Mechanical Engineer (Principal) - Level 4

Boston Engineering Corporation - Waltham, MA4.0

Job Description

Successful candidates must have demonstrated capabilities in the following:

Successful track record for R&D or new product development at a principal level (mentoring and guiding junior staff, ownership of major systems/assemblies/product, and direct PM support)
Team skills with ability to work in small teams on fast-paced project
Fluency in manufacturing processes appropriate for product volume expectations
Experience in the development of, and appropriate techniques for, breadboards, proof of principle units, and prototypes as part of the new product development process.
Fluency with MCAD tools and RP techniques
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to support the preparation of proposals, develop estimates in support of sales activities


MS Degree + 8 years exp. preferred; BS Degree +10 years expel minimum
Experience with 3D modeling software (SolidWorks or Creo) (at least 5 years)
Experience with analysis, design, and integration of various complex mechanical systems and mechanism design particularly in the maritime and robotics domains
Experience with developing multi-disciplinary solutions (integration of electronics and software with mechanical systems)
Demonstrated experience in new product development and/or Research and Development programs, bringing new products and new technologies successfully to market
Demmonstrated experience in DFM, DFA, and design for cost and reliability
Working knowledge of analysis software MathCad, Matlab/Simulink, and CFD package(s)
Experience with MS Office products
Experience providing technical concept and writing support for business development and proposals
Proven ability in a challenging technical and customer-focused environment;
Ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance

Desired Skills and Experience:
Experience with unmanned vehicles and robotics
Familiarity / Experience with underwater and/or harsh environment systems
Familiarity with ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 desired
Skilled in presentation and working directly with US government and DoD customers
No relocation

Additional Information

Boston Engineering offers a full employee benefit plan including matching 401K plan in an open, energetic working environment that fosters strong client relationships and an entrepreneurial team spirit.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.