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Job Location: Atlanta, GA

Job #: 28746
Title: Mechanical Packaging Engineer
Job Location: Atlanta, Georgia - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: $85,000.00 - $110,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: NO


There is tremendous room for growth in this Atlanta, Georgia based Mechanical engineering role.

We build and support some of the worlds most sophisticated and fascinating antenna and radar equipment in the world.

A bonus is the location, where the weather is GREAT, the cost of living is low, and the cultural and recreational activities are endless. The Salary and benefits offered are also extremely generous


Job # 3230

We are now hiring a Mechanical Engineer with recent experience designing packaging for electrical and electro-mechanical equipment with respect to thermal, vibration, manufacturability, servicing, reliability, modularity and interconnection. The candidate should be familiar with industry best practices in these areas. This person will work closely with electrical design engineers, manufacturing and purchasing to develop the design, select the parts and ensure a reliable, affordable, producible packaged product.

Any experience with design and selection of machine elements used in precision drive mechanisms including bearings, gearboxes, encoders, and servomotors is very desirable.

The electronics being packaged may be implemented in standard rack mounted boxes or custom mounted to mechanical positioning machines. The electronics here include analog and digital circuits including power supplies, high speed digital, FPGA, CPU and I/O.

Typical mechanical engineering activities include concept development, design, analysis, documentation, testing and system verification to ensure predictable and safe operation.

When not performing electronic packaging design, the candidate will support the design of mechanical positioning equipment.

The candidate should have working knowledge of configuration management, PDM and assembly drawing/BOM generation per industry standards. Knowledge of welding specifications per AWS or ASME is valuable. Fundamental understanding of design for maximum stiffness or strength while keeping overall cost low as possible is valuable.


Education: A Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering coupled with 7 years of experience in electronic design for harsh environments (including vibration during shipping) is preferred

This position may require occasional domestic and international travel.

Must have the ability to obtain or have a U.S. Government security clearance

Required Skills:
Thermal management, airflow using fans, heat sinks, HVAC, etc. 3D Computer Aided Design of complex mechanical systems SolidWorks Preferred
Proficiency in 3D CAD software (SolidWorks)
Generate detailed drawings per ANSI Y14.5 Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing
Demonstrate proven track record of creative design implementation to reduce cost, simplify assembly process and enhance product reliability
Routing of wires and cables
Sheet metal design
Front Panel labeling
Experience taking ownership of maintaining product/system documentation which includes sustaining engineering BOM/ECN management using MRP/ERP systems
Proficient in MS Office products
Strong aptitude for problem solving with good organizational skills
Regular communication and presentation at all levels within the organization
Must be a team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral
Technical Writing - Manual, test procedures, work instructions, etc.

Desirable skills:
Design of machine elements (Bearing, Fastener, Gearbox, Motor, Gears, etc.)
Understanding of classical static and strength of materials
Track record of complex product and system development
Weldment design and drawing per AWS D1.1, D1.2 or similar standards
Hands on experience using dial indicators, calipers, and other metrology/inspection equipment
Electronics involving RF microstrip designs

University - Bachelor`s Degree/3-4 Year Degree

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