Mechanical Sub-Systems Engineer

at Andromeda Systems Incorporated in Wichita, Kansas, United States

Job Description

Andromeda Systems Incorporated (ASI) is seeking full-time experienced mechanical systems engineers to support DoD aircraft platforms. The engineers will assist in the design, execution, and troubleshooting of mechanical systems and modifications on a variety of DoD aircraft platforms. These positions are located in Oklahoma City and the Jacksonville, FL area.  


Why ASI?

  • Fast growing and extremely stable company
  • Small company atmosphere
  • Great work environment
    • Compressed and flexible work schedules
    • Partial ability to work from home
    • Diverse projects supporting multiple platforms
    • Fantastic co-workers and customers
    • Casual work attire
  • Hands-on assignments that don’t happen behind a desk



  • Develop detailed solutions for technical, operational, and maintenance problems
  • Assist maintenance in troubleshooting:
    • the rigging of aircraft control systems
    • aircraft hydraulic repairs and malfunctions
    • aircraft fire detection and suppression system repairs and malfunctions
    • aircraft fuel system repairs and malfunctions
    • aircraft pressurization system repairs and malfunctions
  • Present to management or team
  • Ensure repairs are compliant with approved naval aviation maintenance policies
  • Perform engineering investigations of failed aircraft components and systems
  • Provide disposition for obsolete aircraft system components
  • Determine criticality of aircraft system components by performing failure mode effects and criticality analysis
  • Review technical publication deficiency reports and update publications where necessary
  • Ensure aircraft operates properly and safely
  • Draw and read blueprints, give material estimates and time required for repairs
  • Determine aircraft airworthiness
  • Apply engineering principles to investigate, analyze, plan, develop, implement, test, and evaluate projects within the mechanical engineering discipline
  • Review and prepare engineering and technical analyses, reports, and other technical documentation
  • Up to 10% travel may be required


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Aerospace, Aerodynamics, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering from an accredited college or university
  • At least 3 years of mechanical systems engineering work experience within the aviation, aerospace, or defense industry
  • Familiarity with the troubleshooting and integration of test equipment, electrical/power, air conditioning, cabin pressure, hydraulics, and mechanical systems in aircraft
  • Experience in reading, creating, and editing drawings in AutoCAD (or similar CAD program) and work instructions in Microsoft 365 and Adobe Acrobat products
  • Experience in prototyping and validating installations
  • Ability to use Microsoft 365 (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint)
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5-10 years of mechanical systems engineering work experience within the aviation, aerospace, or defense industry
  • Boeing 707 platform experience
  • Self-motivator capable of working through problems on own


Work Authorization/Security Clearance:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen and qualify for Secret Clearance 



  • 401(k) plan with immediate 100% vesting and 4% discretionary match
  • Paid leave including PTO, holiday, bereavement, military
  • Generous medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Health and dependent care FSA
  • Company provided life and AD&D as well as voluntary life/AD&D
  • Opportunities for growth and development



About Andromeda Systems Incorporated

ASI provides tools and services to assist Physical Asset Owners, Fleet Managers, and Military Program Managers in gaining critical insights into their equipment’s performance, identifying system improvements, optimizing operations and support, making better business decisions, and achieving measurable life-cycle cost savings.


ASI provides unparalleled expertise and capabilities in the Reliability, Maintenance, Supportability, and Logistics disciplines. Our staff of internationally recognized leaders are shaping the industry and developing revolutionary solutions in the military and commercial sectors. Clients leverage our experience and cutting-edge analytical tools to improve asset performance and reduce lifecycle costs. As a leading provider of professional and high technology services and solutions, ASI serves the Department of Defense, U.S. civilian agencies, and private industry. 


For more information about this and other open positions, please visit our website at


AAP/EEO Statement

Andromeda Systems Incorporated is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. As such, 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 41 CFR 60-300.5, 41 CFR 60-741.5 as well as 29 CFR Part 471, Appendix A to Subpart A are herein incorporated by reference, to the extent applicable.

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. 

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Job Posting: 12386355

Posted On: Jan 18, 2023

Updated On: Jul 05, 2023

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