Job Description

Job Type : Contract 12 months +

Location/City : CT - Wilton

Category : Mechanical

Region : Northeast

Id : 25798

Mechanical Development Electrical Actuator Design Engineer

Contract/Flex 12-18 Months M-F 40 hours

Mechancial development (MDev) engineer works closely with MTD, electrical development (EDev) engineering, and supply chain engineering to create manufacturable design that meets all performance requirements. 

MTD provides electromagnetics specscoil sizes, locations, number of wire turns, magnet sizes, magnet materials.  EDEV provides insulation requirements,
cabling and connector design support.  

MDEV packages coils and magnets to meet MTD, EDEV specs along with other specs such as thermal, dynamics, volume, stress, cleanliness, etc.


Minimum: BSME with machine design focus


Minimum 2+ years of experience in the following:
Basic machine design
TPD production (drawings and BoMs)
FEA, thermal, stress, tolerance, fluid flow, vibration analyses
Familiar with basic machining methods and fasteners

Good to have
Clean room compatible design, vacuum design, design for manufacturing, flexure design, coil mechanical design, magnet mechanical design, back iron mechanical design, electrical lamination design
Familiarity laser welding, brazing, etching, diffusion bonding, adhesives, additive manufacturing
Understand basic electromagnetic (motor) and controls terminology.
Understand basic electrical terminology.
Nice to have
Familiar with IEC specs.
Familiar with cable design, printed circuit boards, flex cables, thermal sensors.

It is the policy of GCR to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. GCR is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population. 



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