Mechanical Engineer

Location: Florham park, New Jersay, United States
Date Posted: 06-07-2017
Our Client is delivering next generation solutions that solve the most complex sensing, networking, and communications challenges is seeking a Mechanical Engineer.

In this position you will: Under general direction, develop innovative mechanical designs for the development of custom communication devices.
 
We are seeking the ‘best and brightest’ with a passion for solving tough challenges through innovation and the application of science and technology for catalyzing impactful solutions for our customers.
The AMNC lab performs advanced R&D to:
  • Create novel wireless communications and situational awareness systems using standards-based and custom communications protocols.
  • Create unique small size, weight and power systems for use in air, land and maritime environments
  • Employ advanced signal and protocol processing, channel modeling and waveform design from HF to W-band and optical frequencies as well.
Join a fast-moving, high-performing multidisciplinary team with a record of success and opportunity for advancement.
Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Design mechanical enclosures, platform structures and test fixtures for military applications.
  • Identify components for use in packaged electronics designs, based on customer and system design requirements.
  • Design and generate detailed drawings of mechanical hardware and electrical cables.
  • Assemble and test hardware to valid designs and support hardware field testing.
  • Create CAD model details for conducting a thermal and structural analysis.
  • Write detailed documentation for hardware assembly.
  • Document and present design work to the engineering team.
  • Travel to other locations or customer sites, as necessary.
  • Partner with electrical engineers to understand and define mechanical interfaces for circuit boards.
  • Support product design team in documenting system designs.
  • Understand and adhere to all Ethical and Compliance policies.
  • Proactively ensure a safe work environment and adhere to policies and procedures. 
  • Perform other duties as required.
  • Obtain/retain a government security clearance at the level to perform the job.
Basic Qualifications:
To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering and 2-4 years of related experience or equivalent combination of education, skills, and experience
  • Knowledge pertaining to the packaging of electronics boards and assemblies for small-sized electronic devices.
  • Experience in the use of mathematical computational tools, such as MATLAB and Mathcad
  • Experience with the use of computer-aided design software, with SolidWorks strongly preferred
  • Familiar with the operation of rapid prototyping machines, machine shop tools and laser cutters
  • Good hands-on skills in the assembly of complex electronics
  • Knowledge of Microsoft software applications and other software applications as required
  • Ability to obtain/retain a government security clearance at the level necessary to perform the duties of the position
Preferred Qualifications:
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:
  • Advanced degree preferred
  • All candidates must be US holders/citizens.
If you are interested please send us a CV in English.

All applications will be treated in strict confidentiality. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview. IC Recruiting Ltd. Recruitment license from National Agency of Employment No 2088 / 22.07.2016
Timothy Howlett
InterContinental Recruiting

Please contact me with any questions:

Email:
t.howlett@icrecruiting.eu
Phone:
(w) 359 2 811 1366
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