Senior Mechanical Engineer


Brea, CA

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 6 days ago

  by    Cynet EngineeringTeam

We are looking for Senior Mechanical Engineer for our client in Brea, CA

Job Title: Senior Mechanical Engineer

Job Location: Brea, CA

Job Type: Contract 12 Months

Job Description:

  • We are a global leader in providing World Class engineering and technology solutions to our customers in the Aerospace & Defense Industries. 
  • Recognized by some of the top engineering associations - not to mention a growing portfolio of customers consisting of 50+ Fortune 500 companies, we have a proud heritage of providing our services with the highest levels of quality, effectiveness, efficiency, and the best value. 
  • Now you can join our growing workforce and help your team work towards building a better tomorrow for all of us.

Your Job:

  • Product development activities ranging from conceptual development, prototyping, and design validation to manufacturing and existing product support - individually and through collaboration
  • Collaboration with engineers of various disciplines to develop products with electromechanical and mechanical content
  • Integration of electronics, mechanical and user interfaces - including PCBAs, switches, sensors, buttons, screens, power supplies, wiring, cable management, any system peripherals
  • Develop hand-held user interfaces with levels of tactile and cosmetic quality meeting industry-leading consumer products
  • Develop systems and components made from a variety of fabrication techniques resulting in assemblies ranging in size from hand-held to rack-mounted for low, mid, and high production volumes
  • Develop systems that assemble easily and cost-effectively with no rework
  • Develop systems with high reliability as measured by industry standard statistical techniques
  • Optimize systems based on manufacturability, cost, performance, and/or reliablity - as well as component availability
  • Generate component specification documentation using the industry's best practices
  • Interface with testing agencies to secure regulatory approvals
  • Performance of root-cause analysis of issues detected in development, NPI, and existing products
  • Design and development of test and assembly fixtures
  • Collaborate and share knowledge and ideas with team and company as a whole
  • Author technical documents and assembly instructions

Your Knowledge & Skills:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or equivalent experience in related field
  • Six or more years of experience working in a similar role
  • Experience designing LRUs to meet FAA certification requirements such as DO-160
  • Advanced user of a 3D CAD (preferably SolidWorks) and PDM
  • Capable of generating specification drawings iwth GD&T per ASME 14.5Y
  • Experience implementing tolerance studies and analysis to document and validate part variation and assembly fits and clearances
  • Experience designing injection molded, sheet metal, die cast, machined, stamped, and die cut parts
  • Understanding of statistical techniques for part fabrication and manufacturing process output control
  • Experience with Electromagnetic (EMI/EMC) regulatory requirements and mitigation of problems found during testing
  • Understanding of the implementation of various thermal management techniques
  • Proven track record of owning and driving significant portions of complex engineering projects
  • Proven track record in meeting project goals and objectives