Senior Mechanical Engineer-Electronic Packaging

3+ months agoChandler, AZ


Kforce's client, a growing and established nationwide company in Chandler, AZ is seeking a Senior or Principal Mechanical Engineer who will perform mechanical packaging design and analysis of space flight electronics units. We are working directly with the Hiring Manager.Summary:You will generate mechanical fabrication drawings, assembly drawings, interface control documents, and procedures as required across various products and programs. Maintenance and revision of engineering drawings, parts lists, and procedures will be performed accurately and expediently in a fast pace work environment.You should have a good working knowledge of dynamics and thermal effects and be capable of performing basic structural and thermal analysis/hand calculations to ensure critical electronic components will survive the required operational and test environments. You will design basic fixtures and tooling required to facilitate manufacturing and integration of products. We also need you to have experience supporting vibration, shock, and thermal vacuum testing.


  • BS degree in Mechanical, Aerospace Engineering or similar field
  • MS degree is a plus but not required
  • 8-12+ years of experience working in electronics packaging
  • Dynamics/Structural Analysis skills (NASTRAN, ANSYS, etc.)
  • Knowledge and experience with electronics packaging or similar experience
  • Knowledge and experience working with 3D CAD and Simulation software (SolidWorks experience is preferred)
  • Understanding and application of GD&T and tolerancing practices and implementation on drawings
  • Understanding and experience with Stress and Thermal Analysis
  • Experience with application of Steinberg component fatigue methodologies is preferred
  • Understanding of documentation/configuration management best practices
  • Understanding and experience with manufacturing, machining and fabrication best practices
  • Experience with electronics manufacturing and soldering practices is preferred
  • Understanding and experience with adhesives, bondings, and coatings is preferred
  • Basic understanding of electrical engineering concepts is preferred
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