Mechanical Engineer - 20 Years of Experience - Near 98117


Mechanical Engineer


Seattle, WA

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SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS Mechanical/Thermal engineer skilled in new product development, thermal design and project management. Possess track record of designing products from conception and prototype through testing and manufacturing. Self-motivated, hands-on, committed to innovation and self-improvement, good organizational, documentation and communication skills. Have extensive computer, CAD CFD and FEA skills. Designed products to meet different industry standards and requirements. EXPERIENCE HIGHLIGHTS MECHANICAL DESIGN: Designed consumer products and medical devices. Worked in research and development. Designed electro and opto-mechanical packaging for EMC, solving stress and vibration design problems using FEA software. Engineered power transmission systems as well as pneumatic systems. Used wide range of materials from various types of plastic and aluminum to steel and stainless steel as well as composite materials. Designed aluminum castings and extrusions, injection molded plastic, sheet metal and machined parts using GD&T. Designed optical train including optical mounts and stages for laser-based display system as well as high-precision positioning mechanisms. Designed small adjusting mechanisms. Designed for manufacturability and ease of assembly. Evaluated and tested vendor-supplied parts. Designed tooling, jigs and fixtures for welding, machine and assembly process. Wrote assembly methodology in mechanical, electrical and pneumatic assembly. Experienced with sensors, test and measurement systems. Designed test fixtures and wrote test protocols. Experienced planning, organizing and conducting technical projects. Provided technical/leadership guidance to drafters/designers, engineering technicians and shop personnel. THERMAL DESIGN: Conducted system-level and sub-system thermal design, modeling and testing for high volume products. Led CFD analysis and its validation at both the circuit board and system levels. Provided thermal designs that best balance performance, cost, manufacturability, acoustics and reliability. Selected thermal components and suppliers. Conducted mechanical environmental testing validation. Managed the design and testing of thermal test vehicles. CAD, FEA, OTHER SOFTWARE: Pro/ENGINEER R16 through Creo R3 (7,000 hours of solid modeling, drawings, large assemblies, complex surfacing and piping), SolidWorks R2014 (16,000 hours of creation of solid models, drawings, sheet metal parts and mechanisms), FloEFD V17, Icepak R14, Flotherm R9.2, SolidWorks Flow R2013, Catia V5R22, Creo R3, Unigraphics V8, CFDesign R10, Inventor R2010, AutoCAD R2004, Ansys Workbench R14.0, Cosmos/Works R2013, Pro/Mechanica Wildfire R4, Algor R20, LabView, Mathcad, Windchill R10.2, Agile, Arena, Teamcenter, eCentral.