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Design Engineer
Ref No.: 18-41441
Location: Niagara Falls, New York
Position Type:Contract
Skill Type
Skill Type:Engineering
The Design Engineer will work closely with other engineers, collectively developing thoughts and sketches into conceptual layouts, solid models, drawings and schematics in support of development and product design. Tasks include organization and planning of the number and types of drawings, part selection, parts lists generation, developing complex design layouts and related packaging support documentation. The incumbent is responsible for performing Tolerance Analysis in conjunction with utilization of GD&T methodologies to meet both design, manufacturing and inspection requirements.

The incumbent must also have a working knowledge of configuration management control of product design. Ideally experience and in-depth knowledge in utilization of Siemens NX Mcad design software is strongly desirable. Additionally, experience using 3D Mcad software package i.e.: Solidworks or PTC Creo is a plus.  Experiential knowledge of Teamcenter PLM is desirable as well.

Working closely with Design Engineering helping develop their thoughts and sketches the incumbent should be capable of spatial visualization developing conceptual layouts for exploring possible design approaches. The incumbent will need the judgment to evaluate and present design alternatives, drawing knowledge from previous designs for incorporation into product and manufacturing ideas.

The Design Engineer will have the latitude to make design decisions based on the confidence earned from their respective engineer. The incumbent will need to logically weigh these decisions and possess the judgment to know when to seek technical direction form the responsible engineer.

The Design Engineer is expected to support their designs with stress, thermal and kinematic analyses using an appropriate mix of hand and computer generated calculations.

They will support engineering, sales and program management for bid and proposal efforts by providing layouts and assemblies in an expedient manger including compiling design data packages for data submittal into a complete package ready for transmittal to the customer.

Required skills:
 8-10 years of design/drafting experience
Bachelors Degree

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