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McKean Defense is a Naval Life Cycle Management, Engineering, Enterprise Transformation and Program Management business headquartered in Philadelphia, PA. McKean’s engineers, developers, technical staff, programmers, analysts, and program managers identify and deploy new shipboard technologies, integrate information technology across shipboard platforms, and develop strategies to support the Warfighter. McKean’s employees create strategic solutions to help customers reach new levels of mission support and transform their organizations. McKean Defense is employee owned, and values the life experiences of potential candidates, including those who have served our Military. Currently, 38% of McKean’s employee owner workforce are veterans.

Provide engineering support for surface ships and submarines for Hull, Mechanical and Electrical (HM&E) Systems including Navy vessels and Army Watercraft.

Apply technical principles to support mechanical engineering design, material specifications, and test and integration engineering for various surface ship and submarine systems and installation and modernization programs.

Review specifications, and provide technical recommendations for technical manuals, and other technical documentation that relate to HM&E systems, and RDT&E programs.

Assist other engineers, technicians, logisticians, and scientists in mechanical engineering assignments, and project management tasks for assigned projects.

Recommend improvements in design, operation, maintenance and safety for assigned systems and equipment.

Provide supporting technical and logistics documentation relative to recommended design improvements and performance requirements.

Resolve all equipment and systems issues with the appropriate Subject Matter Expert(s).

Required Skills
- Bachelor Degree in Engineering or related major
- Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

- Proficiency with AutoCAD and Microsoft Office Suite

- Security Clearance Requirement: Candidate must have active Secret clearance, or be clearable.

Required Experience

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.

McKean Defense is an E-Verify company.


Job Location
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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