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Senior Mechanical Engineer

Kelly Services
Novi, MI 48376
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**Senior Structural / Mechanical Engineer | Novi, MI**

**Direct hire | Full-time | On-site**

**Pay range** : $100,000+ DOE (relocation assistance can be provided) + quarterly bonuses

A Kelly Engineering client seeks a Structural / Mechanical Engineer to lead the development of structural mechanical Designs. They will carry the clients technological battery developments through well-coordinated designs. The right candidate is responsible analytical, communicative, and creative with strong engineering fundamentals in materials and mechanics with demonstrated ability to create products from CAD design to hands-on prototyping.

**About the Client**

They are paving the way for an electric future, innovating energy storage solutions that will rapidly expand the worlds ability to access sustainable power. The clients culture is friendly, collaborative, and encouraging of all viewpoints. Each team member has an equal voice in their culture, and they hope this will be the best job youve ever had.

**Essential Duties and Responsibilities**

+ Lead the development of structure/enclosure components for battery packs

+ Control and calculate cost, weight, and tooling investment of responsible parts

+ Optimize mechanical designs for materials, size, weight, durability, and cost

+ Create and own functional and quality requirement specifications for structural components.

+ Define and write detailed material test plans. Analyze test data, write detailed test reports, and present results and recommendations to engineering management.

+ Generate and lead physical testing on engineering coupons and battery enclosure engineering prototypes.

+ Design 3D models and implement GD&T on drawings for complex parts and assemblies

+ Integrate mechanical designs with high voltage electrical systems in a multidisciplinary environment

+ Full product design responsibility, from concept through production launch

+ Work closely with operations, manufacturing, and suppliers to ensure products are designed properly for efficient manufacturing and assembly.

+ Support ongoing/continuous product and process improvement

+ Owning basic testing and analysis; supporting advanced testing and analysis

+ Solving and determining root causes for test failures and production problems

+ Optimize designs via analytical, numerical, and/or empirical assessments

+ Perform any additional duties as assigned


To perform the job successfully, successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, knowledge, skills and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

**Education and/or Experience**

+ B.S. Mechanical Engineering, M.S. preferred

+ 10+ years of relevant experience

+ Strong engineering fundamentals in materials and mechanics

+ Aluminum welding experience needed for this role

+ Demonstrated ability to create products: CAD design to hands-on prototyping

+ Experience with various manufacturing processes such as plastic injection molding, metal stamping, extrusion, welding/brazing, plating, heat treating, and adhesive bonding

+ Experience in component and subsystem testing with suppliers is considered a plus.

+ Strong structural engineering foundation (automotive OEM/supplier experience, university race team leadership role, etc.)

+ Experience with SolidWorks is preferred

**Physical Demands**

+ The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

+ Sit at a desk and work on a computer for prolonged periods of time

+ Walk/move around and/or travel as needed

**Client Benefits**

+ Benefits start day 1

+ 3 weeks PTO + 2 weeks of paid time over Thanksgiving week and between December 25 and January 2 (this is separate from PTO)

+ 15 paid holidays per year

+ 100% company paid, low deductible PPO & HSA medical plans

+ Company-paid dental and vision insurance

+ Amazing maternity/paternity leave

+ 401k, ESOP

+ Quarterly company-wide bonus program

All applicants applying for this job opening must be legally authorized to work in the United States and are required to have US residency at the time of application. Client is not able to provide sponsorship.

**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.

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Posted: 2022-06-20 Expires: 2022-07-25

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