Applications Engineer (Solidworks)
- Compensation: $60,000 - 70,000/year
- Joppatowne, MD
- Every other Friday off
Duties and Responsibilities:
Design 3D models of our products and test support equipment
Take conceptual designs, sketches, and ideas from engineers to develop the details necessary for a complete, engineered drawing capable of being used for fabrication, erection in the field, design analysis, etc
Create draft drawings for manufacturing of parts
Support engineering staff with integrated engineering simulation tools (thermal, structural, CFD)
Oversee manufacturing vendors
Participate in various customer meetings and support programmatic and technical reviews (e.g., SRR, PDR, CDR, etc.) to provide technical recommendations and risk assessments.
Support the development of technical risk and develop any required mitigation plans for all key product technical risks.
Support the capture of engineering lessons learned and ensure processes and design guidance tailored from industry best practices and key program learning.
Support the configuration management and control of product design BOMs and relevant technical data.
Actively engage in the development and continuous improvement of engineering processes.
Required Experience & Skills:
2+ yeras of CAD design experience
User knowledge of CAD (SolidWorks preferred) functionality
Understanding of GD&T and tolerance stack up analysis
Knowledge of creating draft drawings and ASME Y14.5 2018 standards
Understanding of design for manufacturability and experience optimizing designs for production
Knowledge of turning concept designs into actual hardware by creating manufacturing drawings, sourcing components, and working with fabricators or technicians.
Knowledge with electrical wiring harnesses, routing and mounting