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Do you take pride in your ability to bring innovative ideas to life? do you enjoy technical engineering design but still like getting hands-on? well we have a great opportunity for you! we are investing in growing and developing our mechanical engineering team and we need your help.
You`ll get to join a small team of mechanical engineers at a company that leads the lighting industry in affordable, innovative, designs and engineering solutionsRab has a fast paced culture with a flexible mix of remote and socially distanced in-person team members, located around the worldWhile we would love for you to be able to be in-person, to ensure the safety of all rab employees, you will be working remotely with occasional travel to meet in-person as conditions permit.
Founded 75 years ago by a visionary engineer and his father-in-law, rab lighting, since inception has stood for innovation, quality and customer focused design and continues to lead the industry in affordable innovation through 4 generations of family ownership and leadershipWe push the envelope of what`s possible in performance, affordability and environmental sustainability and hope you`ll join us in our continued journey designing and manufacturing products that you`ll see in the real world, in every town and city in the usa.
Our ideal candidate for senior mechanical engineer will have a solid background in mechanical engineering, with both formal education and experience in engineering high quality, mass produced products.
Design and evaluate mechanical and electromechanical systems for lighting and controls fixtures, including cast and extruded aluminum parts, plastics, wiring and seals
Evaluate and choose appropriate materials for the application
Validate new designs through simulations, design reviews, dfmeas, prototyping and finished product testing
Collaborate with global teams (electrical, optical, industrial design, procurement) to drive high speed new product development execution
Maintain appropriate engineering documentation, including 3d, 2d boms and mechanical calculations.
Assure system and product quality by designing testing methods; testing finished product ad system capabilities; confirming fabrication, assembly and installation processes.
Recommend and protect innovative solutions through patent disclosures.
Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies
Education and experience
Bachelor`s degree in mechanical engineering or similar field, masters a plus
6+ years of previous mechanical design experience in the lighting or related industry
Work experience with global teams preferred
Technical knowledge of:
Core lighting technologies (mechanical assemblies, thermal, optical)
Engineering fundamentals (thermal calculations, mechanical stackups, materials, dfmeas, simulations)
Manufacturing processes (casting, extrusion, injection molding, smt, assembly)
Well versed in modeling, surfacing and simulating with creo
Experience working with contract manufacturers and design teams globally (china, us, mexico, se asia)
Strong communication skills, ability to connect technical and non-technical team members
Familiarity with windchill or similar plm tool a plus
Rab offers competitive salaries commensurate with experienceBenefits include: insurance (health, dental, vision, disability, life), company match on 401k and roth ira plans, tuition reimbursement, parental leave and competitive time off policiesWe`re serious about finding talented individuals and treating them well.
Rab lighting is committed to creating high-quality, affordable, well-designed and energy-efficient led lighting and controls that make it easy for distributors to sell, electricians to install, and end-users to save energyFounded in 1946, rab has a vibrantly growing infrastructure of manufacturing and engineering capabilities that ensure great product design, quality and customer service.
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