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Senior Mechanical Engineer

Company: PathFinder Digital LLC
Location: Sanford
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

PathFinder Digital LLC, a leader in military satellite mobile ground terminal solutions and services, is seeking a Sr. Mechanical Engineer. Experience in satellite communications is desirable. -You will be integral in creating system solutions that meet the evolving needs of our customers.
This person will participate in the full product life cycle from Concept, Design, Analysis, CAD Development, Prototyping, Testing, Production Release, and ongoing Production Support. Responsibilities include completing mechanical performance, manufacturing, and reliability assessments, mechanical architecture definition, and technical specification and interface control drawing development with supporting trade studies. Trade studies include consideration for feasibility of design within time and cost constraints. Technical activities include documentation of recommendations for presentation, review, and approval. Activities also include developing design concepts, supporting drawing creation, assigning and evaluating tolerances, and driving drawing releases. Job duties may include leading small cross-functional teams of engineers and designers in accomplishing the above assignments. Responsibilities may include investigating solutions to product or process problems. Responsibilities:

  • Mechanical design and packaging of printed circuit boards, assemblies, and systems with thermal management requirements, EMI and EMC shielding, compact and rugged packaging constraints dealing with various MIL-STD environmental demands for ground vehicle based applications
  • Complete structural, dynamic (modal, shock/vibration), and thermal analyses
  • Knowledge and experience with broad project management of complex projects or processes with general oversight. Experience may range from concept development through procurement and design qualification.
  • Mechanical requirements management experience including work with requirements flow downs to specifications and interface definition and compliance verification
  • Leadership of small to mid-sized cross-functional design teams for mechanical structures and mechanisms, or mechanical ground support equipment
  • Ability to oversee suppliers, including technical oversight and mechanical ICD/specification development
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written) for internal and external presentations and reviews. Communication includes within and outside of own function to gain cooperation on operational processes, practices, and procedures
  • Candidate must be a good team player, contributor, and self-starter
  • Strong analytical skills with emphasis on using and/or directing finite element analysis (FEA) desired
    Required Skills and Experience:
    • BSME (or MSME) -Mechanical Engineering
    • 10+ years of experience in Telecommunications Electronic Packaging
    • 5+ years using Solidworks 3D CAD System
    • 5+ years of broad material design for high volume fabrication techniques (including plastics, die castings, extrusions, sheet metal, & elastomers)
      Preferred Qualifications:
      • Experience in telecommunications/satellite
      • Knowledge of DOD Technical Data Package practices and American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Drawing Standards
      • Proficiency in making 2D/3D drawings and application of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T)
      • Experience performing Thermal Analysis & Structural Analysis
      • Knowledge with environmental test standards MIL-STD-810 and associated testing
      • Technical awareness of UL safety standards, EMI/EMC standards, and design techniques to achieve compliance
      • Familiarity with DFMA & DFMEA
      • Project lead & Project management experience
      • Well spoken, self starter, with high energy level & motivation to succeed

Keywords: PathFinder Digital LLC, Sanford , Senior Mechanical Engineer, Engineering , Sanford, Florida

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