Sr. CAD Engineer


Job Description:

The Defense group within Leidos has an opening for a Sr. CADEngineer in Huntsville, AL to provide onsite and remote support for multiple Force Protection System (FPS) Family of Systems (FOS) to the IBD-SS program. We are looking for motivated self-starters who want to join a team dedicated to excellence and continuous progress. This person must have a current and active Secret clearance.

Primary Duties:
  • Maintain and create technical drawings, manufacturing schematics, and 2D and 3D digital models of mechanical equipment designs, using measurements, specifications and additional data
  • Verify the accuracy of existing drawings, calculations and design update requests and update existing drawings as required
  • Establish drawings in appropriate indenture level within the PDM tool
  • Coordinate directly with engineers and project managers to understand project requirements, verify design details and recommend modifications as needed according to company standards and best practices
  • Annotate and verify all numerical designations and specifications in technical drawings and schematics, using both CAD programs and manual calculations when necessary
  • Provide support to engineering team as needed by creating technical drawings and digital models within deadlines and utilizing multiple methods to ensure deliverables include all relevant design details
  • Assist in ongoing project to standardize and unify design document standards by participating in meetings and preparing presentation materials as necessary

Basic Qualifications:
  • BA/BS with 5+ years of related experience (additional experience, education and training may be considered in lieu of degree).
  • Must have a current and active Secret security clearance.

External Referral Bonus:


External Referral Bonus $:

Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




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Job Family:

Engineering Drafting

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