Electromechanical Engineer

MRI Ventures   •  

Kansas City, MO

5 - 7 years

Posted 239 days ago

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MRIGlobal has an exciting full-time opportunity for a Staff Mechanical Engineer in our Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance Division located in Kansas City, MO. In this unique opportunity, the selected candidate will work withother engineering and technical disciplines to design, prototype, and test custom electro-mechanical systems to meet customer requirements. Furthermore, the selected candidate will:

  • Turn client needs and requirements into conceptual designs
  • Design a broad range of system components and work with (and sometime lead) other engineers in the development of integrated systems
  • Develop mechanical drawings and documentation for custom systems
  • Validate systems and products through analysis, experiments and testing
  • Produce high quality design, analysis, and test reports
  • Troubleshoot fielded systems
  • Perform mechanical engineering duties on multidisciplinary teams with electrical, chemical and systems engineers
  • Present system designs to clients

Success Factors:

  • Demonstrable mechanical and electromechanicaldesign and development knowledge
  • Ability to work under pressure and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Aptitude in other engineering disciplines such as systems engineering with the desire and ability to learn new disciplines
  • Willingness to work in a laboratory or field environment
  • Good mechanical aptitude and enjoys hands on work
  • Ability to oversee and mentor the work of more junior engineering staff
  • Available for periodic travel, estimated at 10-20% per year
  • Motivated self-starter
  • Desire to work withother team members to solve complex multidisciplinary challenges
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills


  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering with 6+ years of experience or MS with 3+ years of experience
  • Ability to communicate and interact with other technical staff in a team-based environment
  • Demonstrated CAD experience
  • Solidworks experience is a plus
  • Ability to acquire and maintain a U.S. government security clearance
  • Ability to learn new software systems