As a Senior Mechanical Engineer at Solta Medical, the successful candidate will help create our next generation of world-leading energy-based aesthetic products. S/He will conceive, design, and bring into production products that define the industry. As a key member of Solta’s technical staff, the Senior Mechanical Engineer is expected to proactively provide innovative technical solutions and leadership based on extensive knowledge and experience of Mechanical Engineering, specifically a variety of heating and cooling systems, electromechanical assemblies, control mechanisms, and the materials/processes specific to our industry.
The successful candidate will implement product designs for performance, innovation, reliability, and cost. S/He will not only conceptualize solutions, but follow through as an individual contributor with detailed CAD designs, prototyping, testing, supplier management, and documentation. S/He must have exceptional communication skills, experience designing injection molded plastic and sheet metal parts, and a track record of products developed from concept to market launch.
Reports To: Mechanical Engineering Manager
Note: The following are meant to be representative but not necessarily all inclusive of the duties and responsibilities for this position title.
Experience, Education, Training, Traits:
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret engineering specifications, general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. A to write reports, specifications, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. Ability to clearly and concisely convey project accomplishments, obstacles, issues, and status to project team members.
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables. Ability to read regulatory, technical and clinical literature and documents and extract important concepts.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be required to perform lifting tasks of up to 30 pounds for short durations. Duties of this job may involve standing and/or walking for extended periods of time. Duties also involve daily keyboard data entry. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Some light machining and prototyping activities will involve moderate noise levels (i.e. power drill) and moderate dust or debris exposure.
Solta Medical is committed to the health and safety of our employees. We expect that all employees will perform their responsibilities while maintaining a safe, cooperative, and productive work environment, thus ensuring the health and safety of themselves and others.