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System Integration Engineer

Sterling Heights, MI

Posted: 02/21/2024 Employment Type: Contract Job Industry: Defense/Government Job Number: 24-00098

Job Description

Responsibilities to Anticipate for this role
  • Support the assembly of the M10 Booker and Abrams Tanks prototype builds and verification.
  • Act as primary interface between sub-system engineering and the prototype build shop responsible for vehicle level system integration, verification, and problem reporting/resolution.
  • Develop and foster a cohesive build team environment between prototype shop mechanics, sub system engineers, and system engineers.
  • Write Material Requests (MRs) for the purchase of all material required.
  • Direct mechanics in the assembly of vehicle and subsystems as per models and drawings.
  • Monitor the Engineering Bill of Materials (BOM) maturity and Engineering Release Plan execution.
  • Utilize and update the prototype build BOM.
  • Keep the team lead informed on prototype build and verification status.
  • Track material receipts and address "late to need”issues.
  • Status assembly and fabrication build plans.
  • Disposition of obsolete parts as directed by USG.
  • Generate Engineering Problem Reports to document fabrication, installation, and/or functionality issues discovered during the prototype build.
  • Overtime and some second shift work will be required.
Qualifications Sought
  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering required. BS in Mechanical Engineering preferred.
  • Entry Level (Less than year experience).
  • Mechanical aptitude.
  • Enjoy hands on work with actual vehicles in a prototype environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently.
  • Mind-set to work collaboratively in a team environment for program success.
  • Proven skills in the development of technical documents and oral communication.
  • Strong technical writing and presentation skills sought.

This assignment is a US Government Contract which requires all applicants to be US Citizens.

No third-party applicants will be considered. If you are a third party contracting company, please do not respond to this position.

Meet Your Recruiter

Terry Walton
Technical Recruiter

Terry Walton was brought into Contract Professionals, Inc. to act as highly specialized and experienced technical recruiter, with a focus on engineering and informational technology. Known industry wide for his ability to cultivate and recruit best in class candidates, Terry was named the number one recruiter (out of 45 recruiters) with his previous employer, for more than six consecutive years. He was also a member of the Chairman’s Club from 2017-2019.

Passionate about mentoring others, Terry also has extensive experience training new recruiters to navigate the entire recruitment life cycle; providing novice recruiters with the education, skills, and tools necessary to become successful staffing specialists.

Terry was conferred a Bachelor of Applied Science (BASc), Business Administration and Management from Robert Morris University in 2003.

Terry is happily married to Jennifer Walton. Together they have three boys: Houston 15, Phoenix 11, and Kingston 8. All their children play school and travel basketball, baseball, and football. A sports enthusiast himself, Terry coaches AAU All-Star Basketball. He is also the Head Coach of Grade School Tackle Football for Butler, PA.

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