Who We Are: Ball Aerospace leads the way in designing, developing and manufacturing innovative aerospace systems. We take on some of the most complex and exciting challenges in the universefrom space and Earth science to national security and intelligence programs. We produce spacecraft, instruments and sensors, RF and microwave technologies, data exploitation solutions, and a variety of advanced aerospace technologies and products. In addition, we pioneered the development of the commercial remote sensing market, producing spacecraft and imaging systems that helped spawn a market-driven demand for imagery. Our success is built on more than products or systems. Our team of more than 3,000 engineers, scientists, technicians and support staff drives all the achievements at Ball Aerospace. Whether contributing to a better understanding of the universe or helping keep our nation safe, our people bring their diverse backgrounds, perspectives and skills together to achieve a common mission. Qualifications: Senior Engineer ? Mass Properties Engineer What You'll Do: Provide mass properties engineering support for varied spacecraft systems, instruments, electro-mechanical flight systems, antenna communication systems to multiple customers from proposal/concept through detailed design and final integration. Create and maintain detailed mass properties spreadsheets, tailored as necessary to meet program objectives. Interface regularly with multiple program personnel and perform CAD audits as required to obtain current information to update database models. Work with systems engineering to determine and monitor mass properties related program requirements and metrics. Prepare and submit detailed mass properties reports per program requirements & schedule. Support internal and/or external customer reviews as necessary. Support post-design updates as required through measurement of flight hardware of components and sub-systems. Prepare Control Plans and/or Test Procedures pertaining to program mass properties as required. Support final mass properties testing operations, prepare final report, and document test results and uncertainty analysis. Support departmental process improvements which may include formal documentation and/or internal website development Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule. Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Support Units 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 in Engineering or a related technical field is required, plus 8 or more years related experience. Each higher-level degree, i.e., Master's Degree or Ph.D., may substitute for two years of 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. Experience in spacecraft, aerospace instrument, structure, mechanism, sensor, and/or rotating machinery mass properties engineering. Experience using CAD software (SolidWorks preferred). Demonstrated mass properties analysis & documentation proficiency. Demonstrated planning, organization and communication skills Working Conditions: 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. Security Clearance: Successful applicant for this position must be eligible to obtain a DoD clearance. A current DoD clearance is not required to be eligible for this position, however the successful applicant will be required to obtain a DoD clearance within a reasonable time after the offer is extended and must be able to maintain the applicable clearance. US Citizenship is Required Relocation: Relocation for this position is Available EEO Statement: US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED Equal Opportunity Employer Minority, Female, Disabled, Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender and Veterans. SDL2017 Associated topics: aerodynamic, ansys, assembly, brakes, catia, bsme, chassis, design, rotordynamic, vibration
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