•   Full Time
  •   CA

Sr. Mechanical Design Engineer

The leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices seeks a Sr. Mechanical Design Engineer for the award winning design team. We understand that our greatest asset is our employees and we work to value their contribution.

Job Description:

The Sr. Mechanical Engineer is responsible for performing mechanical design, development, and testing.

The candidate can be based out of any of the following office locations:

Pittsburgh PA
Newark, DE
Calgary, CA

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop new products, product modifications, and application specific systems including anaylzers, sample handling devices, sensors, and packaging.
  • Design instruments and systems based on customer, market, and serviceability requirements, while minimizing hardware and assembly costs.
  • Develop prototypes of new instruments and systems.
  • Develop design information and documentation to insure the product can be manufactured correctly the first time.
  • Maintain product documentation per ISO requirements.
  • Develop and confirm product specifications and performance.
  • Develop product assembly and test procedures, and coordinate related design functions with the manufacturing department.
  • Provide engineering support for manufacturing, marketing, and service for special purchases, parts change, and procedure changes.
  • Perform manufacturing or product engineering duties as required.
  • Evaluate design quality and reliability to ensure end customer satisfaction.
  • Prepare and review product-related documentation.
  • Prepare and review test and manufacturing procedures.
  • Communicate with internal departments, customers, and vendors in matters related to product design and development.
  • Provide regular progress reports in written form, and orally as requested by the Manager of New Product Development.

Some travel will be required.

Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer

Excellent benefit program:

  • Insurance: Health, prescription drug, dental, life, disability, Long Term Care. Retirement.
  • Leave & Holidays: Sick,Personal, vacation, paid holidays.

Education & Experience:

  • A Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering or related techncial discipline and a minimum of 10 years experience as a mechanical engineer is required.
  • An advanced degree in Mechanical Engineering and PE are preferred.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills are essential.


  • The design, development, and testing of process analyzer sampling systems and packaging.
  • Computer Aided design tools, preferably Solid Works. Pro/Engineer and Auto CAD.
  • Properties of materials as applied to product design.
  • Heat transfer and thermal design considerations.
  • Experience supporting manufacturing environment.
  • Industry standard design practices when using sheet metal, castings, extrusions, plastics, screws, fasteners, and springs.
  • Product safety and compliance standards for both North American and European markets.
  • Use of personal computers and related applications software such as work processors, spreadsheets, and communications programs.
  • Product verification and validation testing.
  • Design of optical instruments including, but not limited to, UV-VIS spectrophotometers, infrared spectrometers, turbidity meters, and TDL-based instruments.
  • Design of vacuum systems and mass spectrometers.
  • Design of components using ceramic materials, and bonding of ceramic materials to other substrates.
  • Prefer drafting skills experience.

Candidates must be a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident. We do not offer practical training positions nor sponsor foreign citizens to obtain work visa or permanent residency.

This is a career permanent position with great opportunity for promotion and current job stability.

For immediate consideration, please forward a copy of your current resume to referencing job # or a link to this job.

Job & Company Detail

Company Industry

Architect Industry

Company Size

1 - 9 Employees



Job Category

Hardware Engineering

Applications Accepted Until

01 January 2030