General Atomics and Affiliated Companies Senior Propulsion Project Engineer in San Diego, California
Job ID#: 18155BR
Company: General Atomics Aeronautical Systems
Title: Senior Propulsion Project Engineer
Job Category: Engineering
City: San Diego
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Salary
Travel Percentage Required: 0% - 25%
Clearance Required?: Desired
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), an affiliate of General Atomics, is a world leader in proven, reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars, as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.
We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.
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DUTIES & RESPONSIBITIES :
Assist in support development, qualification and certification of propulsion systems and support flight and system test activities
Coordinate investigation and corrective action of specific in-service problems involving various systems and components
Candidate will work within a team environment to develop, coordinate, and resolve technical issues related to the propulsion system (Diesel Engine) of an unmanned air vehicle system
Position will assist Engineering staff in resolution of issues
Working knowledge of Matlab or equivalent
Possess skills in data reduction and fault troubleshooting
Strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills (both written and spoken); excellent computer, ability to demonstrate candidate is a multi-tasking team player with a hands-on approach
Typically requires a bachelor’s degree or master’s degree in engineering or a related technical discipline from an accredited institution and four or more years of engineering experience with a bachelor’s degree.
Must have a thorough understanding of engineering concepts, principles, codes, and theory; experience demonstrating a broad application of those concepts; and, expanding knowledge of principles, concepts, theory, and practices in related technical specialties.
Must possess the ability to develop and communicate new concepts; apply them accurately throughout an evolving environment; organize, schedule, and coordinate work phases; and, determine the appropriate approach at the task level or, with assistance, at the project level to provide solutions to a range of complex problems.
Must have strong communication, computer, documentation, presentation, and interpersonal skills, ability to work independently and as part of a team; able to perform complex tasks in one or more engineering areas; capable of representing the organization as a prime technical contact and, lead a team of moderately experienced professional employees on single component projects.
Able to work extended hours as required.
Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance.
General Atomics and affiliated companies is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.