Job Description


BTG in partnership with the top ranked Technology company in Florida has an immediate need for a Lead Mechanical Engineer in Palm Bay, FL or Herndon, VA.

We are looking for driven mechanical/aerospace engineers to perform research, development, design, and analysis tasks on complex mechanical hardware including precision mechanisms, electro-mechanical hardware, and complex electronic packaging, in a program team environment. Program support and technical leadership over requirements definition, concept generation, material selection, trade studies, design sensitivity/optimization studies, preliminary and final design, design documentation, and assembly/integration and testing. Candidate must have experience in 3D modeling, critical HW design and development and the ability to work independently or within a multi-disciplined team environment.

Requirements of the Lead Mechanical Engineer

  • 9+ years of relevant mechanical systems/architecture development experience with Bachelor's Degree, or 7+ years of relevant experience with a Master's Degree, or equivalent.
  • Active Top Secret Clearance with recent SSBI.
  • Active TS/SCI with CI Polygraph preferred.
  • Experience in design or development of precision mechanisms and mechatronic systems.
  • Proficiency in CAD tools such as Creo and understanding of ASME Y14.5 Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing standards.
  • Experience in additive manufacturing, part optimization and design for manufacture and assembly a plus
  • Experience with actuators, custom gear trains, fluid systems, electro-optical systems, materials testing and manufacturing processes are all a plus.
  • Technical leadership experience and a history of successful designs and/or working systems

Benefits of the Lead Mechanical Engineer

  • Full time hours
  • Medical / Dental / Vision
  • 401k
  • Eligible for occasional overtime

If you believe that your skills and experience are a match for this position, please submit your most current resume and a recruiter will be in contact. Resumes can be submitted via e-mail to or apply on line at You may also give us a call at 904-998-9414 to speak to a Recruiter.

Application Instructions

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