Senior Design Checker


Job Description
BAE Systems is seeking a Senior Design Checking professional to join our established and rapidly expanding Electronic Combat Solutions business area. Electronic Combat Solutions (ECS) has technology, engineering and program teams that educate and mentor colleagues to deliver leading Electronic Warfare capabilities. We welcome all those who have big ideas, crave innovation, want to drive fielding velocity and have the passion to bring the warfighter home safe. Drawing strength from our differences, we're innovating for the future and you can too. Our flexible work environment provides you a chance to change the world without giving up your personal life. We put our customers first - exemplified by our mission: "We Protect Those Who Protect Us®." Sound like a team you want to be a part of? Come build your career with BAE Systems.

The Senior Design Checker position we are seeking to fill requires 12-15 years of experience in the Mechanical Design Drafting profession, with a minimum 2-3 years specifically assigned performing a Senior Design Checker role, to support the Greater Nashua NH region. You will provide your expertise on the many technology challenged and innovated product and services to support our customers. As part of the Design & Drafting Community you will utilize the latest CAD Technology and Processes that are derived from forward planning with Industry professionals. Your technical skills will advance while performing your assigned responsibilities on development projects and in supporting our existing product portfolio.

The individual selected for this position will be an experienced Mechanical Design Drafting Checker who is a problem solver with diverse technical capabilities, sound design and drafting checking skills, and geometrical tolerance fundamentals. The requirements assigned to this position, while under the guidance of Program and Engineering Leadership, include the following:
  • Capable of reviewing engineering data in CREO Parametric (Pro/E) and AutoCAD.
  • Proficient reading and understanding Engineering Drawings and Bills of Material.
  • Experienced in dimensioning and tolerancing IAW ASME Y14.5.
  • Experienced with drawing types IAW ASME Y14.24.
  • Experienced with drawing practices IAW ASMEY14.100.
  • Able to review and evaluate tolerance analysis.
  • Able to professionally provide feedback and recommendations on drawing and design improvements.
  • Familiar working with a formal Product Lifecycle Data Management System (PLMS)
  • Able to collaborate with Drafters, Designers, Engineers, Manufacturers and Suppliers.
  • Effective Communicator, both verbally and written.


Required Education, Experience, & Skills
  • An Associate's Degree or higher and 12+ years' Design Drafting experience with 2+ years dedicated to Checking function or:
  • 15 years' Design Drafting experience with 3+ years' dedicated to Checking function
  • Work within a broader program team, highly capable of communicating across functional boundaries in order to solve problems and achieve common goals.
  • Familiar with standard manufacturing practices for the efficient fabrication of mechanical components and assemblies
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment
  • Strong understanding of GD&T in accordance with Y14.5 and associated ASME drawing standards
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to leverage 3D Solid modeling in the utilization of checking models and drawings.


Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
  • An Associate's Degree or higher and 15+ years' Design Drafting experience with 2+ years dedicated to Checking function or:
  • 20 years' Design Drafting experience with 3+ years' dedicated to Checking function
  • Experience with CREO Parametric (Pro/Engineer)
  • Experience with Dassault Systems 3D Experience PLMS
  • Experience with electro mechanical packaging
  • Experienced with defense electronics. (Chassis', Card Cages, Backplanes, Cables, Harnesses, Assemblies, Optical systems, etc.)
  • Expert with Y14.5 GD&T, ASME Y14.5-1994 or later, and all facets of dimensioning and tolerancing
  • Proficient in researching and understanding Military and Commercial Specifications.
  • Expert reading and interpreting Engineering Drawings


About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve.