CACI International Mechanical Engineer in Cookstown, New Jersey

Job Description

CACI is seeking a Mechanical Engineer in Fort Dix, NJ. If you are looking for a new career opportunity with a talented team, CACI would like to speak with you.

What You’ll Get to Do:

  • Design, procurement, manufacturing and integration of experimental C4ISR systems, to include vehicle installation kits, cable assemblies, power systems, enclosures and packing.

  • Guide drafting personnel in producing engineering data packages as well as support development of technical documentation for test solutions.

  • Assisting with the development of schedules and ensuring design projects are completed on time and on budget.

  • Providing guidance to less experienced engineers and design personnel and instruct technicians on performing work in accordance with the correct specifications.

More About the Role:

  • Provides engineering support to the Command Power and Integration RAPID Cell,

  • Provides services that include prototype design and integration of experimental-prototype C4ISR systems on various platforms to include tactical ground vehicles, aircraft, watercraft, towers, etc.

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Active Secret clearance.

  • BS Mechanical Engineering is Required- MS Mechanical Engineer or Systems is Desired

  • Five or more years of relevant experience

  • Solid understanding of core concepts including mechanics, kinematics, thermodynamics, materials science etc..

  • Working experience with product lifecycle management (PLM), finite element analysis (FEA) and computational fluid dynamics (CFD)

  • Knowledge of engineering analysis tools (ANSYS, CREO Simulate, or similar)

  • Proficiency with 3D solid design using SOLIDWORKS, AutoCAD, or similar design tools. Preferably CREO Parametric

  • Experience in the design and manufacturing of sheet metal components, steel and aluminum welded assemblies, CNC machined components, and additively manufactured components

  • Creativity and analytical skills with the ability to perform in a fast-paced environment with the ability to develop solutions from an idea to final product

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Experience with military specifications and standards for military support equipment such as MIL-STD-810 and MIL-STD-1366.

  • Strong understanding of electrical engineering and experience in vehicle power system design

  • Experience in thermal analysis of components and integrated designs

  • Mathematical computing and analysis tools knowledge (Matlab, Excel, LabView etc.)

  • Experience operating and maintaining additive manufacturing machinery

What We Can Offer You:

  • We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.

  • Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.

  • We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.

  • We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.

  • For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.

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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.