Job Description

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare concepts and detailed electro-mechanical designs for oceanographic instruments and vehicles
  • Prepare and revise CAD drawings including parts and assemblies
  • Perform hands-on construction of prototypes and accelerated life testing
  • Establish operating criteria, conducts experimental tests and evaluate results
  • Initiate failure mode investigations, develop corrective actions, and capture learnings
  • Create documentation packages for production and customers
  • Work with production to transition designs to manufacturing
  • Collaborate on teams with managers, peer engineers, and program personnel
  • Possess a strong desire for hands-on work with hardware in the lab and in the field
  • Candidate must possess U.S. citizenship or be a U.S. Person


  • BS Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience in mechanical engineering
  • 5-10 years in a mechanical design role
  • SolidWorks 3D CAD experience, Standard ANSI drafting practices
  • Electro-mechanical system design experience
  • Familiarity with advanced production methods and tolerance analysis

Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret engineering drawings, datasheets, and material specifications
  • Clear, effective communication skills and the ability to clearly capture knowledge gained including analyses that describe design trade studies and technical concepts
  • Excellent working knowledge of MS Office products
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Application Instructions

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