Top Mechanical Development Engineer Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Mechanical Development Engineer. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Mechanical Development Engineer resumes they appeared on. For example, 10.2% of Mechanical Development Engineer resumes contained Plastic Parts as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Mechanical Development Engineer actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

The six most common skills found on Mechanical Development Engineer resumes in 2020. Read below to see the full list.

1. Plastic Parts

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Here's how Plastic Parts is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Design and detailing work on injection molded parts, plastic parts, metal parts and tooling.
  • Created the mechanical design of plastic parts for user interface with computer aided design tools.
  • Developed plastic parts for the Ultrasonic welding of components for LED Signage modules.
  • Experience with machining of aluminum, steel, and plastic parts.
  • Worked closely with manufacturing engineers to implement DFM principles for cost reduction on machined, sheet metal and plastic parts.
  • Designed modular sheet metal card cage system, injection molded plastic parts, foam molded seven foot rack doors.

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2. New Product Development

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Here's how New Product Development is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Worked on New Product Development of a 4x4 Utility Vehicle.
  • Led plastic consumables module team for new product development to get consumable designs finalized and to scale-up manufacturing.
  • Lead the cross-functional new product development team through the design phase of new product development projects Granted Patent No.
  • Experience developing/revising design inputs, product requirement specifications, DFMEAs, and PFMEAs for new product development projects.
  • Developed lithography and bonding process plans for cost analysis, feasibility and system integration considerations to fulfill New Product Development Process.
  • Work with sales account managers and key customers regarding new product development, existing product improvements or modifications and quality support.

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3. CAD

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Here's how CAD is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Managed software development projects that significantly simplified the computational aided design (CAD) procedure.
  • Lead the team to implement standards for document structure, file naming, project organization, and CAD work flow.
  • Necessitated coming up to speed in one week on both a brand new CAD platform and SAP software.
  • Advanced CAD modeling and drafting: Create 3-D models and detailed 2-D drawings and assemblies using SolidWorks.
  • Developed a new mechanical platform design for a portable MWM including CAD of all parts.
  • Use CAD and other software to provide manufacturing with visual and written work instructions.
  • Trained coworkers in the use of SolidWorks, AutoCad, and PLM software.
  • Used SolidWorks CAD software for the development of these products.
  • Implemented a PDM system for organizing all internal CAD data.
  • Prepared required ACAD drawings as needed.
  • Used Solid Works 98 CAD.
  • Determine internal workload requirements and cost/return projections for customers Generate 3-D designs using SolidWorks and AutoCadd.
  • Designed prototype electro-mechanical postal meters using CADAM, and design for assembly methods.
  • Provided stress analysis design support to the manufacturing of photolithographic systems using NX8.5 CAD and Advance Simulation CAE package.
  • Use 3D modeling software, 2D CAD softw are (SolidWorks 2012, ProEngineer and AutoCAD 2010).
  • Created production and manufacturing efficiencies by developing and implementing design standards using Pro/ENGINEER CAD.
  • Executed task orders qualifying deployable structures for the One Web Constellation Updated legacy CAD files for a firearms manufacturer

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4. Assembly Drawings

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Here's how Assembly Drawings is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Reviewed part and assembly drawings and manufacturing planning for new engine model FAA Certification.
  • Created working specifications, assembly drawings, and bill of materials.
  • Create mechanical documentation in the form of detail drawings, exploded view assembly drawings and manufacturing bill-of-materials.
  • Investigate non-conformance reports on part and assembly drawings and incorporate necessary changes into engineering change orders.
  • Developed layouts, field installation drawings, 3-D assembly drawings to support technical documentation and manufacturing.
  • Checked and approved manufacturing and assembly drawings, Interface Control Documents, and system specifications.

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5. Solidworks

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Here's how Solidworks is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Specialize in product development services utilizing SolidWorks.
  • Created a program which generates SolidWorks models and prints based on a set of predetermined variables.
  • Modeled meshes with RapidForm XOR and SolidWorks 2011.
  • Developed new approaches to a wide range of manufacturing processes including high-speed robotics, air logic and cam systems using Solidworks.
  • Side Role Custom Jig and fixture designs for improving productivity of in-house leg and module manufacturing and assembly; Software Solidworks.
  • Utilized skills in three-dimensional computer-aided design software (SolidWorks) to facilitate completion of computer models and drawing packages for manufacture.

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6. R

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Here's how R is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Develop mechanical assemblies and optical systems for the automated detection and identification of clinical microbiology specimens within a GMP environment.
  • Provide mechanical design input towards development of a blow-fill-seal reservoir intended to be incorporated in a proprietary drug delivery system.
  • Reduced production lead times by a significant margin by introducing Design for Manufacturing techniques to product development processes.
  • Developed/refined in-house measurement method/fixtures concerning geometric particle size of an inhaled pharmaceutical aerosol using a laser diffraction system.
  • Develop protocols/fixtures for 3rd parties that evaluate aerodynamic particle size of inhaled pharmaceutical aerosols using customized ACI method.
  • Developed test method for evaluating effectiveness of heat sealing used during assembly of the Sterility line of consumables.
  • Performed various evaluations and redesigns of production systems to resolve manufacturing, performance, and obsolescence issues.
  • Participated in software reviews and application to propose increased manufacturing abilities through virtual demonstrations of manufacturing operations.
  • Designed several new non-destructive experimental methodology to more accurately understand the tire as a dynamic engineering structure.
  • Devised and delivered peripheral application testing initiatives that verified data integrity for COMPRESS ASME materials database.
  • Performed Operating Deflection Shapes (ODS) analysis to determine vibration pattern under defined operating conditions.
  • Interpret engineering documents to design wire harnesses that preserve aircraft configuration and meet manufacturing process specifications.
  • Set specification and tolerance limits for optimal VCM component performance at drive level and process capability.
  • Maintained ESD control, certification and equipment calibration of Mechanical Measurement Laboratory for Dell ESG team.
  • Developed standard testing procedures for optical and physical surface measuring technology required for surface characterization.
  • Collaborated with servo design team to reduce design cycle with improved finite element modal analysis.
  • Fabricated initial customer units, which involved the assembly of both mechanical and electrical systems.
  • Proposed non-magnetic actuator latching for good actuator bias Hysteresis and drive non-operation shock improvements.
  • Collaborated with engineering teammates on product development from idea generation through product design.
  • Developed and implemented software development processes and procedures utilized throughout the company.

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7. Mechanical Design

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Here's how Mechanical Design is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Created mechanical designs for tape and disk drive controllers from conceptual development to prototype evaluation.
  • Patented two mechanical designs: a spring activated locking sleeve for an endoscope and a disposable surgical cutter for arthroscopic procedures.
  • Perform conceptualization, mechanical design, aesthetic elements, build, test, refine, and release products into production.
  • Create complete mechanical design of consumer electronic products using Solid Works and Pro/E.
  • Initiated mechanical design review document for the flow transducer.
  • Lead Engineer/Mechanical Designer of 440-ppm Laser Marking Station.

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8. FEA

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Here's how FEA is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Performed feasibility testing on proposed designs including evaluation of infrared visibility and ease of use.
  • Verify designs and concepts by testing finished product and system capabilities using computer based FEA, 3D printing/component prototyping.
  • Evaluated properties of existing and potential conductive coil designs and insulation materials for use in an FEA model.
  • Utilized FEA and CFD analyses throughout development cycle to proof out concepts and analyze design for robustness.
  • Edited design features of individual components that were problematic during assembly on the production floor.
  • Design assemblies to be implemented into existing machines to improve operation or to add features.
  • Deployed system to local government officials to explain and encourage the feasibility of study.
  • Proved the use of FEA to support Six Sigma Design Process.
  • Conducted NX FEA on various cross member assemblies and parts.
  • Performed engineering calculations, FEA and tolerance stack ups.
  • Performed FEA analysis on new machine components.
  • Used FEA to analyze desk-dock connection failures.
  • Used FEA to analyze drop-test failures.
  • Performed FEA & calculations (shaft torque, ball screw, bearings, timing).
  • Designed and patented performance enhancing features for Nona-scale tribological interface robust against environment, manufacturing variations and operation conditions.
  • Helped introduce CFD and structural FEA analyses, as well as 3D printing capabilities to the product development workflow.

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9. Fmea

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Here's how Fmea is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Led Design Failure Modes Effects Analysis (FMEA) and followed policies and procedures for relative industry.
  • Created tolerance stacks, risk assessments and DFMEA, used results to improve designs.
  • Used daily DFMEA ReliaSoft Enterprise software and familiar with PPAP process.
  • Documented and confirmed risk management activities (DFMEA & PFMEA).
  • Create technical profile requirements, and DFMEA for engine systems.
  • Contributed to both V & V testing and Failure Mode & Effects Analysis (FMEA).
  • Developed validation task plan and report from corporate specifications and DFMEA results for planned product changes associated with assigned projects.
  • Used Failure Mode & Effects Analysis (FMEA) to determine equipment operability through simulation.

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10. BOM

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Here's how BOM is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Developed and managed the first BOM and release management process for communicating and tracking build changes/status with global factories.
  • Inventory Management: Based on QuickBooks developed BOM, databases system for use in warehouse, Reorganized warehouse.
  • Developed Bill of Materials (BOM) and assisted in procurement of mechanical equipment's from vendors.
  • Developed BOM configuration tools in Excel for Operations to size and procure for utility scale projects.
  • Designed and validated 3D-2D parts, manufacturing drawings, assemblies, BOM using SolidWorks.
  • Create BOM s and check accuracy of all models and drawings.
  • Structured the BOM and released parts through Engineering release notifications.
  • Maintain and created BOM's and documentation using Solidworks and EPDM system as well as part master system.
  • Created, reviewed, released and maintained production level ECNs, BOMs and drawings in Arena PLM.

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11. Design Reviews

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Here's how Design Reviews is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Conducted design reviews with external customers and internal project teams to resolve potential design and manufacturing issues.
  • Designed structural components for human-rated spacecraft and supported major program design reviews
  • Manage mechanical design reviews with other engineering teams.
  • Performed design reviews of the tooling and all the components to ensure proper cooling and eliminate high stresses of products.
  • Provide engineering support for manufacturing, design reviews, tollgate processes, supplier coordination, requisition and field engineering.
  • Lead design reviews, engineering releases, procurement of prototypes, cost reduction projects.
  • Conducted chamber and design reviews for each level of product development.
  • Conducted technical design reviews on new hardware designs and concepts.
  • Lead component design Reviews, and progress reporting.
  • Initiated product design reviews, improved quality and manufacturability through FMEA.
  • Prepared, scheduled, and conducted preliminary and final design reviews on all product changes.
  • Lead cross functional design reviews.

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12. Test Cases

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Here's how Test Cases is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Involved in technical requirement analysis and participated in discussions with Developers on producing valid test scenarios and test cases.
  • Support Validation and Verification efforts participating in System Test Cases development and testing data post-processing for reporting purposes.
  • Developed and refined test cases implemented globally via internal Standard Product Requirements.
  • Prepared Test Cases based on Business Requirements and required documents.
  • Communicate with Software Developers and Application Engineers to resolve product related issues and test customer test cases.
  • Developed and executed test cases and test scripts in Mercury Test management tool - Quality Center.

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13. Sigma

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Here's how Sigma is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Initiated and facilitated a Six Sigma training with outside suppliers reducing overall process variation 30%.
  • Certified as Design for Six Sigma Green Belt and JMP Professional Analyst.
  • Lead six sigma and rapid problem solving projects.
  • Supported development of GE3000 (T700 successor) and GE38 Engines Completed Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Training
  • Provided design modification on existing tooling to incorporate Six Sigma and ergonomics concepts, which improved productivity and reduced job-related injuries.
  • Set up engineering business case methodology to evaluate and track opportunities, exposure to Six Sigma methodologies and LEAN Manufacturing.

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14. Cost Savings

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Here's how Cost Savings is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Utilize DFSS tools to produce cost savings and provide robustness to design.
  • Key player in supplier assessments including development plans, supplier evaluation processes, and identifying/implementing supplier process improvements and cost savings.
  • Led category team in identifying cost savings and productivity opportunities in existing product lines in the product category.
  • Created cost savings and process improvement by implementing new testing procedures and evaluation processes for vital auxiliary production equipment.
  • Evaluated energy and water efficient design options then specified these options when operational cost savings were favorable.
  • Developed programs for training of technician-inspectors, evaluation of cost savings accrual and overall reliability-based maintenance program effectiveness

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15. GD

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Here's how GD is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Overhauled department-wide engineering procedures and specifications including modernizing drawing templates, drawing creation, and adopting latest GD&T specifications.
  • Used GDT for manufacturing principles in 2D drawings and considerations taken for military implementations.
  • Demonstrated process capability at United Kingdom facility.
  • Collaborated with 10-plus person virtual design and manufacturing teams located in Canada, Italy, Mexico, and the United Kingdom.
  • Developed strategies to manufacture lower cost products, used ANSI Y14.5 for GD&T, sized machine frames & structures.
  • Review and approved product drawings from design review meetings based on manufacturing processes and GD&T methodology.

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16. Failure Analysis

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Here's how Failure Analysis is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Preformed failure analysis and troubleshooting for prototypes, collaborating with Asian vendors were appropriate or developing the necessary corrective action.
  • Preformed statistical time to failure analysis to assist in setting marketed specifications.
  • Performed failure analysis and failure replication in laboratory.
  • Conducted thermal shock tests on developmental materials, conducting failure analysis on various shapes and designs of pressure vessels.
  • Teamed with chip designers and failure analysis engineers to identify and correct critical layout errors, thereby eliminating costly customer returns.
  • Developed testing procedures and methodology for coordinated premature failure analysis and root cause determination study with vendor's technical experts.

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17. Test Procedures

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Here's how Test Procedures is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Design new lab fixtures for test procedures and improve existing lab devices.
  • Created test procedures, reports and executive summary of results.
  • Create controlled environment for test procedures.
  • Collaborated with the Mexican production facility to develop assembly processes and test procedures to ensure a fully-functional product and minimize defects.
  • Obtained CE certification through the development of test procedures, analyzing results and writing technical documentation in accordance with European directives.
  • Develop test procedures for equipment to evaluate performance of developmental parts, assemblies, special electrical/mechanical controls and electronic controllers.

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18. New Designs

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Here's how New Designs is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Created manufacturing engineering documents, and transferred new designs from prototype to manufacturing build.
  • Created testing matrices with multiple environmental conditions to evaluate the performance of new designs and materials.
  • Helped analyze and test new designs for Lunar Tire project in conjunction with NASA.
  • Develop new designs and improve existing designs of production products.
  • Ensured reliability, manufacturability, and regulatory compliance of new designs.
  • Prepared engineering drawings using Pro/Engineer as required to determine the functional feasibility of new designs or design modifications.

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19. ISO

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Here's how ISO is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Concrete intuition (supervisor's words) is probably the best value I bring to a company.
  • Prepared technical reports for testing of hospital high pressure sterilizers to comply with ISO-9001 requirements.
  • Designed a 4 passenger Roll Over Protective Structure (ROPS) per ISO3471.
  • Convert 30 non ISO Certification products into ISO Certification within six months.
  • Company liaison during CSA and UL audits and product inspections.
  • Operated within ISO 9000 Guidelines and regulations.
  • Designed, assembled, and tested Dipole Transmitter and Isolator Sub for Dipole Sonic Tool.

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20. Data Analysis

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Here's how Data Analysis is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Lead data analysis to assure product can be manufactured at high volumes at the best-cost criteria.
  • Performed on-site data analysis for more 300 channels of data including accelerometers, velocity meters, and strain gages.
  • Manage dyno cell test planning and data acquisition, and perform data analysis using Matlab.
  • Helped reduce data analysis time and probability of error by training engineers on how to exhaustively & efficiently use engineering tools.
  • Provide application support, product training, and data analysis for customers while ensuring customer satisfaction and company impression.
  • Delivered critical data analysis support on critical customer quality issue affecting 8.8M units of product across 2 major customers.

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21. DOE

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Here's how DOE is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Debugged programs, tested parts and used results to run Design of Experiments (DOE) related to DFSS.
  • Enhanced product performance through design of experiments (DOE), experience performing gauge R&R.
  • Support CM facilities in process development/validation activities, including design and execution of DOEs.
  • Created, performed, and analyzed DOEs.
  • Support process development, tooling development, and validation activities including experience with DOEs and IQ/OQ/PQs.
  • Conduct technical investigations, DOE, and failure analysis to aid in process/design improvements and trending of component and assembly dependability.

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22. Stress Analysis

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Here's how Stress Analysis is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Performed complete system structural stress analysis and report for customer CDR.
  • Resolved structural problems utilizing Pro-Mechanica stress analysis software
  • Developed specifications and conducted stress analysis and structural performance tests on flight hardware, ensuring compliance with industry and NASA requirements.
  • Performed technical investigations to various clients including piping vibration analysis and piping stress analysis using Caesar II pipe stress software.
  • Work closely with stress analysis engineers when analyzing designs of more complex geometry where finite element analysis is required.
  • Conducted stress analysis classical hand calculations and finite element analysis calculations of Sea-Basing structures like ship ramps and platforms.

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23. ECO

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Here's how ECO is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Led development and release of accessory electronic system (mechanical opener for second generation sterility product).
  • Track reliability figures including utilization, capacity efficiency, Recovery and Scrap.
  • Explored and recommended improved methods for rapid product development.
  • Recognized as best problem solver in Reliability Engineering Department.
  • Developed second generation filtration consumable.
  • Manage local and overseas design teams along with first and second supplier tiers for product development.
  • Recognized as a leader and promoted to Service Operations Manager in less than 3 months.
  • Specified, justified, and recommended new equipment purchases based on mechanical process analyzes.
  • Prepared economical studies for Gas Heat Pump payback periods and presented it to clients.
  • Recommended and analyzed the material change of the lens stage for mass reduction.
  • Supported various sub-projects during the development of the second generation line of consumables.
  • Provide feedback, analysis and recommendations and then begin the implementation.
  • Participated in FMEA s and recommended design improvements.
  • Submitted/checked roughly 150 DCNs/ECO's for technical data package, to be submitted to Department of Defense.
  • Responsibled for all reviews, ECO, drawings and documentation.

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24. FDA

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Here's how FDA is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Alloy and heat treatment development; design verification, validation, FDA submission and manufacturing implementation.
  • Coordinated FDA/regulatory approvals and assumed overall responsibility for the technical integrity of the program.
  • Prepared documentation for a medical device leading to a successful 510k FDA regulatory submission.
  • Maintain manufacturing readiness for successful FDA and Certified Body auditing on periodic basis.
  • Designed manufacturing fixtures and assembly aids used in and FDA regulated environment.
  • Develop and finalize next generation Navigator product for FDA submission.

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25. DVP

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Here's how DVP is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Reviewed designs and utilized Design Verification Plan and Report (DVP&R) during engine design and development.
  • Developed & executed DVP&R plan for customer requested product changes on SI Natural Gas engines.
  • Perform DVP&R component testing requirements in the dyno test cells, viz.
  • Manage design validation activities per DVPR requirements.
  • Created and maintained system and component level Quality Documents such as Function Models, DFMEA's and DVP&R's.
  • Led testing and validation of sub-systems and cockpit for material properties, design integrity, and passing all DVP requirements.

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26. Data Acquisition

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Here's how Data Acquisition is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Perform and analyze the Vibration data acquisition & Stress-strain measurements.
  • Organized the CMMS team for data acquisition in SAP R/3.
  • Designed and developed the data acquisition system for the test compressor to monitor and characterize the fluid flow and pressure distribution.

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27. Product Specifications

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Here's how Product Specifications is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Worked with Product Management to develop product specifications and data sheets.
  • Monitored and analyzed manufacturing process quality data for components and systems to ensure parts meet design and product specifications.
  • Demonstrated ability to accurately create and develop quality product documentation from product specifications and interviewing subject matter experts.
  • Partner with qualification, product engineering, and application engineering teams to gather and implement product specifications.
  • Supported marketing and sales efforts through the compilation of competitive industry data, product specifications and functionality.
  • Reviewed customer product specifications; presented technical analysis and recommendations to upper management and sales staff.

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28. High Volume

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Here's how High Volume is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Develop microprocessor manufacturing test solutions with the purpose of screening early post-silicon samples and revenue product in high volume manufacturing.
  • Released products to High Volume Manufacturing, functional/at-speed test development, scan and functional vector generation.
  • Perform necessary engineering analysis for yield improvements and support high volume production.
  • Frequent communication with engineers in production facilities overseas for high volume manufacturing.
  • Developed manufacturing process and workstation for high volume production.
  • Provide engineering support for high volume manufacturing.

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29. CFD

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Here's how CFD is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Created innovative CFD/Motion analysis program for projectile flight within high pressure vessel of gas generator from subsonic to high-supersonic velocity.
  • Designed thermal management for Computed Tomography detector circuitry and conducted experiments to validate design empirically, and using CFD.
  • Conducted CFD particle tracing experiments to improve particle delivery to detection system for airline explosive/narcotics passenger inspection equipment.
  • Redesigned electronics enclosure to improve airflow around heat producing components using CFD analysis.
  • Design, optimization, structural verification and CFD analysis of hydro generators.
  • Performed novel CFD analysis of high rate gas flow and applied the results in a dynamic FEA on a metal sub-assembly.

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30. Design Changes

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Here's how Design Changes is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Reduce costs associated with design changes without compromising quality.
  • Lead coordination between manufacturing, supply chain, and engineering for system design changes, updates and implementation.
  • Communicate design changes in existing products to new and future product designers.
  • Implement design changes to provide cost reduction while maintaining quality of product.
  • Implement design changes in current engine components to prevent further failures.
  • Conducted studies around fume hood performance uncovering parameters affecting fume hood performance resulting in design changes for fume hood manufacturers.

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31. PCB

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Here's how PCB is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Designed Wimax antenna with a radome, PCB, cable, connector and ran design validation tests.
  • Team included PCB hardware engineering, dimensional management, process engineering, validation engineering, software engineering and suppliers.
  • Conducted beam analysis on connector EMI fingers to determine PCB locations thereby optimizing EMI containment and manufacturing ergonomics.
  • Designed vibration testing fixtures; designed electronic packaging for PCB airborne electronics used in commercial aviation using Pro/E.
  • Developed mechanical documentation and process to specify PCB mechanical parameters for PC designers and HW engineers.
  • Provided leadership for staff of mechanical engineers, PCB designers, and configuration management specialists.

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32. Labview

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Here's how Labview is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Machine controlled with LabView running 3 servo motors in coordinated motion.
  • Designed and built multistage scanning test bed, under Labview digital servo control where improvements in technologies could be evaluated.
  • Designed and programmed PID Control System utilizing LabView for automated humidification system.

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33. CNC

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Here's how CNC is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Developed and managed Digital Manufacturing Concepts, specializing in design, CNC programming and manufacturing of aftermarket V-Twin motorcycle components.
  • Designed kinematic precision aluminum and stainless steel dovetail stages, while optimizing the design for maximum CNC production efficiency.
  • Implemented the use of injection molding, rapid prototyping and CNC manufacturing into product development
  • Promote unique manufacturing solutions in CNC environment through strength of conventional machining background.
  • Introduced software package called CNC Machining to minimize production time at increased accuracy.
  • Intimate knowledge of CNC milling operations and capabilities, including operational experience.

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34. Structural Analysis

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Here's how Structural Analysis is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Executed Fastener analysis and thermal/deflection/stress in structural analysis * Conducted a composite material end cover fatigue and shock analysis.
  • Performed structural analysis on radio frequency equipment to minimize weight of housings while meeting extreme shock and vibration requirements.
  • Performed structural analysis on spacecraft primary structure including composite sandwich structure, solid composite layups, and adhesives.
  • Designed, performed thermal/structural analysis, provided production support, and conducted qualification testing of military communications radios.
  • Led development, design, and thermal/structural analysis for Comanche Antenna helicopter platform with seven composite antennas.
  • Conducted thermal and structural analysis to verify communications equipment would survive rugged environments in accordance with MIL-STD-810.

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35. Product Requirements

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Here's how Product Requirements is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Create scanner layout for new product development based on product requirements and restrictions provided by marketing and focus group studies.
  • Contributed to the creation of product requirements, specifications, and test documents.
  • Create layouts for new product development based on product requirements and restrictions provided by customer marketing and management teams.
  • Defined functional product requirements and analyze designs, monitoring product criteria and specifications, supported manufacturing processes.
  • Managed and conducted consumer research for establishing the importance of different product requirements and evaluating new product features.
  • Defined functional product requirements and analyzed designs, monitoring product criteria and specifications, supported manufacturing processes.

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36. Process Improvement

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Here's how Process Improvement is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Worked in developing Lean Manufacturing techniques for process improvements beginning with material and processes to overhauling floor layout and equipment upgrades.
  • Worked closely with the product line engineers and production supervisors, performing specialized testing procedures to develop compound and process improvements.
  • Implemented and trained others on general process improvements and equipment setup reductions that resulted in department labor and machine burden savings.
  • Led a production process improvement project to eliminate bottleneck operations on a crankshaft machining line and increased efficiency by 70 percent.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to explain complex and detailed reports, identify opportunities for improvement, and develop/implement process improvement strategies.
  • Lead the development and implementation of manufacturing process improvement through writing of work and manufacturing instructions for new product design.

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37. Matlab

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Here's how Matlab is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Composed and implemented an automated MATLAB computing script to improve data processing time and efficiency.
  • Verified and documented calculations on ISS thermodynamics and orbital mechanics using MATLAB.
  • Developed and executed MATLAB code for statistics analysis and generate plotting.
  • Simulated numerically the calibration process in MATLAB and conducted error analysis.
  • Analyzed vibration data collected on locomotive trains using MatLab.
  • Programmed an artificially intelligent Tic-Tac-Toe game using MATLAB.

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38. UL

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Here's how UL is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Researched, investigated, and verified engineering design calculations for pressure vessel components that ensured design accuracy and accountability.
  • Created Design of Experiments for various mechanical sub-systems to in order to collect performance data in multiple environmental conditions.
  • Participated in status and design review meetings with multidisciplinary group of engineers and outside vendors/contractors on a weekly basis.
  • Developed manufacturing process simulation models to enhance computational design accuracy and to simplify surface topography measuring system.
  • Reviewed drawings, developed new components, performed thermal/stress/pressure analyses and calculations, and developed documentation.
  • Designed products for the elevator industry, particularly in elevator door equipment and signal fixtures.
  • Conduct full scale testing to evaluate structural integrity, durability, environmental effects and degradation.
  • Spearheaded efforts to augment durability and reliability of EqualLogic storage bridge bay canister modules.
  • Managed project scheduling, cost estimates, and defined mechanical and material requirements.
  • Researched and proposed thermal analysis software package which resulted in company acquisition.
  • Co-Designed 300-psi Pod Burst Testers for validation of ultrasonic weld integrity.
  • Developed automated environmental simulation system for testing of oxygen concentration systems.
  • Provide all necessary engineering to release fully realized products into production.
  • Reviewed/approved mechanical design calculations, material specifications and vendor documents.
  • Maintained very aggressive cost and schedule completing within contract requirements.
  • Implemented tests on design assemblies to validate calculated performance requirements.
  • Reduced development costs by leveraging chassis design across multiple models.
  • Collected and analyzed data from impact testing and simulations.
  • Coordinated engineering and manufacturing efforts for multiple new products.
  • Designed non-stop accumulation system for sheeting applications.

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39. Product Quality

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Here's how Product Quality is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Coordinated Quality Improvement activities between JVC's global factories ensuring a resolution and preventative action for Service and Product Quality matters.
  • Manage warranty metrics for assigned product and identify emerging quality trends and implement initiatives to reduce warranty and enhance product Quality.
  • Improved product quality and dimensional integrity of JSF F135 Military Engine turbine products through team engagement and continuous improvement activities.
  • Developed and administered engineering concept, preliminary and final design review process to reduce warranty costs and improve product quality.
  • Monitor process and test yields for trends and manufacturing improvement opportunities with focus on improving product quality and customer satisfaction.
  • Applied DMAIC methodology and Six Sigma statistical techniques to reduce warranty failures, improve product quality and identify process improvements.

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40. Tolerance Analysis

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Here's how Tolerance Analysis is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Created VCM component drawings and performed tolerance analysis for part mating.
  • Performed tolerance analysis, strain analysis, thermal analysis and other environmental tests to qualify components and the entire unit.
  • Performed tolerance analysis study and utilized finite element packages to verify design integrity and enhance product performance.
  • Utilized Six Sigma principles of statistical tolerance analysis to verify and optimize product designs.
  • Perform mechanical tolerance analysis of subsystems to ensure parts fit together properly.
  • Implemented Six Sigma tools to derive precise tolerance analysis for mechanical assemblies.

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41. Material Selection

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Here's how Material Selection is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Provide tooling expertise for consumer electronic products, including material selections and flow analysis.
  • Developed corrosion testing protocol and report for optical mirror material selection.
  • Worked on multiple tasks such as pivot radial resonance and pivot material selection evaluation.

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42. Ansi

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Here's how Ansi is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Contribute to optical system development and transition to manufacturing production.
  • Designed and assembled mechanical life testing equipment during development stage for F14B Delayed Transition ATS.
  • Served as design engineer: - Designed Delayed Transition mechanism on single shaft ATS.
  • Collaborate with suppliers and customers for smooth and easy transition between product changes.
  • Transitioned Self-Checkout into the IBM retail store system environment.
  • Transition WA 40/96 analyzer to manufacturing floor.
  • Created manufacturing drawings per ANSI Y14.5.
  • Project Leader: Xray Tube thermal/structural design and modeling, transitioned to production.

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43. EPA

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Here's how EPA is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Create standard working instructions for numerous departments and individuals to provide technical understanding of our product.
  • Organized and prepared documentation for new product testing, assembly, and material requirements
  • Managed mechanical engineering department consisting of eight senior engineers and designers.
  • Maintain and leverage relationships with Manufacturing and Machine shop departments.
  • Introduced to department in doing modal analysis on suspension
  • Diagnosed and repaired malfunctioning pump systems.
  • Supported Department of Transportation feasibility study.
  • Introduced repair procedure using the X-600 Universal Laser System resulting in a significant reduction in repair time.
  • Create test plans, test requests and preparation of special engine builds for performing FCA test procedures.
  • Designed and built GE-X7 T2 TEE Probe prototype bonding template, reducing lead time of repair.
  • Negotiate the purchase of materials and other products with different vendors and prepare bill of materials.
  • Prepared bills of materials for purchasing items, and verified part numbers matching design requirements.
  • Worked with multiple departments and collated production data to develop project requirements and RFP.
  • Prepare and maintain product reports by collecting and analyzing test data and product performance.
  • Repaired and functionally tested Quick Engine Change (QEC) kit components.
  • Prepared technical briefs for NAVSEA & Ship Program Offices.
  • Prepare bill of materials for new projects.
  • Coordinated and interfaced with vendors and certification agencies such as Intertek for ETL certification and EPA for emission certification.
  • Prepared and submitted all engineering release documentation for associated project bill of material construction/revision and graphics construction/revision requirements.
  • Prepared Design Control Traceability Matrix (DCTM) and Functional Relationship Analysis (FRA) for various products of the company.

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44. Design Validation

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Here's how Design Validation is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Perform design validation and failure analysis utilizing oscilloscope, logic analyzer, ATE and Diagnostic software.
  • Developed best practices templates for Design Verification, Design Validation, and Product Specification.
  • Supported design verification and design validation activities on a number of products.
  • Generate design validation and verification test plans and procedures.
  • Design Verification, Process Validation & Design Validation
  • Lead and completed design validation testing with leading knee, hip and ankle surgeons.

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45. Design Concepts

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Here's how Design Concepts is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Performed stress and heat analysis on design concepts.

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46. Engineering Support

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Here's how Engineering Support is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Manage and provide engineering support at various manufacturing locations to ensure products are launched correctly.
  • Major responsibility was providing engineering support to the large frame Air Circuit Breaker and Molded Case Circuit Breaker Manufacturing departments.
  • Provided engineering support for all phases of product development including initial design support for electrical circuit design verification to specification.
  • Provide engineering support to manufacturing operation to meet manufacturing objectives and address product related issues arising from the production floor.
  • Provided sustaining engineering support for commercialized product, and conducted root cause analysis to solve manufacturing and screen printing issues.
  • Provided engineering support and coordination of domestic and international projects for company products and services as a project/ liaison engineer.

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47. Technical Support

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Here's how Technical Support is used in Mechanical Development Engineer jobs:
  • Provided technical support for fabrication personnel to ensure compliance with engineering specifications.
  • Provided technical support to field installers relating to the installation and operation of various office storage products and their associated components.
  • Support the sales organization as necessary, participate in new product development, and interface extensively with customers seeking technical support.
  • Performed as a mechanical specialist within refining and petrochemicals, focused on planning for technical support of operations and detailed design.
  • Provided successful hands on technical support from prototype development through Qualification Test evaluation periods to product delivery for military avionics.
  • Provided technical support, increased customer satisfaction, and actively participated in the reduction of the manufacturing cycle time.

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20 Most Common Skill for a Mechanical Development Engineer

Plastic Parts13.4%
New Product Development12.2%
CAD8.6%
Assembly Drawings6.8%
Solidworks6.2%
R6.1%
Mechanical Design5.9%
FEA5.2%

Typical Skill-Sets Required For A Mechanical Development Engineer

RankSkillPercentage of ResumesPercentage
1
1
Plastic Parts
Plastic Parts
10.2%
10.2%
2
2
New Product Development
New Product Development
9.3%
9.3%
3
3
CAD
CAD
6.6%
6.6%
4
4
Assembly Drawings
Assembly Drawings
5.2%
5.2%
5
5
Solidworks
Solidworks
4.7%
4.7%
6
6
R
R
4.6%
4.6%
7
7
Mechanical Design
Mechanical Design
4.5%
4.5%
8
8
FEA
FEA
3.9%
3.9%
9
9
Fmea
Fmea
3.9%
3.9%
10
10
BOM
BOM
3.6%
3.6%
11
11
Design Reviews
Design Reviews
3%
3%
12
12
Test Cases
Test Cases
2.8%
2.8%
13
13
Sigma
Sigma
2.3%
2.3%
14
14
Cost Savings
Cost Savings
1.9%
1.9%
15
15
GD
GD
1.8%
1.8%
16
16
Failure Analysis
Failure Analysis
1.8%
1.8%
17
17
Test Procedures
Test Procedures
1.7%
1.7%
18
18
New Designs
New Designs
1.6%
1.6%
19
19
ISO
ISO
1.4%
1.4%
20
20
Data Analysis
Data Analysis
1.3%
1.3%
21
21
DOE
DOE
1.2%
1.2%
22
22
Stress Analysis
Stress Analysis
1.2%
1.2%
23
23
ECO
ECO
1.1%
1.1%
24
24
FDA
FDA
1.1%
1.1%
25
25
DVP
DVP
1.1%
1.1%
26
26
Data Acquisition
Data Acquisition
1.1%
1.1%
27
27
Product Specifications
Product Specifications
1.1%
1.1%
28
28
High Volume
High Volume
1.1%
1.1%
29
29
CFD
CFD
1%
1%
30
30
Design Changes
Design Changes
1%
1%
31
31
PCB
PCB
0.9%
0.9%
32
32
Labview
Labview
0.9%
0.9%
33
33
CNC
CNC
0.9%
0.9%
34
34
Structural Analysis
Structural Analysis
0.9%
0.9%
35
35
Product Requirements
Product Requirements
0.9%
0.9%
36
36
Process Improvement
Process Improvement
0.9%
0.9%
37
37
Matlab
Matlab
0.8%
0.8%
38
38
UL
UL
0.8%
0.8%
39
39
Product Quality
Product Quality
0.8%
0.8%
40
40
Tolerance Analysis
Tolerance Analysis
0.8%
0.8%
41
41
Material Selection
Material Selection
0.8%
0.8%
42
42
Ansi
Ansi
0.7%
0.7%
43
43
EPA
EPA
0.7%
0.7%
44
44
Design Validation
Design Validation
0.7%
0.7%
45
45
Design Concepts
Design Concepts
0.7%
0.7%
46
46
Engineering Support
Engineering Support
0.7%
0.7%
47
47
Technical Support
Technical Support
0.7%
0.7%

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