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R&D Mechanical Engineer

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    San Diego, California
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R&D Mechanical Engineer
10 month contract (possibility for perm)
San Diego, CA

Looking for a talented Mechanical Engineer to be part of a new product development team for its Pyxis brand of products. This individual will work with a team of experts (systems, mechanical, electrical, firmware, software and quality engineers) to develop hardware solutions to meet the needs of our customers.

Job Description

Translate product requirements into hardware specifications
Work independently to create component level or system level designs
Solve advanced technical problems
Develop test strategies to demonstrate designs meet requirements and specifications
Analyze and interpret test results using standard statistical tools and techniques
Effectively present and communicate analysis to project teams and management in order to drive decisions and conclusions
Present task/project status to project teams and managementCompetencies
Modeling of sheet metal and plastic injection molded parts and large assemblies using SolidWorks
Part design for plastic injection molding
Sheet metal fabrication processes
Electromechanical component selection/design
Generation of full complement of mechanical design documentation compliant to industry and internal standards
Demonstrated experience using statistical tolerance analysis on large assemblies
Use and understanding of Product Data Management Systems, Change Control processes and New Product Introduction
Mechanical component/system calculations and analysis using engineering principles
Finite Element Analysis
Skills in creating comprehensive test reports, white papers and presentations containing complex information
Ability to develop strong working relationships with cross functional personnel
Excellent analytical, organizational, communications, and writing skills


Bachelor`s degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering
Minimum of 5 years related work experience
Medical product design experience a plus

If you are interested and qualified, please apply today!

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