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Mechanical Engineering Technician - R&D lab contractor

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Posted 7 days ago

Mechanical Engineering Technician job with the World's leading Company in Sunnyvale, CA is available courtesy of Modis/Akkodis Engineering

1 year contract with possibility of direct hire

Mechanical Engineering Technician - R&D lab contractor

Looking for an energetic, creative, hands-on Mechanical Engineering technician who can think outside the box. This role offers the opportunity to work in an R&D lab with teams across multiple disciplines including product design, process engineering, quality engineering, and others.


1) Mechanical and/or manufacturing engineering background with emphasis on process and equipment design and development

2) Self-driven/self-initiative to manage development activities in an R&D lab setting to meet team objectives and schedules

3) Mechanical aptitude with hands-on experience fabricating mechanical/ electromechanical fixture and jigs, disassembly of products, and performing various metrology and measuring activities

4) Expected to provide timely updates throughout multiple project activities

5) BS or AS degree in Mechanical or Manufacturing Technology Engineering or equivalent


1) Demonstrated ability in data analysis, process development targeted at meeting a specific manufacturing goal

2) CAD experience (NX is a plus)

3) Hands-on experience with thermal measurement, strain gauge measurement, Instron measurement

4) Failure analysis experience (cross sections, Microscopy, SEM, FTIR, X-Ray, etc.)

5) Experience with metal machining (Mill, lathe, band saw, etc.)

6) Ability to plan DOEs, monitor data to spot trends, and react proactively


Self motivated, curious, quick learner, good at reaching out across stake holding teams and working towards resolution

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