UIC Alaska

Mechanical Engineer - Senior

Position Type
Location : Location
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain
Top Secret
Minimum Clearance Required
Travel Requirement


MECHANICAL ENGINEER -SENIOR (DETO-21-1112-W) Bowhead is seeking a Mechanical Engineer-Senior to support the on-going mission-set at the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division (NSWCDD). They should be able to Plan, design, and oversee the mechanical engineering design and development of project.


The Mechanical Engineer-Senior calculates cost and determines feasibility of project based on analysis of collected data, applying knowledge and techniques of engineering, and advanced mathematics. They may develop, design, and run tests, applying engineering principles and techniques.


  •  Ten (10) years experience in mechanical design and test.
  •  Three (3) years experience in mechanical engineering design and development. Current experience in use of CAD programs.
  •  Bachelors of Science in Engineering preferred.
  •  Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of employees and outside contacts
  •  Strong interpersonal skills and good judgment with the ability to work alone or as part of a team
  •  Shipboard testing, testing within anechoic and other lab chambers, and customized test set-ups and designs highly desired.
  •  Intermediate to advanced level skills in Microsoft Office software suite - Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint.
  •  Strong interpersonal skills and good judgment with the ability to work alone or as part of a team.


In accordance with Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, candidates should be aware that they may be required to have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire. All job offers in connection with a covered contract will be contingent upon providing proof of vaccination prior to your anticipated start date.


SECURITY CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to obtain a security clearance at the Top Secret/SCI level. US Citizenship is a requirement for Secret clearance at this location.




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