Design Engineer

Harrisonburg , VA
Special Operations Solutions, LLC (SOS) has a position available as a Design Engineer. Primary duties include 3d CAD Design for various aircraft platforms and 2d detailed drawing creation.  The qualified candidate will assist with all aspects of airframe design work related to aircraft modifications and antenna/sensor mounting provisions.  They will also assist in any equipment rack and rack enclosure designs.  Candidates will be required to learn and know every step involved in the build process, from conceptual design to final assembly and installation on the aircraft.  Candidates should have hands on experience in aircraft mechanical systems and the willingness to work in a shop environment when needed to consult with aircraft production staff. 

Work location will be in Harrisonburg, VA.

Basic Qualifications:

    • Experience with Solidworks and Solidworks PDM
    • Experience with Microsoft Office Products
    • Experience with aircraft design
    • Experience with mechanical design and drafting
    • Experience revising drawings and template migration
    • Experience working with electrical circuitry
    • Ability to read and interpret drawings and diagrams
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Able to handle tasks with little direction
    • Ability to acquire a Security Clearance, as required
    • Willingness to travel to meet with production team and support integration activity


    • Experience working with Mil Spec
    • Experience with aircraft design
    • Ability to address manufacturing issues from internal and external sources
    • Minimum Associates Degree Required, with 3 years experience in Aerospace design

Desired Qualities:

    • Motivated 
    • Self-starter 
    • Creative 
    • Able to multitask