Mechanical Engineer III in Tempe, AZ at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 1/28/2018

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Job Title
Mechanical Engineer III

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Job Summary
Precision Technologies, a division of Benchmark Electronics, Inc. Precision Technologies Tempe has an extensive capability in mechanical manufacturing. Our customers are leading Original Equipment Manufacturers who require exacting precision mechanical production capabilities. Our product lines include the, Aerospace, Healthcare Scientific Instrumentation, and complex electro-mechanical equipment. Our Capabilities Include:
• Precision CNC 5-Axis Milling and Turning
• Precision 5-Axis Grinding of Aerospace Turbine Engine Nozzles and Blades
• Close Tolerance (Micron level) Instrumentation Grinding
• Electrical Discharge Machining (EDM) NADCAP approved
• Complex Electro-Mechanical assembly and test (Class 1K & 10K clean room)
• Functional testing
• Medium to Large Coordinate Measuring Capabilities We are looking for an exceptional Mechanical Systems Engineer to join our Development Engineering team. This person will be a key problem solver supporting cross-functional product development projects, from concept to manufacturing. This is a rare opportunity for a truly motivated individual to participate in the development of new and exciting products. The ideal candidate will have a logical approach to the solution of problems and to the product development process with the capacity for original thinking. Candidates should be prepared to present previous product development work during the interview process to demonstrate their abilities and experience.

Essential Functions and Competencies

- Demonstrated ability to effectively and clearly communicate concepts, ideas and knowledge to other individuals and teams - Strong analytical and problem solving skills, as well as a good background in product development process - Instrument automation or scientific instrumentation required Proficient in SolidWorks a plus - Experience with ISO requirements and GMP guidelines, FDA regulations, medical device design control, and manufacturing scale-up processes - Strong project management, prioritizing and multi-tasking skills to work within tight deadlines - Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) experience a plus - Track record of career advancement
Qualifications / Education / Experience
- Use expert technical skills, conceive, plan and lead R&D product development activities to achieve project goals. - Leverage understanding of engineering principles, advanced engineering methods, data and judgment to influence the course of product development activities. - Apply technical expertise in materials, mechanisms, fluidics and mechanics to lead efforts in test method development, implementation and validation for medical device/systems. - Lead efforts in creating and developing fixtures and building test stations for characterization, experimenting and testing novel medical device/systems. - Responsible for assessing design feasibility and verifying product functionality and/or confirm product capabilities. - Design experiments using DOE methodology and analyze the test results using statistical tools. Interpret the results correctly and provide feedback effectively for design improvements. - Participate in the design of new products and design improvements to existing products. - Participate in the evaluation and assessment of competitive products, processes and/or new trends. Engage with the OEM’s to provide technical oversight and guidance on the evolution of the design.

10 years minimum relevant experience as a mechanical/biomedical/product development engineer (Minimum 5 years of medical device experience)

BS in Mechanical Engineering required. Advanced degree (MS/PhD) strongly preferred
Job Category
Design Engineering
Job Location
Tempe, AZ, USA

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Travel Requirement
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