JobMechatronic / Mechanical Engineer

Hummingbird Scientific

Applications due by April 30, 2021

As Hummingbird Scientific continues to expand its business, we are increasing the scope of our engineering capabilities. As such, we are looking to build a team of mechanical, mechatronics engineers and physicists to help find innovative processes and designs for a wide range of new products for in-situ electron, x-ray microscopy, and accessories for CryoEM.

Key Qualifications:

  • Proven track record in the design of mechanical systems.
  • 2D/3D CAD expertise – (Solidworks/CATIA or equivalent)
  • Knowledge of electronics, electronics design, testing, and hands-on electrical systems implementation.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

 Education and Experience:

  • BS in Mechatronics or Mechanical Engineering. MS or Ph.D. degrees are a plus.
  • 2+ years of software programming experience in LabView or equivalent.
  • Experience collaborating with fabricators to getting your product prototypes built and tested.

 Additional Requirements:

  • 3+ years of industry experience in product development preferred
  • Experience with CNC machining or 3D printers is a plus
  • Hands-on electrical prototype assembly is a plus
  • Interest in materials science and microscopy

 Excellent references from previous direct supervisors are a must.

Compensation: DOE. Hummingbird Scientific offers a generous compensation package based on experience and demonstrated capabilities.  Benefits include paid vacation, holidays, sick time, medical and dental benefits, as well as a company 401(k) plan.

Job Location: This job is located in Lacey, WA.

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