Senior Mechanical Engineer

Senior Mechanical Engineer

JOB SUMMARY

We are looking for a senior mechanical engineer to design base station antennas for macro cell sites. He or she will work cross functionally: working collaboratively with RF engineers, overseeing prototype assembly, supporting testing, coordinating multiple projects and working closely with production.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead the mechanical design of RF antennas for macro cell sites
  • Lead fabrication of sheet metal & design housings
  • Work with local and foreign material and part suppliers
  • Collaborate with other project team members, other engineers, and supervisor on antenna design issues
  • Write and coordinate Bill of Materials
  • Estimate wind load on antennas and designs
  • Develop test procedures for environmental qualification
  • Estimate budget for projects including cost of prototype materials and volume manufacturing costs
  • Work with external vendors to requisition components and supplies for antenna projects
  • Support existing in-production products, as needed

QUALIFICATIONS

  • A Bachelor’s of Science in Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent work experience) and a minimum of 8 years experience in mechanical design of electronics parts
  • Proficiency with 3D software packages such as Pro/E or SolidWorks
  • Experience in material selection in plastics, metals and alloys
  • In-depth knowledge of manufacturing processes such as injection molding, die casting, extrusion and sheet metal
  • Knowledgeable in assembly processes such as screws, rivets, welding and adhesives
  • Ability to conduct FEA analysis is a strong asset
  • Experience in designing assemblies for medium or high volume electronic devices is highly preferred
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Some (10% – 20%) travel may be required
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills