21 days old

Senior Design Engineer

Kelly Services
Irvine, CA 92604
**Job Title: Senior Design Engineer**

Department: Engineering

Reports to: Engineering Manager


Works with and across the various disciplines of the engineering team, machine shop personnel, and assembly floor personnel for project realization, manufacturability, inspection, and assembly of product. One of the primary functions of the position is to create and develop designs that meet product specifications and requirements.


+ Provides technical support to Management, Business Development, Engineering, Manufacturing, QA/RA, and Purchasing as needed or when requested.

+ Creates and develops designs from customer requirements to proof of concept to fully actualized and commercialized products.

+ Evaluates and troubleshoots problems, issues, or challenges in the design that may affect performance, manufacturing, inspection, and assembly processes to provide solutions.

+ Must be able to perform and demonstrate all developed and existing manufacturing, inspection, and assembly processes in a general hands on approach.

+ Gathers information for analysis to provide data on existing as well as proposed manufacturing, inspection, and assembly processes for good decision making. This may include calculating production costs through labor, methods/processes, time, equipment, and materials.

+ Works and collaborates with outside suppliers in acquiring information for new development requirements or in working through problems, issues, and/or challenges.

+ Complies with regulations and established company policies, procedures, and processes to ensure best practices are followed that ensure all products or processes meet specifications and/or requirements.

+ Attend or lead meetings as necessary as a part of team collaboration.


+ A Bachelors Degree of Science in Mechanical Engineering or related field is required.

+ A minimum of 5 years of related industry experience is required.

+ Strong Physics Background (Dynamics & Impact Energy)

+ Experience with Dynamic Systems Analysis

+ Experience with Electro-Mechanical System Development

+ Design and development in regulated industries required, preferably medical device background and working knowledge of IEC 60601-x, ISO 13485.

+ Experience with design controls for medical devices Title 21 CFR 820 and ISO 13485 is preferred.

+ Experience with Risk Management ISO 14971 is preferred.

+ Experience with 3D Solid Modeling CAD software is required Solidworks preferred.

+ Hands on experience with the design and development of small electromechanical systems/devices is preferred.

+ Must be familiar with Microsoft Project to schedule tasks, durations, with predecessor and successor relationships.

+ Experience and general understanding of operation and programming of Computer NumericallyControlled (CNC) equipment is required.

+ Experience with Design For Manufacturability/Inspection/Assembly (DFMIA).

+ Good understanding of ASME Y14.5 Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T) and how it relates to the design, manufacturing, inspection, and assembly processes or procedures.

+ Able to conduct tolerance stack-up analysis is required.

+ Able to conduct stress analysis or analysis of the loading conditions on a design.

+ Able to understand and implement principles of Lean Methodology for improvements and gain efficiencies.

+ Able to apply statistical methods to analyze data for testing, manufacturing, inspection, and assembly processes. Able to gather information and data quickly and efficiently for analysis to provide direction and guidance for good decision making.


+ Assume responsibility and ownership of assigned tasks with minimal direction and guidance.

+ Exercise initiative and judgement with data driven decision making.

+ Provide support to team members, customers, and others in the company as required.

+ Assure all regulations, policies, procedures, or processes are followed as specified by the company.

+ Utilize standards and best practices where appropriate.

+ Maintain a safe working environment.

+ Hands on approach to problem solving.

+ Expected from time to time to put in extra time and effort to complete critical tasks to meet deadlines or objectives for the company.


+ Team Environment: Must be able to work in a fast paced team environment and collaborate in a positive and professional manner. This may include taking on tasks and responsibilities overlapping with other team members.

+ Conflict: Must be able to negotiate and resolve issues with team members and management in a positive and professional manner.

+ Communication: Must be a strong communicator able to convey clear and concise information to team members, management, or customers. Good listening skills are required.

+ Ownership: Must be able to take ownership of problems, issues, or challenges with minimal guidance to troubleshoot and work through them.


Must possess the ability to read, write, speak, and comprehend the English language. Must be able to read, analyze, and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance procedures.


The physical requirements listed in this section include, but are not limited, to the motor/physical abilities and skills require of position in order to successfully undertake the essential duties and responsibilities of this position.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2022-07-25 Expires: 2022-08-25

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