Mechanical Engineer in Santa Clara, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/1/2018

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Mechanical Engineer-Santa Clara, CA

We are looking for your talent as a hands-on mechanical engineer who enjoys new challenges and making a large impact with a small team. Join our California Research Center and design scientific instruments that push the state of the art. Here, you will have the opportunity to:


• Perform foundational engineering on new products and product concepts for optical spectroscopy


• Brainstorm with cross-functional colleagues to create innovative designs


• Guide designs from CAD to prototypes to Manufacturing transfer 


• Troubleshoot and adapt to issues as they arise in the lab

Minimum qualifications: 
- Bachelor’s or master’s degree in mechanical engineering 
- 8+ years of industry experience 
- Proven experience engineering precise optical assemblies
- Fluency in Creo Elements or similar direct-modeling CAD tools
- Ability to thrive in a small multidisciplinary group and collaborate with international colleagues

Desired experience:
• Knowledge of optical engineering and optical components 
• Experience in tolerancing analysis and thermal modeling
• Experience with microscopy or machine vision systems is a plus

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer