you can learn from
● Rest and recharge with paid vacation and holidays

Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Travel Required

Less than 10%


U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.