Mechanical Engineer
ELTA North America Annapolis Junction, MD Competitive, commensurate with experience

ELTA North America (ELTA NA) is a global leader in the design, manufacture and support of innovative electronic systems for the United States government. ELTA NA is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Mechanical Engineer. 


The Mechanical Engineer is responsible for the development and production of radar products and supporting equipment, business development efforts and innovative R&D activities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create new designs and detailed drawings of mechanical parts (enclosures, fixtures, mounts, etc.) using SolidWorks CAD software.
  • Oversee the engineering life cycle of products from conceptual design to production.
  • Provide production support to fabricators using good engineering judgement.
  • Provide engineering support to various team members (Program Management, Business Development, and Field Support Representatives).
  • Support Business Development team in customer demonstrations, writing technical papers and proposals, etc.
  • Work with production team to verify correct assembly process of products.
  • Work with Configuration Manager and CCB team to revise engineering documents by incorporating ECNs, according to configuration management process.
  • Work with Quality Assurance in identifying production errors and incorporating fixes.


  • Candidates must document US citizenship as required to obtain secret clearance.
  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from a four-year college or university.
  • Must have four to eight years of experience as a mechanical designer.
  • Experience with 3D CAD software (SolidWorks preferred).
  • Experience with design analysis (stress, thermal, vibration).
  • Experience with Systems Engineering is desired.
  • Experience with metal fabrication and knowledge of fabrication shop capabilities such as milling, turning and welding.
  • Experience with electro-mechanical production process and with hand tools for assembly and minor part modification.
  • 10 - 20% travel required; domestic and international. 

ELTA NA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Candidates must document US citizenship as required to obtain secret clearance.


ELTA North America is an EEO employer - M/F/Vets/Disabled
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