Participates in a development team under the instruction and direction of a more senior engineer. Assist in the design, development, modification, and evaluation of mechanical hardware components and systems.
Develop designs for mechanical subsystems for mechanical components.
Confer with Senior and Staff Engineers to prepare and document design modifications as required.
May confer with research resources to clarify or resolve component problems.
May employ quality improvement and supplier relations approach utilizing customer required formats such as Production Parts Approval Process (PPAP) and Advanced Production Quality Process (APQP) techniques.
Use computer assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform engineering and design tasks.
Prepare information as needed in the design documentation process.
Will prepare mechanical drawings, product and system related specifications, and Bills of Material (BOM). Accuracy of BOM must be confirmed.
Confirm availability and facilitate acquisition of new components for builds.
Directs and coordinates manufacture or building of prototype products and systems. Determines component requirements appropriate to product.
Must be capable of system level design work.
Must plan, develop, and participate in experimentation and tests related to product development.
Generate and analyze test data and reports to determine if design meets functional and performance specifications.
Participate in development of design process procedure and plan development of experimental test programs.
May develop test and design process procedures evaluating test results for possible application to other products and/or systems.
May assist with developing, participating in and analyzing research to determine feasibility of proposed product specifications.
Must gain knowledge of budget requirements related to product development.
Provide assistance and technical guidance to less experienced engineers.
Interprets and complies with Company policies, procedures, and regulations.
Prepares reports, charts, graphs, and other statistical information.
Will initiate, recommend, or provide solutions through designated channels.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Four-year college degree in Mechanical Engineering or related technical field and a minimum of (5) five years experience in mechanical design required.
Three years experience in an electronics-manufacturing environment required.
Demonstrated proficiency with the computer applications appropriate to the position and assignment.