Contract Senior Mechanical Engineer

Fully Remote
The Position

Location: Remote (Company based in San Jose, California)

Contract Duration: 6 months to 1 year

Work Hours: 30-40 hours per week

We are seeking a Contract Senior Mechanical Engineer to lead the development of advanced mechanical systems at Speck Design. This is a fully remote role with flexible hours aimed at balancing life and work efficiently. In this role, you will:

  • Utilize Creo ProE CAD software to develop complex mechanical designs and models.
  • Design and prototype mechanical components with a particular focus on sheet metal projects.
  • Collaborate across multidisciplinary teams to ensure designs meet all specifications and are optimized for manufacturing.
  • Oversee the mechanical aspect of projects from conceptualization through to production, handling material selection and the manufacturing processes.
  • Engage in the continuous improvement of design practices and methodologies.
  • Educational Qualification: Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field.
  • Professional Experience: At least 7 years of mechanical engineering experience with a proven ability to lead projects from conception to production.
  • Technical Skills: Expertise in Creo ProE CAD software, with extensive experience in mechanical design, particularly using sheet metal.
  • Project Management: Strong project management skills with the ability to oversee multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Collaboration and Communication: Excellent communication skills with experience working in a team environment, capable of leading and mentoring junior engineers.
  • What We Are Looking For
    • Advanced Design Skills: In-depth knowledge of mechanical design processes and familiarity with industry standard CAD tools.
    • Experience Requirements: 7+ years in mechanical engineering with substantial experience in design and production.
    • Problem Solving: Exceptional problem-solving skills and the ability to adapt to new challenges and technologies.
    • Additional Skills: While not required, experience with high-density cable assemblies is a plus