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Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Title
Mechanical Design Engineer
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Sterling Heights,  MI
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 Mechanical Design Engineer- Sterling Heights, MI

Position Description    

This position will be located out of our Sterling Heights, MI site. In this role, you will lead the integration of vehicle electronics onto the vehicle platform. Typical components could include rack systems, display mounts, and lighting mounting. You should be familiar with methods to isolate sensitive electronics from vibration, electronics cooling, and various types of mounts used in military tracked vehicles. You will have responsibility to update and release design changes using PTC CREO 4.0, and completing all related design change processes. Specifically: -Develop designs to meet provided requirements -Incorporation of design revisions -Participate in design and process reviews -Support resolution of test incident reports -Interface with senior members of integrated product team to status issues

Skills Required    Required Skills: - 2+ years of designing mountings and installations of electrical / electronic components and wiring harnesses into confined vehicle spaces - Experience in selecting appropriate vibration isolation components - Clear communication, written and verbal - Able to be in and around military vehicles - Understanding of and ability to apply GD&T to drawings - Experience analyzing bolted joints

Skills Preferred    -Experience with PTC CREO 4.0 (>2 yrs) creating models and drawings -Familiar with military vehicles
Experience Required    3 years minimum experience in related engineering field
Education Required    Bachelors of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering

Additional Information    Must be US Person (US Citizen or Permanent Resident) In reviewing early resume’s, it seems I have a confusing phrase in the required skills for this REQ. The phrase “2+ years of packaging components into a defined space claim” is being taken out of context. I don’t need designers of shipment or storage packaging. A more accurate statement would be: 2+ years of designing mountings and installations of electrical / electronic components and wiring harnesses into confined vehicle spaces

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Established in 2010, Talent Orchard has an exceptional reputation, providing staffing solutions to time-sensitive, talent scarcity issues to deliver better talent management ROI.  Our specialty lies in the critical area of program talent acquisition and resource management, not in one narrow skillset, but across many areas of technical and functional delivery.



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