Ensign-Bickford Aerospace and Defense Mechanical Engineer lll in Longmont, Colorado
Join Ensign-Bickford Industries, Inc. (EBI) and you’ll be part of a team that leads science, innovation, and technology on different industry fronts. Working here will provide you with an exciting and motivating career full of development and growth opportunities throughout our businesses. We are a global company that prides itself on having passionate, diverse and dedicated employees who work together to achieve uncommon results.
This opportunity is located within our Honeybee Robotics business, an R&D engineering company that creates unique solutions for our customers’ challenges, on Earth and in space.Click here (https://www.honeybeerobotics.com/) to learn more.
The Mechanical Engineer will join the team of engineers dedicated to the Avior product line of high performance actuator systems. This consists of brushless permanent magnet motors, stepper motors, eddy current dampers, planetary gearing, commutation modules and other complimentary modular components such as brakes, rotary accelerometers, and resolvers that make up the architecture of the actuation systems.
Actuator design including motors, gearing, bearings, rotary and linear actuators
Actuator architecture using existing standard modular designs
Analyses required to satisfy customer requirements for actuator performance, life, and environment
Modelling and design documentation of the actuator systems using CAD
Support of assembly and test including performance, shock, vibration and space environments
Proactively identify roadblocks to technical progress and take steps to mitigate/avoid
Identify and recommend changes for product and/or process improvement
Required Experience, Skills, and Education
US Person (Citizen or Permanent Resident)
BS in Mechanical Engineering with 7+ years of experience OR MS with 5+ years of experience
Experience working in Aerospace
Proficient with computer aided design and analysis tools (SolidWorks preferred)
Experience with LabView and MatLab a plus
Excellent reporting and presentation skills
Honeybee Robotics, Ltd. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, national origin, or veteran status.
Ensign-Bickford Industries, Inc. is a diversified company with businesses in a myriad of industries including Aerospace & Defense, Space Robotics, Life Sciences, and Pet Food Flavorings, with our headquarters located in Denver, CO. We have been called "The industry leader", "The people to follow", "The safety, quality and reliability experts". Our technologies allow us to be first to market with next-generation products for all of our focus markets. Our businesses include:
AFB International (http://www.ensign-bickfordind.com/subsidiaries/afb-international/)
Ensign-Bickford Aerospace & Defense Company
EnviroLogix Inc. (http://www.ensign-bickfordind.com/subsidiaries/envirologix-inc/)
Honeybee Robotics, Ltd.
Each of our companies, as varied as they are, have a great deal in common. Each is a leader in its field. Each shares a dedication to innovation, continuous improvement, a commitment to research and technological expertise and an unmatched level of services and support. The simple truth is: When you are a part of our team, you stand head and shoulders above the rest.
Ensign-Bickford Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, national origin, or veteran status.