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Mechanical Design Engineer

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Medina, Washington
US$50 - US$55 per hour
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Date Added
May 6th, 2024

Mechanical Design Engineer

As a Mechanical Design Engineer, you will work in an interdisciplinary team to develop, design, prototype, and test innovative automation solutions. Engineer will own key aspects of the architecture of complex and integrated electro-mechanical systems from concept to production and deployment. Engineer will drive the technical details and pragmatic feasibility of mechatronic systems that integrate mechanical, electrical, and software components. Engineer will work closely with cross-functional teams, both internal and external, to deliver reliable and scalable systems.

A day in the life
- Lead the design and integration of mechatronics systems, considering mechanical, electrical, and software components.
- Build, test and validate prototypes to prove path to viable, manufacturable and scalable solutions.
- Bring DFMA (Design for Manufacturing) expertise to enable quick development and manufacturability.
- Design electro-mechanical components, create detailed designs in CAD, generate drawings and release documentation for manufacturing through a PLM software.
- Use your experience in Design and mechatronics to improve the overall system efficiency and performance.
- Your design and implementation decisions demonstrate mechanical engineering best practices Independently create proof-of-concepts that include mechanical, electrical and software components.
- Work with the Safety, Regulatory, Operations, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Quality teams as well as outside partners to ensure smooth product launches

- BS in Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics, Robotics (or equivalent)
- 2+ years of experience in the design of complex mechatronics or robotics systems
- Strong hands-on experience with the ability to craft proof-of-concept prototypes
- Experience in Design for Manufacturing, Design for Assembly, Tolerancing and GD&T
- 2+ years of Solidworks, or similar CAD software, experience with knowledge of best practices for part design, large assemblies, drawings and configuration management
- Strong organizational skills and ability to collaborate with other teams in a fast-paced environment
- Proven experience to effectively communicate concepts and proposals through design reviews and presentations to management
- Customer-focused and proven experience to prioritize work demands in a dynamic work environment with multiple projects, project owners and dedication to meeting deadlines

- MS in Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics, Robotics (or equivalent)
- Experience designing mechatronics solutions for production or fulfillment automation
- Experience deploying industrial automation solutions at large scales globally
- Good understanding of system engineering and requirements gathering
- Demonstrated experience working with cross-functional teams and partnering closely with electrical and software/controls engineers to deliver fully integrated real-world solutions
- Experience documenting designs in accordance with ASME Y14.5
- Good understanding of the various stages of the Product Development Process
- Experience designing systems that meet stringent compliance and regulatory standards
- Experience working with overseas vendors to manage assembly build and quality
- Proficiency with Solidworks and advanced top-down design modeling methods
- Proficiency with Simulation and Finite Element Analysis tools (ANSYS, ABAQUS, etc.)
- Proficiency with PDM and PLM experience (Team Center), including change control process

Impellam Group and its brands are equal-opportunity employers committed to diversity and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other factor determined to be unlawful under applicable law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application, interview process, pre-employment activity, and the performance of crucial job functions.

If you require additional disability considerations, modifications, or adjustments please let us know by contacting HR-InfoImpellamNA@impellam.com or fill out this form to request accommodations.

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