Seegrid Senior Mechanical Engineer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Seegrid is the leading provider of mobile industrial automation solutions for materials handling with over three million production miles driven in some of the world?s biggest companies. We combine vision-guided industrial vehicles, fleet management, and enterprise intelligence data into a platform that empowers our customers to automate and optimize material flow.
We put these autonomous vehicles to work today with an emphasis on safety, reliability, and flexibility. We are passionate about making our customers successful in deploying end-to-end automation solutions and foster a culture of collaboration, active and open communication, integrity, and respect. The challenges before us are great, but we are a high-performance team driven to change how the world does logistics.
The Mechanical Engineer works closely with project teams to conceive, design and implement new products and features and debug the complex, multi-disciplinary issues that arise when robots and humans interact, working with all aspects of Seegrid?s products. This position is a key part of our engineering organization and requires clear communication with individuals from different backgrounds as work progresses from design, systems engineering and production to final delivery.
Perform design, layout, testing and evaluation of mechanical and electromechanical devices and systems.
Perform product development activities including interpretation of specifications and documentation of requirements.
Assist in engineering projects by analyzing then creating designs from concept sketches.
Assist in design reviews and participate in the transition of designs to manufacturing and service.
Develop electromechanical assemblies, devices and controls for robotic vehicles.
Fabrication, modification, and evaluation of components or assemblies.
Conceive and implement solutions to complex problems.
Assist in verifying designs against system or product specifications as well as debugging and troubleshooting hardware.
Write design documentation for new features and changes.
Work remotely with field personnel to evaluate issues and failures to determine root cause.
Concept development and analysis using engineering principles.
Requirements and Experience:
Bachelor?s Degree or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline with 5+ years of experience.
3D parametric modeling and drafting (Autodesk Inventor Preferred), 2D Drafting (Autocad)
Production Documentation including Assemblies and BOM?s
Strong experience in electromechanical and machine design required. Desire experience in design for manufacture, sheet metal design.
Experience with product design, including manufacturing methods, revision control and functional performance is required
Detail-oriented and demonstrated understanding and discipline of applying engineering fundamentals.
Personable, with great written and verbal communication skills
Must be a self-starter with a can-do attitude, comfortable and demonstrating flexibility in working in a fast-paced, innovative environment
Experience in configuration control (both repository management and design cut-in)
Experience and maturity indicative of an individual who can lead and mentor small teams (including cross-functional) with the potential to grow into a management / leadership position
Experience Leading a small team
Control Systems & Dynamics
Familiar with Standards
Material Handling Equipment
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Seegrid is an equal opportunity employer Minorities/Females/People with Disabilities/Protected Veterans/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.