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Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Location:
    Costa Mesa, California
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Mechanical Design Engineer
Costa Mesa, CA

Position Overview:
We are seeking a dynamic and proactive Mechanical Design Engineer that will help plan, support, and sustain engineering functions within the engineering department.

Essential Functions:

Perform mechanical design for integration of interconnects and PCBA’s for cable assemblies used in the medical device industry
Ability to design complex assemblies for manufacturing using Solidworks.
Molded part design using materials such as PC, PC/ABS, PBT, TPE, TPU, PVC, etc
Work with the engineering team to ensure specification compliance in the areas of design, system performance and delivery criteria.
Ability to coordinate mold tool manufacturing, design and qualification. Must have familiarity with the injection molding process. Insert molding experience is desired.
Develop work instructions and assembly/component level drawings
Familiarity with electrical diagrams and circuit design.
Participate in design reviews internally and with external suppliers and customers.
Desired familiarity with ISO 13485, FDA Medical Device Directives and other applicable standards.
Sustaining engineering activities as required.
Assist in troubleshooting and root cause investigations.
Desired experience with creating and executing qualification protocols such as design verification tests, installation/operational qualifications, performance/process qualifications.
Integrates continuous improvement concepts and techniques into all aspects of the position.
Collaborates with Engineering, Production and Sales to identify solutions to cost improvements and to ensure all changes are properly documented.
Interface with all internal departments.

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related engineering discipline
2+ years’ experience in a mechanical design role utilizing Solidworks, Siemens NX and/or similar parametric 3D modeling software
Proficient in using Solidworks, Siemens NX and/or similar parametric 3D modeling software.
Must be proficient in ALL MS Office applications.

Preferred Qualifications:

2+ years’ experience in a manufacturing environment, especially in the field of injection molding/insert molding
Medical device/electronic/interconnect systems experience is a plus

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