The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
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Mechanical Engineer

Alakaina Foundation Family of Companies
Fort Rucker, Alabama 36362
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Laulima Government Solutions, LLC, is a Native Hawaiian Organization (NHO) owned business. A premier government services company, Laulima Government Solutions, LLC offers a full spectrum of solutions that improve the performance and operational effectiveness of our government and Department of Defense customers. Our mission synchronized solutions are designed to deliver exactly what our customers need, when they need it. From base and range operations to biomedical defense support to telecommunications and IT services, we deliver the exact talent, tools and technologies needed to meet mission requirements.

Laulima Government Solutions is looking for a Mechanical Engineer to support the United States Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory (USAARL) at Fort Rucker, Alabama.

The Mechanical Engineer will provide trend- and risk-analysis services, accident- and combat-incident investigation services, research and testing services and material testing services in support of the Survival Analysis Team of the USAARL, which supports the Joint Trauma Analysis and Prevention of Injury in Combat (JTAPIC) program.  Work may be complex, requiring critical thinking combined with independent judgment.



  • Develop and report responses to various Requests for Information (RFI) transmitted by the  JTAPIC Program Management Office
  • Conduct trend and risk analyses relating to combat injuries and accidents, including data retrieval, extraction, clean-up, processing, analysis, and publication/presentation of results.  Perform individual event analyses, and overall trend analyses for the above, as well as for other events, as may be required
  • Develop and present actionable recommendations derived from the above analyses regarding potential upgrades/changes in materiel and tactics, techniques, and procedures (TTP)
  • Identify potential data-sharing partners; develop both organizational and personal relationships to assist in formalizing data-sharing agreements between USAARL and other operational data resources to improve the robustness and accuracy of provided analyses. Establish in-house collaboration with members of other divisions within USAARL, in order to develop and maintain connectivity between other lab divisions/branches, and remote resources
  • Provide services related to the preparation of draft reports, presentations, and other documentation on analysis progress and findings, which will be distributed, presented, and/or discussed within the laboratory and/or at other external forums
  • Expertise in mechanical engineering and materials testing, to include at least two years of work experience in data analysis and data acquisition, including scientific software packages such as MATLAB




  • Required Qualifications: BS in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline
  • A minimum of three (3) years of personal experience / expertise in conducting combat and/or accident investigations, focused on vehicle and personal protective systems performance
  • Ability to manage and ensure the successful completion of multiple technical tasks
  • Excellent communication (verbal and written) skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Outlook & SharePoint
  • Ability to comply with all specified guidelines regarding safety, security, standard operating procedures, written protocols, technical manuals, and procurement of supplies/equipment as per USAARL regulations
  • Must be able to work independently with minimal direction
  • Proficient experience with MATLAB

Preferred Experience:

  • Expertise in the capabilities and operation of aviation and combat vehicles (i.e., all US Army aviation platforms, MRAP, Stryker, Bradley, and HMMWV), to include incumbent PPE and vehicle protection systems and capabilities, performance, and potential countermeasures to address protection systems shortfalls
  • Expertise in statistical analysis, to include past performance of trend analyses and assessment of risk from various hazards, both intrinsic and extrinsic to the vehicle platform and occupant (college transcripts and/or journal publications)
  • Correlation of multi-disciplinary statistical analyses focused on understanding the proficiencies and deficiencies of protective equipment within the physiological cascade of wounding events
  • Experience with investigations utilizing human data, including compliance with accepted scientific, security and human-use rules, regulations, and guidelines, particularly in the military environment


- May be required, on written authority of the Laboratory Commander, to fly on military aircraft or ride in military vehicles in the official conduct of travel and duties of the position.


- Must currently possess or be able to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance.

Laulima Government Solutions is a fast growing government service provider. Employees enjoy competitive salaries; a 401K plan with company match; medical, dental, disability, and life insurance coverage; tuition reimbursement; paid time off; and 10 paid holidays. Laulima Government Solutions is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

For additional information on Laulima Government Solutions, please visit www.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer of individuals with disabilities and veterans. We are proud to state that we do not discriminate in employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. If you are a person with a disability and you need an accommodation during the application process, please click here   to request accommodation. We E-Verify all employees.


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