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Mechanical Design Engineer - 3399

Ashland, MA

Posted: 05/24/2023 Industry: Engineering and Technical Job Number: 15664

Job Description

Connexion’s mission is to provide "best in class" services to job seekers. We strive to achieve excellence in job placement, staffing, and recruiting services, while treating candidates with the professionalism and respect they deserve.

Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Hiring Organization: Connexion Systems & Engineering

Compensation, Benefits, and Employment Type
  • Duration: 5+ month contract, possible extensions
  • Pay rate: $55 - $61.95/hr
  • Job Location: Hopkinton, MA (hybrid)
  • Schedule: M-F, standard 1st shift, 1 day remote optional
  • Job#: bh15664

In order to set expectations and to the extent permitted by applicable law, please note that if an applicant is hired for this position, the applicant will be required to prove that the applicant has been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the date of hire, subject to any qualified religious or medical exemptions. Please note that the employer reserves its rights to mandate additional vaccine requirements at any time.

  • Verify product requirements and define product and design specifications.
  • Develop electromechanical, optomechanical, fluidic and thermal components and sub-systems from concept to new product introduction.
  • Collaborate across disciplines to develop control logic for electromechanical, optomechanical, fluidic and thermal systems.
  • Design precision machined, plastic molded and cast parts that are critical to function, user facing or both while ensuring cost effectiveness and manufacturability.
  • Lead component/part or sub-assembly/system development.
  • Conduct relevant and detailed engineering analysis (structural, thermal, tolerance stack up, optical, etc.) on components and subassemblies.
  • Design and develop “proof of principle” breadboard systems, as well as conduct feasibility studies and testing on new and modified designs.
  • Adhere to regulations such as ISO 9001, EN 61010-1.
  • Interface with Marketing, Applications, Service and Operations throughout the Development Lifecycle.
  • Create complete documentation packages (part models, assembly models, detail drawings, assembly drawings, commercial part specifications and Bills of Material)?
  • Follow new product phased-gate development process through design, manufacturing transition and commercial release

Basic Qualifications
  • BS Mechanical Engineering required
  • 5+ Years of relevant experience with BSME
  • MS Mechanical Engineering desired
  • 3+ years of relevant experience with MSME
  • Understanding of machining, injection molding, compression molding, thermoforming, CNC machining, die-cutting, sheet metal stamping/forming and extrusion methods in relationship to product development.
  • Extensive experience with SolidWorks (Competency test will be given)
  • Proven strong analytical and hands on skills
  • Experience with change order processes and document control systems
  • Excellent written and oral communication
  • Extensive use of Microsoft Office tools (Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Proven electro-mechanical design experience (shown through portfolio preferred)

Preferred Qualifications
  • Strongly preferred: experience working with cross-disciplinary teams in an R&D environment
  • System level experience in troubleshooting production and field problems to determine root causes
  • Aptitude to learn new systems and retain technical information
  • Commitment to customer excellence with demonstrated ethics and integrity
  • Self-starter, detail oriented, and strong collaborative skills

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