Reporting into the VP of Product Development, the Mechanical Design Engineer will work as part of a cross
functional team to develop low-cost, high-reliability SOFC power systems. The Mechanical Design Engineer
will take direction from a Technical Team leader, and support the design, test and validation efforts to product
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Design, develop, prototype, test all aspects of mechanical engineering projects related to their
subsystem from concept through release as high reliability high volume products.
Develop and maintain product specifications based on input from marketing and other team
Participate in schedule and goal setting, and driving to product development milestones
Create and manage Solidworks CAD models, drawings and assemblies
Design and Detail drawings from models
Coordinate with purchasing and vendors to procure prototype parts
Document all design outputs and test results
Value engineer designs by reducing part counts, leveraging off the shelf components, and best
manufacturing practices for high volume production
KNOWLEDGE, SKILL & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
Minimum BS degree in Mechanical Engineering, with 2+ years experience in new product
development with progress in responsibilities.
Experience participating on teams that have brought products from concept through successful
product launch is highly desired.
Experience using Solidworks for CAD modeling and detailing
Ability to provide creative and pragmatic solutions to complex engineering problems
Experience designing products for cost effective, high volume production is a plus
Working knowledge of engineering principles and practices including drafting standards and tolerance
Hands-on or practical experience with mechanical hardware and rapid prototypes
Understanding of sheet metal, machining, diecasting, and welding techniques a strong plus
Working knowledge of heat transfer and gas/fluid low
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Excellent communication, attention to detail, and organizational skills
Ability to work both independently, and part of a fast moving team
Teamwork, integrity, positive attitude, and professionalism.