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Sr. Mechanical Engineer
Ref No.: 18-00412
Location: Burlingame, California

Title: Sr. Mechanical Engineer
Location: Burlingame, CA
Type: Full-time Permanent

Our client is seeking a Senior Engineer to join their Mechanical Design team to lead technical design and to help develop engineering process for the connected devices team.

Essential Duties:
- Create and oversee the mechanical design of consumer related products
- Work closely with Product Design, Program Management, Hardware and Manufacturing teams to execute the product vision
- Ensure the design integrity of each product (manufacturing documentation, tolerance stacks, manufacturing specification creation)
- Collaborate closely with supply chain partners and CM's to ensure robust design
- Participate in the electro-mechanical integration at our CMs
- Work closely with the mechanical engineering manager to set up engineering processes that enable more robust design and more predictability
- International travel to support product development (approximately 10%)

Required Qualifications:
- B.S. in Mechanical Engineering
- 5+ years of experience designing high volume consumer electronics products
- Deep knowledge of a variety of manufacturing processes (e.g. injection molding, metal stamping, and mechanical integration of PCBs/FPCs)
- 5+ years of experience with a CAD system, Solidworks preferred
- Experience with tolerance analysis and its application in a production environment
- Working knowledge of a change management system, Arena preferred
- Ability to author professional technical documentation
- Understanding of US and international compliance requirements (FCC, ISO, etc.)
- Ability to define and enforce quality standards both internally and externally with CMs
- Ability to communicate effectively across all cross-functional disciplines
- Experience mentoring more junior engineers

Preferred Qualifications:
- Experience leading the mechanical architecture set up for complex assemblies and sub-assemblies
- Experience with traditional watch design and CM's
- Experience developing process or standards for engineering teams
- Design and review of assembly and testing fixtures
- Basic GD&T and its application in a CE environment