Design Engineer


El Segundo, CA

Industry: Engineering Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 372 days ago

  by    Patrick Myers


This position requires an outstanding working knowledge of mechanical/electrical principles and geometric tolerance combined with basic CAD and drafting skills along with an understanding of screw machine & cold head fabrication. Evaluating engineering input from customers and specifications, utilize Autodesk Mechanical and AutoCAD Inventor to prepare all necessary mechanical drawings and 3D models of connector assemblies and their components. Accurately calculate component surface areas and enter BOM’s and process planning into configuration control system. Capable of understanding and learning how to perform the specific validation and verification testing methods associated with our product.


  • Prepare all requiredengineering output necessary to manufacture or quote new products including but not limited to layout, sketches, 3D models, flat files, drawings, item masters, BOM’s and process planning.
  • Oversees or performs validation and verification testing as necessary.
  • Supports customer service and manufacturing as required.
  • Process engineering change orders when necessary.
  • Prepare necessary information to ensure efficient and timely material procurement, manufacturing information and installation of assemblies.
  • Compile data required for project assignments and develop specifications, reports and other related written documents as required.
  • Assist in the assembly of fabrication of prototypes and models.
  • Support plant quality initiatives
  • Support plant cost improvement objectives.
  • Perform other related duties as required.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • BS degree in Mechanical or ElectricalEngineering
  • Demonstrated program management knowledge & skills
  • Familiarity with connector/contact manufacturing, testing, and qualification processes.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of SAE AS39029.
  • Able to use experience and ability to design and analyze complex electromechanicalassemblies.
  • Practical knowledge of manufacturing, materials, finishes, and processes.
  • Demonstrated leadership ability and ability to work proactively and independently to support department objectives.
  • Basic knowledge of computer aided design applications: Autodesk Mechanical and AutoCAD Inventor.
$80K - $100K
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