Randstad Principal Mechanical Engineer in Framingham, Massachusetts
Principal Mechanical Engineer
salary:$75 - $95 per hour
date posted:Thursday, August 3, 2017
Randstad Sourceright, in partnership with the Bose Corporation, is seeking a Principal Mechanical Engineer for a 9 month contract opening in the Stow, MA location.
The Automotive Systems is looking for an innovative, free-thinking Mechanical Engineer. This position will require strong fundamentals and a passion for applying skills in a fast paced, dynamic environment. Flexibility and a deep curiosity outside traditional mechanical engineering boundaries are key characteristics.
What you'll be doing:
This individual will be expected to independently make decisions on engineering problems and methods to effectively achieve objectives set by the division. This position will enhance the existing engineering team by:
Having an emphasis on creating a bridge between product development and research - Develop and apply advanced engineering theories and methods in the investigation and finding the best solutions to complex technical problems using scientific methods.
Leading some of the advanced development projects within the division - Complex or novel assignments that will require the development of new or improved techniques or equipment, materials, and products. Part of the project completion will include collaboratively formulating engineering design policies and procedures.
Bringing products into production as a member on a project team. On development projects you would plan, develop, coordinate and product development with many complex features.
As a key technical resource for the division, you will asked to be an advisor, consultant, or mentor.
Some travel, including international, will be required
Working hours: Standard
Skills you should have:
8 or more years' experience in mechanical research and design.
Experience in the development of high volume consumer or automotive products are preferred.
Preferred to have an understanding of the design rules for plastic injection molding and metal forming, as well as for DFM/A;
Proficiency in use of solid modeling required, NX is preferred.
Proficiency in FEA (CFD for thermal design, Structural analysis - Linear and nonlinear) required
Proven track record of innovation
Must have an ability to apply creative fundamental engineering principles, and hands-on execution to effectively solve problems; ability to construct or modify hardware parts or models with some proficiency in the use of simple hand tools also valuable.
Master's degree in relevant engineering discipline gained through a formal college program.
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