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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Bellevue, WA 98008

Posted: 05/24/2023 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Core Technologies - Contract Job Number: 27371

Job Description

Position Title: Senior Mechanical Design Engineer 

Position Description: Protingent has an exciting contract opportunity for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer with our client in Bellevue, Washington.

Job Requirements:
  • Design of reliable and fault tolerant fluid systems from development of requirements through final design and commissioning.
  • Support component and system level trade studies to inform design and selection.
  • Support design reviews as system designs are established and refined.
  • Create CAD models optimized for anticipated future work and engineering drawings.
  • Perform scoping analysis and calculations for design options.
  • Support engineering system analysis activities, including heat transfer, loads analysis, flow and pressure calculations.
  • Develop and review technical design documents, such as System Design Descriptions, Interface Control Documents, Engineering Design Specifications, Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs), 3D models etc.
  • Generate design packages for system designs including coordinating of calculations, design reports, drawings, and specifications.
  • Interface with various design disciplines (such as instrumentation and controls, civil, and nuclear) to identify and develop system design and performance criteria.
  • Propose and initiate testing programs for system development and qualification.
  • Provide Support and oversight during test execution, evaluation of test results, and reporting of test results.

Job Qualifications:
  • B.S. in Mechanical, Chemical, Nuclear Engineering, or related discipline from an accredited university and 5+ years direct experience with proven mechanical systems skills.
  • CAD proficiency is required, SoildWorks preferred
  • Demonstrated experience in the design of complex mechanical systems, structures and equipment including stress and thermal analysis.
  • Experience with heat transfer calculations.
  • Experience with flow and pressure calculations
  • Experience with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing per ASME Y14.5M.
  • Experience in Design for Manufacturability (DFM) and Design for Assembly (DFA)
  • Experience with design codes such as the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code is desired.
  • Experience working to quality standards on design activities, such as ASME NQA-1 or ISO 9001. 
  • Experience in high temperature and multi-discipline integration highly desired. 
  • Previous experience with nuclear reactors, nuclear handling process systems, or similar high-performance system or equipment design is highly desired.
  • Experience interfacing or overseeing supplier work is desirable.
  • Ability to handle projects that include many competing objectives and design constraints, with ability to resolve conflicts between objectives with minimal oversight.
  • Excellent technical writing, communication, and presentation skills.
  • Attention to detail and aspiration for technical excellence.
  • Candidate must be a self-starter and possess ability to coordinate and lead a design team’s effort with minimal direction.
  • The successful candidate will possess a high degree of trust and integrity, able to communicate openly, and display respect and a desire to foster teamwork.
  • Actual position starting level and title will be determined based on assessment of qualifications.

Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.

About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.

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