Full Job Description
The Cloud Server Infrastructure Development (CSI) is seeking a Mechanical Engineer to conduct development of complex mechanical and thermal server and infrastructure designs. The candidate will support both in-house and ODM/OEM designs at all levels from cards to full systems and directing investigations of failing designs. The Mechanical Engineer will create and deliver mechanical designs, direct design partners, and support testing, prototyping and manufacturing of Microsoft’s future products.
Microsoft is a highly innovative company that collaborates across disciplines to produce cutting edge cloud technology that changes our world. The Cloud Server Infrastructure (CSI) team in Microsoft’s Azure C+E division is responsible for delivering server infrastructure for Microsoft’s online services. The hardware for operating these services (over 200 and counting), comprises of hundreds of thousands of servers spread globally and applications that reach hundreds of millions of users every day. Our customer-base is growing rapidly, our infrastructure investments are multiplying, and the size of our global infrastructure is increasing by the day - along with the scale of our challenges. Learn more about our team and projects here Azure Hardware Infrastructure
Responsible for design of mechanical assemblies centering around computer hardware and using CAD software to relay these designs
Responsible for directing the mechanical design efforts of partners and contract manufacturers.
End-to-end Ownership of completed designs for components of a larger assembly
Responsible for interfacing with multi-discipline teams in development of computer hardware
Responsible for carrying out testing on mechanical components
Presentation of information to other teams and management
Working with high volume manufacturing to produce components at scale
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
3+ years of hands-on experience in the electronics design industry with a proven track record
Proficient at PTC CREO Elements/Pro Engineer CAD software
Excellent communication skills
Experience in structural design and analysis tools
Experience in tolerance analysis and first article analysis
Experience in sheet metal design, PCA mechanical design, plastic design
Experience with prototyping and high volume manufacturing methods
Experience working in a team and developing products with remote partners is a plus
Working in Redmond is required
Basic knowledge of heat transfer and finite element analysis.
Ability to meet Microsoft, customer and/or government security screening requirements are required for this role. These requirements include, but are not limited to the following specialized security screenings: Microsoft Cloud Background Check: This position will be required to pass the Microsoft Cloud Background Check upon hire/transfer and every two years thereafter.
Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.
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