The Senior Mechanical Engineer will be responsible for Areas such as research, development, and design of fluidic and mechanical systems and components related to existing and new product development, creating documentation, i.e., drawings, BOM’s, ECO’s etc., as required, supporting Manufacturing, Field Service, Customer Service, and other departments with respect to existing products, designing opto-mechanical and mechanical assemblies, and creating models and analysis using 2D or 3D CAD packages.
Key Responsibilities & Duties:
Project management tasks may be required, including schedule creation/maintenance and supervision of other engineers and technicians
Strives to make continuous quality improvements
Other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor level science or engineering degree and at least 8 years of experience in a related field desired.
Proficiency with word processing software packages
Proficiency with the Solidwork, Simulation, and Flow Simulation software
Well-developed interview skills
Well-developed communication skills
Well-developed ability to manage projects and people
Training, Skills and Certifications/Licenses:
Where applicable according to job responsibilities, one or more of the following competency criteria will be required from the Hardware Research and Development personnel:
Familiarity with the current versions of applicable company policies and procedures (all)
Familiarity with the company’s document control system (all)
Planning and scheduling skills for ensuring documents and drawings are reviewed and approved in a timeline consistent with project goals
Ability to translate written product specifications into functional product designs
Must work onsite at Luminex office
Travel may be required at least 20% of the time
Work is normally performed in a typical office work environment
Frequent use of personal computer, copiers, printers, and telephones
Frequent standing, walking, sitting, listening, and talking
Frequent work under stress, as a team member, and in direct contact with others
Ability to travel globally as required
Possible exposure to Chemicals, Lasers, Excessive Noise, etc.
Physical Demands: All positions require standing, stooping, bending, climbing, sitting, kneeling, and lifting at least 10 lbs. Additional physical requirements are listed below:
o Pounds lifted (up to 20lbs)
o Vision (Color) on the job is required