Principal Mechanical Engineer

Ibeos is looking for highly motivated individuals to join our team as we provide advanced electronics and subsystems to cutting edge satellite programs.  Ibeos is growing and has excellent opportunities for professional growth.  Through rapid development cycles, you will have the opportunity to build your skillset and knowledge base significantly in a short period of time.  

YOUR JOB

As a Principal Mechanical Engineer, you will contribute to all aspects of the product lifecycle: from requirements development, through preliminary design, critical design, prototype, test, and production. Typical tasking includes design, analysis, prototyping, and testing in support of Ibeos programs. A Principal Mechanical Engineer works independently on their assignments, and is often asked to provide guidance to more junior-level engineers to help them complete their tasks as well.  

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

Ibeos is interested in individuals with skills and interests in some or all of the following areas:

  • Experience with mechanical CAD design (Solidworks preferred)

  • Experience with Finite Element Modeling (FEA) for mechanical analysis and thermal analysis

  • Design for manufacture

  • Creation and execution of qualification test campaigns, including vibration, shock, TVAC

  • First article builds and mechanical assembly support including drawing and procedure generation

  • Experience with different materials including thermal interfaces and epoxies

  • Experience designing products for operation in space or radiation environments

10+ years of experience designing mechanical housings for electronics, or other components.  Industry experience in space, or other high-reliability/low SWaP application.


U.S. Citizen or permanent residence required.

WHY IBEOS?

Ibeos was founded in 2013 with the goal of developing high-reliability spacecraft electronics at affordable costs and on aggressive schedules. As a member of our team, you will have the opportunity to work with an efficient, talented team on exciting and challenging projects. We pride ourselves in a relaxed, open, and creative work environment. Our office in the DC metro area is conveniently located near the Reston Town Center Metro station that opened in late 2019, facilitating an easy commute to nearby communities that are excellent for young professionals and their families.

APPLY

Please send your resume and a brief introduction to our Hiring Manager, Abigail Davidson, at ahd@ibeos.com.