Job details

Senior Mechanical Development Engineer

Career level
No experience, Entry (0-2 years), Middle (2-5 years), Senior (5-10 years), Executive (>10 years)
Employment type
Full time
Number of vacancies

Employment type:Regular

Employment time:Full-time

Percentage of time the position involves travel:0%

Percentage of time the position allows for working off-site:0%

Job category:Engineers

Job industry:Manufacturing - Other


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Job Summary

The Senior Mechanical Development Engineer will be based in Timisoara. The Senior Mechanical Development Engineer will work closely with the European Lead Design Center based in Milan, Italy developing mechanical components for medical devices. Additionally you will closely collaborate with the electrical, NPI and tooling engineers.

Here is a glimpse of what you’ll do:

  • Define new mechanical product architecture, analyze performance and perform feasibility studies; Support the creation of design requirement documents and participate in design reviews.
  • Work in cross-functional teams with other project stakeholders such as Industrial Design and Electrical Engineering, NPI and Tooling;
  • Lead and execute the mechanical system, subsystem and part design of medical products from requirement specification up to transfer to manufacturing including fabrication, testing, verification and validation of engineering prototypes;
  • Work with other mechanical engineers in design and development of miniaturized electro mechanical systems;
  • Provide high quality technical reports supported by simulations and/or lab tests;
  • Occasionally travel to Flex and/or customer sites for project kickoffs and interface with customers as mechanical engineering reference on projects

Here is some of what you’ll need:

  • Mechanical Engineering/ Aerospace Engineering degree or equivalent
  • Demonstrated prior experience mechanical engineering design in product development;
  • Experience with designing of mechanical and/or electromechanical mechanisms intended for high volume production
  • Strong skills with industry standard 3D CAD solutions is required
  • Professional English both spoken and written is required in this role

Here are a few of our preferred experiences:

  • Previous experience in medical / healthcare devices / appliances is an advantage but not required
  • Part design for manufacturing technologies like plastics injection molding and sheet metal stamping;
  • Experience with DFM / DFx, manufacturing, assembly, test, reliability and cost;
  • Experience with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T), tolerance and other types of worst case analysis;
  • Experience with DFMEA / xFMEA, Failure & Root Cause Analysis would be an advantage
  • Experience with PTC Windchill or other Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Software is a plus;
  • Knowledge of FEA using ProE , CETOL or ANSYS is a plus;



Job Category

Design, Process & Technology Engineering

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