Senior Mechanical Systems Engineer

Aug 01, 2014
Aug 31, 2014
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Full Time
As part of 3D Systems’ design team, the Senior Mechanical Systems Engineer will participate in the conceptualization, development, and documentation of new and improved 3D printing systems. Applicants should have a sound intuitive understanding of the physical world, experience designing complex electromechanical products, strong academic and work references, and excellent communication skills. The ideal candidate would be capable of acting as the technical lead for a complex system and have the ability work across engineering disciplines.

Provide technical leadership with a focus on flowing requirements down from customer and marketing requirements to subsystems
Coordinate cross functional requirements communication and optimization
Manage delivery of customer functions
Manage validation of customer functions
Create systems models to identify critical-to-function parameters and determine sensitivity to these parameters
Manage validation of critical to function engineering specifications
Coordinate concurrent development by engaging with industrial design, manufacturing and service to ensure their requirements are comprehended early in the design process
Work with safety and regulatory disciplines to ensure the designs meet all requirements and are compliant at launch
Act as a technical resource for design engineering making cost, quality and schedule tradeoffs
Provide accurate, pertinent status of deliverables to program management
Education & Training:
BS in Mechanical Engineering, MS in Mechanical Engineering is preferred

At least 7 years of relevant experience in product development

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

CAD experience (preferably with SolidWorks 2012)
Working knowledge of electromechanical design, firmware and system software
Above average PC skills including word processing and spreadsheets a must
Demonstrated knowledge of and experience with 3D products or similar industry products preferred
Proven self-starter, good interpersonal and time management skills, and ability to work in a team environment with minimal direction

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