Mechanical Engineer III


L-3 Power Paragon is a worldwide leader in the engineering, development, manufacturing and integration of power conversion and distribution systems for defense, governmental and advanced industrial applications. Our company s power conversion, power conditioning and power protection solutions can be found in a wide range of demanding military and commercial environments around the world, including surface ships, planes, tanks, submarines, helicopters and Internet-related or corporate high-volume data processing centers. Many of our military forces depend on the quality and reliability of our power systems to defend and protect our country.

Are you a high-energy and self-motivated person who is seeking to be a part of a dynamic and collaborative engineering team? If your answer is yes, read on to find out more about our Mechanical Engineer III opportunity located in Anaheim, CA.

Under general supervision, you will be responsible for the mechanical layout and packaging of power conversion equipment and other Navy based electronic systems. You will generate equipment layouts that satisfy system requirements and account for tradeoffs among thermal, mass properties, structural and manufacturing considerations.

Your day to day activities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Interprets customer specifications to define requirements for mechanical designs.

  • Applies the Inventor 3D CAD system to create mechanical layouts and drawings.

  • Develops detailed fabrication and assembly drawings and performs tolerances analysis.

  • Designs interconnecting brackets and support structure between components and subsystems.

  • Supports other mechanical engineers and drafters in conceptual design and preparation of mechanical drawings.

  • Generates project cost estimates and selects components for various designs.

  • Performs thermal and structural analyses under the guidance of lead mechanical engineers.

  • Generates engineering design change orders and performs checking work.

  • Responsible for project budget/schedule adherence.

  • Uses established and well defined engineering procedures.

  • Able to work simultaneously on a variety of projects.

  • Takes directions from project engineer or department manager.


Your education/experience includes:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from four-year college or university

  • Must have at least 5 years of experience in mechanical design and engineering

  • Practical experience with 3-D CAD and analysis software tools

  • Knowledge of military and commercial standards pertaining to design, testing, hardware, material, and processes a must

  • Knowledge of Mil-Specifications and qualification testing

  • Good communication skills

  • Able to obtain DOD security clearance

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Electronics packaging mechanical design experience

We offer a commitment to work/life balance along with a competitive compensation package that includes:

  • 9/80 Work Week with Every Other Friday Off

  • December Holiday Shutdown

  • Onsite Company Restaurant Serves Breakfast and Lunch

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Education Tuition Reimbursement

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan, 401K

Turn your interest into action - apply today!

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Power Paragon is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage minorities, women, veterans and disabled individuals to apply.

Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day - 1st
Travel: No
Organization: Division - Power Paragon-20000063

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