5 Feb 2018

Full-Time Mechanical Design Engineer – Marquardt Switches, Inc (Catia V5)

Marquardt Switches, Inc – Posted by joballianceRochester Hills, Michigan, United States


Job Description

Marquardt Switches, Inc. is a global leader in the field of electro-mechanical and electronic switches, controls and switching systems for automobiles, trucks, off-road vehicles, power tools, household appliances and industrial applications. Since 1925, Marquardt has been growing, innovating, and enhancing the experience of operating automobiles and appliances all over the globe with over 10,000 employees operating in 19 global locations. Visit our website at us.marquardt.com to learn more.

Mechanical Design Engineer at Marquardt Switches, Inc.:

The Mechanical Design Engineer is responsible for the design of new switches, switching systems, and equipment modifications. The Mechanical Design Engineer is responsible for designs and design changes from new concept to production. This position will require a CAD skill set including: 3D Modeling, GD&T, and FEA. Ideal candidates will be versed in Catia V5.

Essential Responsibilities:

Perform preliminary design and develop drawings and specifications necessary to support the development of new products and modification of existing products.

Perform preliminary design and develop drawings and specifications necessary to support equipment and tooling modifications to improve safety and reliability.

Perform complex calculations to determine performance analysis, stress analysis, etc.

Perform testing and evaluation of theoretical designs; recommend modifications based on results.

Serve as technical resource for assigned new and existing products, equipment, and tooling.

Develop program schedules and timelines and coordinate product implementation utilizing both internal and external resources.

Research solutions to technical problems and recommend cost effective resolution approaches.

Develop and assist in customer presentations related to new product development and/or product modifications and enhancements.

Participate in large engineering projects by completing multiple tasks.

Required Qualifications for this role include:

Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering.

2+ year related experience.

Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

Familiar with mechanical force analysis and failure analysis.

Some knowledge of automotive test procedure and requirements.

Ability to speak, read, and write German fluently is a plus.


Ability to travel both domestically and internationally, mostly local, as needed required (10% travel or less)

Physical Demands:

Ability to sit for extended periods

Ability to occasionally stand and walk

Ability to use close vision, color vision, and depth perception for extended periods

What We Offer:

Innovative products and diverse customer base.

Competitive compensation and paid vacation annually plus personal time.

Generous benefits (medical, dental, vision, disability, life insurance, 401k with matching).

Support and resources to continue learning and training.

Tuition reimbursement program.

Amazingly smart and fun teammates, and a management team invested in your development and success.

Supplier discounts on GM, FCA, and BMW.

How to Apply

Apply online at: https://www.marquardt.com/en/career/career-opportunities-at-marquardt.html

Job Categories: Design Engineer. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: catia v5. Job expires in 11 days.

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