Mechanical Engineer IV, Staff in Rochester, MN at Benchmark Electronics

Date Posted: 6/10/2020

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Job Title
Mechanical Engineer IV, Staff

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Job Summary
Mechanical Engineer IV with our Design Engineering Group. Variety and challenging work will keep you engaged as you work on product development of industrial controls, high end computing, medical lab instruments, amongst many others.

Essential Functions and Competencies

Level IV
  • Proven proficiency in leading cross-disciplinary teams (electrical, mechanical, software, process development, test development etc.)
  • Expert in leading trade off studies and making decisions across multiple engineering disciplines
  • Must possess strong leadership skills and be and expert in the area of systems engineering in developing products and technology
  • Must possess technical domain knowledge in multiple strategic market or technology segments
  • Level of domain knowledge with specific product technology to make the R&D Systems Engineer a recognized technical and market expert
  • Strong, open oral and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to complete projects in a timely manner
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, as well as presentation skills
  • Ability to work well individually or in teams
  • Available for travel up to 10-20% of the time, including day, overnight and international travel as required

Qualifications / Education / Experience
Level IV
  • Work on cross-disciplinary teams
  • Vigilant of technology trends and scientific developments in Medical, Industrial, and Computing markets
  • Work with Customers to evaluate product technology requirements.
  • Develop appropriate product architectures and plans to meet product technology requirements
  • Define R&D projects and associated cost estimates to demonstrate the new technologies
  • Provide technical leadership to multiple engineering disciplines, mechanical, electrical, software, optical, test, regulatory, etc.
  • Oversee the execution of the technical aspects of the R&D projects
  • Project level reporting
  • Assist in the development engineering strategies for customers
  • Communicate technical challenges and work with peers to create and implement solutions
  • Perform all the essential functions and competencies listed above
  • Initiate concepts for solving the most complex engineering problems
  • Prepare technical presentations for customers
Level IV
  • Minimum of 15 years of engineering experience developing products, and 10 years' experience in a system engineering role or equivalent
  • Engineering expert in advanced technologies and applications
  • Ability to provide technical support to project team members and on complex projects
  • Medical OEM experience preferred
  • Ability to provide technical expert leadership on advanced design and development projects
  • Ability to establish best practices for mechanical engineering group
  • Ability to act as the go-to person for resolving the toughest technical challenges
  • Considered an expert in his/her field
    4 year Engineering or Technical Degree; Master’s Degree preferred

  • Job Category
    Design Engineering
    Job Location
    Rochester, MN, USA

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