Researches, plans, designs, develops, and implements (into Production) new products, processes and systems into the sporting or defense related arms and ammunition markets. Proficient professional. Performs varied assignments of an advanced engineering nature requiring full use and application of engineering / scientific / technical methods. Uses fact based decision making in analysis and design
Principal Duties and Accountabilities (*Essential Functions):
Qualifications, Educational Skills and Experience:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
BS degree in Engineering or Science (i.e. Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Materials Engineering, Physics) from a four year accredited or nationally recognized college or university; 0-5 years relevant experience ; entry Level MSc, PhD. Firearms and ammunition experience a plus
Ability to read work and interpret instructions in English. Ability to record observations and keep records of data as instructed.
Ability to perform advanced mathematical operations such as exponents, logarithms and apply those methods to analyses involving frequency distributions, reliability, analysis of variance and factor analysis.
OTHER SKILLS AND ACTIVITIES
Proficiency with CAD/CAM, finite element analysis, mechanical simulation or aptitude for learning. Proficient with Microsoft Office suite necessary. Program management skills a plus.