Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Position: Senior Mechanical Design Engineer
Reports to:  Engineering Manager
Mentors:  Junior and Lower-level Design Engineers

Job Summary:

  • Design custom industrial product marking machines – parts handling, conveyance systems, vision inspection, pre-treatment, and post-print cure systems;
  • Design custom fixture devices per customer specifications;
  • Review designs with customers and internal company personnel to obtain design acceptance;
  • Coordinate procurement, machining (in-house / outsourced), assembly, and testing activities for the build-out of customer machines;
  • Publish project schedules and update timelines and tasks as needed;
  • Manage projects so as to achieve “On-Time and On-Budget” targets;
  • Coordinate project communication between customer, management, and sales;
  • Manage Engineering outsourcing requirements for competitive pricing, quality, and delivery

Accountabilities / Scope:

  • Interfaces: Customers, Intra-company Personnel, and Vendors
  • Mentors:
  • Acts as a “go-to” resource for Junior and Lower-Level Engineering and Engineering Technician personnel;
  • Sets the example for work ethic, overall attitude, and level of expected ability;
  • Decisions:  Incumbent is empowered to make certain decisions with respect to purchased parts and design functionality.

Knowledge & Skills:

  • Excellent technical design skills related to machine operation and automation;
  • Thorough understanding of parts handling systems and technologies;
  • Effectively communicate, both written and verbal.
  • Above-average knowledge and experience with SolidWorks and design software;
  • Ability to understand customer process requirements;
  • Cost estimating / quoting;
  • Ability to conceptualize and solve complex problems;
  • Attention to detail in maintaining accurate and complete records;


Education and / or experience:

BS in Mechanical Engineering from a recognized college or university plus 7-10 years of related design experience; Knowledge of printing technology a plus.

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