Mechanical Staff Engineer - Design/FEA - Hydraulic Actuation in Santa Clarita, CA at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 2/4/2021

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Job Description

JobID: 382327

Johnson Service Group (JSG) is currently searching for a Mechanical Staff Engineer to lead the innovation and development of hydraulic actuation products for military aircraft systems. 

Background, Experience and Responsibilities:

  • 10+ plus years of mechanical structural analysis and design experience with aerospace and defense products,
  • Hydraulics actuator analysis background is a plus.
  • Must have a strong background in the of design and analysis of metallic structures, and hydraulic actuation systems expertise is a plus.
  • Responsible for providing product design and Finite Element Analysis (FEA) expertise.
  • Project leadership experience is highly preferred. 
  • Will lead contribute to New Product Introduction (NPI) design, analysis, development and test for current and future technologies.
  • Must have strong knowledge of FEA and the use of related analysis tools and methodologies, to perform hydraulic, stress and control theory analysis. 
  • Collaborate with other senior leadership, and may direct engineers, as required.
  • Implement process improvements at a senior project level.
  • Ability to successfully drive projects through the Product Lifecycle (PLC). 
  • Experience with actuators, hydraulic systems, transducers, and similar high reliability products is highly preferred.


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering or equivalent discipline.
  • Master of Science degree in Engineering or equivalent discipline is a plus.

Start Date:  Immediately
Type of Employment:  Direct Hire position

Location:  Santa Clarita, CA
Compensation/Benefits:  Highly competitive, including a highly competitive salary, lucrative bonus and comprehensive benefits.

Relocation:  Relocation package may be available


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