Mechanical Engineer (108-14)

Req Code: 
Engineering/Research & Development
Job Location: 
Wilsonville, OR
Job Summary: 

As part of 3D Systems’ design team, the Senior Mechanical / Systems Engineer will participate in the conceptualization, development, and documentation of new and improved 3D printing systems, including a significant focus on integration of external equipment (designed to specifications) and complex manufacturing automation.  Applicants should have a sound intuitive understanding of the physical world, experience designing complex electromechanical products, strong academic and work references, and excellent communication skills. The ideal candidate would be capable of acting as the technical lead for an electro-mechanical system and is interfaces and possess the ability to make critical decisions which contribute to a successful system.

  • Work with our external partners to provide design leadership and interface specifications concurrence
  • Provide technical product design, use and maintenance requirements/operations to customers, external partners and internal staff
  • Provide instructions on construction, test and shipping requirements for all assembled product, as well as to establish quality relationship and instruction on 3D products
  • Manage all types of correspondence between the department and its external contacts including project follow-up with vendors and customers, new item release notification to all departments and intra-company customers
  • Maintain a working knowledge of current state of the art in the additive manufacturing industry – this includes materials and machinery
  • Maintain engineering historical database including part number and tool number logs, CAD files, hard copies, scanning vendor prints, project files, technical construction files, engineering and production release documentation

Education & Training:
BS in Mechanical Engineering, MS in Mechanical Engineering is preferred

At least 7 years of relative experience, including hands-on manufacturing support

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • CAD experience (SolidWorks preferred)
  • Working knowledge of plastics and polymers
  • Above average PC skills including word processing and spreadsheets
  • Oracle experience highly desirable
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience with 3D products or similar industry products preferred
  • Proven self-starter, good interpersonal and time management skills, and ability to work in a team