Mechanical Design Engineer
MTS Systems Corporation - Eden Prairie, MN

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MTS Systems Corporation is a global leader in supplying test systems and industrial system sensors for the aerospace, materials and vehicle markets. We develop solutions and high-performance position sensors that add value for our customers, creating a unique and challenging atmosphere that makes MTS home to some of the best technical and creative people in the world. MTS’ testing hardware and software solutions help customers accelerate and improve their design, development, and manufacturing processes and are used for determining the mechanical behavior of materials, products, and structures.

Mechanical Engineering position supporting the design and development of mechanical components and systems in support of product development and continuation improvement engineering on a variety of servo-hydraulic test systems. This position would be for an entry level Mechanical Design Engineer serving customers in one or more of the following market areas including Ground Vehicles, Wind Energy, Civil Structural, Motor Sports, Material Testing or Hydraulic components.

Job Description

Engineers design and implement the mechanical portions of projects for standard and custom systems.

  • Ability to work on variety of designs, systems and products.
  • Work on projects from pre-sale, design, R&D, manufacturing, checkout and installation.
  • Complies with MTS Design Standards and conducts design reviews prior to implementation.
  • Creates designs which are easily manufactured and maintained.
  • Ability for hands on work on the floor and/or analytical work.
Engineers have a high level of direct contribution to a project involving cutting edge technology and constant learning.
Generate conceptual designs and technical proposals for marketing and quote support including cost and schedule information.
Provide work direction to designers and drafters in developing engineering solutions for standards products and custom projects.
Career paths to Project or Product Management, Application and Sales, Management or other Technical areas (Systems, Analysis, or Simulation Consulting)

Job Requirements


Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering.
Minimum GPA 3.0.
Good mechanical aptitude skills along with real world proven mechanical and/or machine experience.
Fundamental knowledge of materials, material properties and machining fabrication processes.
Good multi-tasking and organizational skills.
Good written and oral communication skills.

Ability to work cross functionally as part of a project team

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/M/F/V/D


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