Design Engineer III in Santa Rosa, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 3/5/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Duration:
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  • Pay Rate
    $80000.0 - $95000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Direct Hire Opportunity-Design Engineer- Santa Rosa, CA

As a Design Engineer you will use CAD software and equipment to design new products based on implemented technologies. Collaborate with customer Engineering to develop solutions tailored on customer’s requirements. Organize and coordinate the Development Team meetings, for design decisions. Develop and implement company drafting and modeling standards. Mentor the other engineers on design techniques and company products and standards. 

Mechanical or Electrical aptitude with ability to complete complex mathematical calculations. Intensive user of the PLM system, Configuration Management, and AS9100/ISO 9001 quality requirements.

In the role as an Design Engineer your essential duties and responsibilities will be:

Communicates with Customer’s Engineers to define the Product Design.

Uses computer assisted design/drafting (CATIA, AutoCAD and/or Inventor) software and equipment to develop system designs.

Generates ATPs, QTPs, and QTRs.

Designs test jigs and test samples for new product qualification and gets customer’s approval. Coordinates the manufacturing of the jigs with the Engineering Technician.

Creates and revises production drawings (detail and assembly drawings), or/and delegates to Design Engineer I and Design Drafter.

Verifies, corrects and approved drawings and procedures.

Utilizes knowledge of various machines, engineering practices, mathematics, materials, plating and other physical sciences to complete system design.

Design jigs and tooling based on product needs to help manufacturing.

Makes final decision on drawings, checking dimension of parts, materials to be used, relation of one part to another, and relation of various parts of whole system or project.

Sketches rough layout product and computes angles, weights, surface areas, dimensions, radii, clearances, tolerances, leverages, and locations of features.

Responsible for generating an organized file system for Production Drawings.

Communicate with Manufacturing Engineers, QA, other Design Engineers, and Manufacturing regarding new and revised prints.

1. Education level
Bachelor degree (BS) or equivalent from a four-year college or technical school, and 4-7 years related experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Experience – Technical Skills
Senior Level position. Four to seven years of related experience and/or training.

Proven Project Management and customer relations skills.

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Proficient skill level in CATIA and INVENTOR software. Skilled in PC usage and associated software including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint). Ability to learn new graphic software.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer