Mechanical Engineer, Sr.

los Angeles, CA 90012

Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Electrical Engineer Job Number: 19377

Job Description

The Sr Mechanical Engineer will also create 2D drawings, BOMs, and other documentation necessary for product implementation; vendor selection; tooling trials (on-site and otherwise) to determine form, fit and functionality; documentation of new inventions and interaction with outside counsel to protect them. The Position
  • Mechanical architecture development and Project Engineering – the ability to step in and help coordinate efforts with other engineers working on the same platform.
  • 3D models and assemblies that meet the performance, cost and size constraints defined in the Products Requirement Document
  • Design simulations (stress, thermal) to provide early proof of concept for designs
  • Prototypes of parts and assemblies to show form, fit and function
  • Design risk assessments, mitigation plans, development lessons learned
  • 2D prints and BOM, with assembly process documentation
  • Conduct design and print reviews with cross-functional teams
  • Prototype tests and validation results, document multi-dimensional activities
  • Keep up-to-date on state-of-the art technologies  
  • Competitive bench marking for each project
  • Technical support for production issues debug and resolution
The Person
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering or Product Design. MS preferred.
  • 7 years’ experience in mechanical systems design
  • 5 years’ experience with consumer hard products (lighting desired but not necessary.)
  • Demonstrated success in designing products in both high volume (1M+/year) and low volume (10k/year) environments
  • Proficiency with mechanical CAD (Pro/E, SolidWorks, etc)
  • Proficiency with thermal and mechanical simulation tools preferred  
  • Ability to develop and implement software tools to automate the design process (CAD libraries, standard functions, etc) preferred.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Willingness to travel domestically and internationally (less than 30%)

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