Senior Mechanical Engineer

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Senior Mechanical Engineer

October 18, 2019

Job Description

Epiq Solutions is seeking an accomplished Senior Mechanical Engineer with at least 5 years of experience to join our team developing state-of-the-art small form factor software defined radio (SDR) platforms. The development of these platforms requires a variety of mechanical engineering activities throughout the entire project lifecycle.

  • Mechanical design of complete SDR products, including concept generation, detailed part design, prototype development, and final assembly
  • Proactively collaborate with other engineering disciplines to ensure successful new product introduction
  • CAD modelling of all parts, subassemblies and final assemblies
  • Development of support documentation including comprehensive drawings package for product release to manufacturing
  • Use of product data management system (PDM, ePDM)
  • Thermal analysis of design to understand operational limitations

Skills & Experience


  • Experience designing small form factor electronics enclosures often with demanding thermal performance requirements
  • Ability and willingness to execute on projects from initial concept phase to fabrication of prototypes then transitioning to production units
  • Comfortable tackling a complete mechanical design using 3D CAD software (preferably SolidWorks)
  • Experience designing both sheet metal and machined parts
  • Experience with manufacturing challenges and designing for manufacturability
  • Familiarity of printed circuit board design and assembly practices
  • Thorough knowledge of product data management tools such as PDM/ePDM
  • Effective communicator with both internal teammates and external customers (includes both oral and written communications)
  • Must be a self-starter, willing to pitch in where needed for the greater good of the team
  • Ability to work independently, completing development tasks with minimal supervision


  • Experience with wireless communications systems and familiarity with RF concepts such as EMI/RFI and antennas
  • Familiarity with ruggedized product design and environmental testing
  • Understanding the importance of simple robust design concepts
  • Capable of balancing aesthetic design with sound mechanical engineering principles
  • Knowledge of design materials and how to apply properly per application
  • Experience developing rapid prototypes of mechanical components using standard fabrication tools including milling machines, metalworking lathes, metal bending brakes, etc.
  • Capability and willingness to tackle technical development tasks outside their domain of expertise

Additional Requirements

  • BS in mechanical engineering, or equivalent hands-on experience
  • Minimum of 5 years of industry experience developing real-world solutions
  • Willingness / ability to obtain a Top Secret security clearance, which requires U.S. Citizenship

Benefits of working at Epiq

Founded in 2009, we have 39 employees and are growing. Here are some of the benefits we offer

  • benefit competitive salary
    Competitive base pay plus regular bonuses, commensurate with experience and performance
  • benefit flexible hours
    Flexible work hours and telecommuting options
  • benefit competitive salary
    401(k) with company match and profit sharing
  • benefit generous pto
    Generous vacation policy
  • benefit competitive salary
    Health and Dental insurance plans (and voluntary Vision)
  • benefit competitive salary
    Life and long term disability insurance
  • benefit vacation
    Paid five week sabbatical every five years
  • benefit competitive salary
    Fun, laid-back culture and rewarding work!
  • benefit bright future
    Join a successful small company with a bright future

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