R&D Engineer, Hardware - Intermediate in Larkfield-Wikiup, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 2/25/2021

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Job Description

Description:

Our client based in Santa Rosa, CA is seeking an experienced Mechanical Engineer in support of robotic test automation development and deployment. This person will work on a collaborative, fast paced team to grow and enhance our custom solution portfolio.  

Responsibilities:

  • Support of ADGS/CS Automation business objectives and milestones
  • Mechanical engineering and design for automation solutions based on defined SSOWs
  • Full lifecycle engineering from Concept and Design through Deployment, Support and Obsolescence
  • Create full detail CAD models, 2D drawings, and BOMs in support of engineering lifecycle
  • Maintain BOMs and Maintenance Documentation
  • Look for opportunities to incorporate new technologies into existing automation that will decrease cost and increase reliability
  • Provide engineering support of NPIs into our client's internal automation

Requirements:

  • Bachelor/Master of Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • 5-10 years of experience in the mechanical design and implementation of robotics systems
  • Ability to develop effective designs and solutions quickly and efficiently
  • Strong expertise in CAD modeling, drafting, file vault applications and BOM development
  • Strong work ethic
  • Able to demonstrate analytic skills such as FEA for mechanical and thermal systems
  • Must have sound knowledge of mechatronic engineering principals
  • Ability to read and understand pneumatic and electrical schematics
  • Ability to design simple electrical and pneumatic circuits and create schematics
  • Can work independently or collaboratively as required
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects
  • Strong computer skills (CAD, MS Office, Data Collection & Analysis)
  • Must demonstrate competence in mechanical assembly and fabrication techniques
  • Ability to communicate effectively with vendors, coworkers, and customers
  • Ability to use common machine shop tools is a bonus

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.