Senior Engineer, Mechanical Design

Location: Charlottesville, Virginia US


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Job Number: 8543

External Description:
Businesses Pratt & Whitney Job ID 01297461 Date posted 03/21/2019 City Charlottesville State Virginia Country United States

Date Posted:
United States of America
PW221: Mikro - Charlottesville,VA 1180 Seminole Trail Suite 220, Charlottesville, VA, 22901 USA
Job Description

Mikro Systems, a wholly owned subsidiary of Pratt and Whitney, located in Charlottesville Va., is looking for experienced and skilled Mechanical Design Engineers to aid in its development of new products to support the Aerospace Industry. Mikro Systems patented TOMO manufacturing platform allows us to create high performance products with reduced R&D time and improved manufacturing processes. Our partners include global high-technology manufacturing companies and government agencies. We are currently looking for innovative Mechanical Design Engineers who have strong skills and experience in tool design. These new team members will participate in the planning, design and implementation of all aspects of the tooling and fixtures needed in our high-precision production environment.

If you enjoy working in an exciting, dynamic, fast-paced, team-oriented and innovative design environment; possess the desire to participate in the execution of our company's innovation and commercialization process leveraging product development and innovative engineering disciplines; like to think outside the box, value hands-on learning, and have the qualifications listed below, this job may be a great fit for you.


A Bachelor's degree in mechanical or aerospace engineering is required


Required Qualifcations:

A Bachelor's degree in mechanical or aerospace engineering

US Citizenship required due to government contracts

3+ years of experience in engineering

Preferred Qualifications:

Knowledge of advanced 3D CAD techniques such as complex surfacing and large patterning;

Experience in mechanical engineering and tooling design, lithographic manufacturing techniques, investment casting and molding tooling design

The creativity, imagination and determination to envision and execute novel solutions to diverse engineering challenges;

Discipline and follow-through to fully document problem statements, observations, conclusions, calculations and recommendations;

Working with tight tolerance requirements and performing tolerance stack-up analyses;

Understanding of standard manufacturing principles such as milling, turning, grinding and EDM;

Basic project management skills a plus

Working with customers and experience with design for manufacturing discipline is helpful

United Technologies Corporation 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, age or any other federally protected class.

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