Job Id: 1136

Mechanical Engineer

Ventura County, CA

Support engineering and production staff in designing mechanical systems and components. Responsible for designing, testing, and managing tooling and fixtures for production processes.


  • Design and develop mechanical components, tooling, and systems in support of a variety of opto electronic programs and opto electronic assembly tasks
  • Use Solidworks for design work
  • Develop manufacturing drawings and bills of material for assemblies using standard drafting formatting
  • Utilize a variety of different component manufacturing technologies including 3D printing, machining, extrusion, etc. based on requirements of design phase
  • Work with engineering staff to assemble components and assemblies when parts arrive

Required skills:

  • Understanding and experience in implementing design for manufacturing practices
  • Familiarity and experience with 3D printing; both operating FDM printers and using outside services
  • Familiarity with CNC machining operations and capabilities
  • Ability to develop and propose solutions to complex material and mechanical problems
  • Familiar with common hardware, components, materials, and fabrication practices used to develop ruggedized hardware
  • Proficient at Solidworks and other CAD software
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
  • Can work with defined requirements to complete tasks with minimal supervision
  • Organized and methodical in design and organization


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience (advanced degrees a plus)
  • 3+ years of experience in a similar environment / role

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