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Syneren is currently looking for a Production and Deployment Support Engineer or Mechanical Engineer to assist in the production contract management of a substantial acquisition for the National Weather Service.  Excellent communication skills, both written and oral, are essential to the success in this position – candidates must be able to communicate complex ideas to a wide range of audiences. Travel is required for this position less than 50% of the time. Work location is primarily Silver Spring, MD and Sterling Field Support Center, VA.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Engineering degree (BEng, MEng or EE) or equivalent from a four-year college or technical school in engineering, manufacturing and/or quality assurance or related field.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience monitoring the manufacturing of electromechanical systems and subsystems for performance, quality, and adherence to engineering drawings.
  • Demonstrable excellent written, oral communications and client relationship management skills.
  • Experience using Production Drawing Packages and a thorough understanding of Production Level MIL-STD 31000 Technical Data Packages to manufacture electromechanical system. Working knowledge of ASME Y14.100M Engineering Drawing Practices.
  • Experience monitoring the production of electromechanical systems.
  • Experience monitoring manufacturing contract deliverables.
  • Demonstrated experience resolving issues discovered during manufacturing such as: drawing package errors, manufacturing process errors, vendor quality, parts substitution, manufacturing quality.
  • Experience managing/leading tactical efforts to define and execute goals and objectives, plans, timelines, and providing quality assurance of deliverable.
  • Demonstrated expertise in Configuration Management, Program Assessments, and Program Controls.
  • Possesses or is able to obtain a public trust clearance.
 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Thorough understanding of Production Level MIL-STD 31000 Technical Data Packages and working knowledge of ASME Y14.100M Engineering Drawing Practices used to manufacture electromechanical systems.
  • Direct experience working with manufacturers and/or supporting deployment of complex systems.
 

Responsibilities:

  • Monitor manufacturing production to ensure contract performance.
  • Monitor Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT).
  • Assist in designing FATs if required.
  • Perform a liaison function between Engineering and Manufacturing.
  • Research and write Engineering Change Notices (ECN).
  • Government in factory witness.
  • Research alternate parts for substitution.
  • Research alternate sources of supply.
  • Follow quality control methodologies to ensure compliance with quality standards, guidelines, and procedures.
  • Establish and maintain a process for evaluating hardware, software, and associated documentation and/or assist in the evaluation.
  • Conduct and/or participate in formal and informal reviews at pre-determined points throughout the development life cycle.
  • Examine, prepare and verify technical drawings and specifications of electrical systems, to ensure that installation and operations conform to standards and customer requirements. May draft detailed multi-view drawings of assemblies and sub-assemblies.
  • Analyze engineering sketches, specifications and related data and drawings to determine design factors.
  • Modify design to correct operating deficiencies and/or reduce production issues.
  • Confer with document originators to resolve discrepancies and compile required changes.
  • Conducts a quality check of all documents and reports, verifying accuracy of data and information.
  • Will perform duties in manufacturers’ plants and at deployment sites.

Skillset:

  • At least 5 years related engineering experience with specific experience in manufacturing and design.
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment preferred. An equivalent of education and experience will be considered.
  • Preferred knowledge of ISO standards and documentation.
  • Ability to read schematics, assembly drawings and wire lists.
  • Thorough understanding of Production Level MIL-STD 31000 Technical Data Packages used to manufacture electromechanical systems.
  • Working knowledge of ASME Y14.100M Engineering Drawing Practices.
  • Sound administration skills, and well-developed management skills.