Manufacturing System Engineer Lead

Palmdale, CA 93599

Posted: 07/10/2024 Employment Type: Contract Division: Government/DOD Job Number: JN -072024-19230 State: California

Job Description

Manufacturing System Engineer Lead

Salary: $120 - $150/hr.

Location: Palmdale, CA (on-site)

Industry: Government/Defense

Employment Type: Long term contract with potential for permanent employment

Clearance: Active Secret clearance with an investigation within 5 years or CE enrollment


  • BS Degree REQUIRED
  • 15+ years of relevant experience
  • Extensive experience in aerospace propulsion systems operations, installation, testing, trouble shooting and maintenance
  • Background in aircraft jet turbine and/or rockets engines
  • Previously held technical lead position
  • Previous experience working within an IPT (Integrated Product Team) (Multi Discipline team)
  • Active Secret clearance with an investigation within 5 years or CE enrollment


  • Performs technical planning, system integration, verification and validation, cost and risk, and supportability and effectiveness analyses for air vehicle propulsion and other related systems.
  • Analyses are performed at all levels of total system product to include: concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal.
  • Ensures the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.
  • Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.
  • Technical lead who oversees the group activities of manufacturing/systems engineers supporting an air vehicle build with an IPT.
  • Works within a model based engineering environment (3DX/iBASEt) to create product and tools design, manufacturing, assembly, installation, system testing plans and work instruction.
  • Leads IPT design and plan reviews.
  • Significant interface and collaboration with IPT technical leads, program management, build team and customer.
  • Participates in on MRR, PPR and PMRs on site and *off-site location.
  • Position requires periodic travel.




Apply Online
Apply with LinkedIn

Send an email reminder to:

Share This Job:

Related Jobs:

Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions.

About Palmdale, CA

Ready to embark on a career adventure in beautiful Palmdale, California? Seize the opportunity to explore job listings in this vibrant region nestled in the heart of Los Angeles County. Known for its picturesque landscapes, innovative industries, and diverse community, Palmdale offers abundant growth opportunities for job seekers looking to thrive in a dynamic environment. With attractions like the iconic Aerospace Walk of Honor, Antelope Valley Indian Museum State Historic Park, and the Palmdale Amphitheater, along with a rich culinary scene featuring local favorites like California fusion cuisine and food trucks, this area is where career dreams take flight. Join us in discovering the charms of Palmdale, where endless possibilities await your career journey.