Fortive Corporation Mechanical Engineer in Beaverton, Oregon
Role: Mechanical Engineer
Location: Beaverton, OR or Fairport, NY
Why this is a great place to work…
It all starts with the people and the culture. You will love working with colleagues who have a genuine desire to innovate and solve complex problems . This keeps us wired. Our culture is one of continuous improvement. We each come into work every day striving to make the organization a little better than it was the day before. We ask the tough questions and push each other to be bold. This occurs in an environment that fosters authenticity and transparency. There are no games. No hidden agenda. No politics. What you see one day is what you will get any other day. Qualitrol associates enjoy the autonomy, breadth of responsibility and creativity that are part of a smaller, entrepreneurial environment while leveraging resources, best practices and career opportunities from a fortune 500 company, Fortive.
Our Engineering teams are vital to the success of our existing and emerging products and sensors platforms. We are the largest and most trusted global provider of monitoring systems including sensors, monitors and software within the power generation and energy industry. we help our customers to ensures grid reliability and the transition from scheduled to condition based maintenance practices.
As a Mechanical engineer, you will play a key role in product design within this team, you will be responsible for designing, developing, create prototypes, testing and in some cases performs test procedures for electro–optical–mechanical integrations. This position requires a highly motivated, team oriented, professional with the right mix of relevant experience and skills, and keen interest in learning about the company product offering. This role will require interaction with EE designers, manufacturing test engineers and peers from engineering organization globally, you will require outstanding verbal and written communication skills, and a high level of energy and flexibility to get things done and thrive in a fast-paced, team-oriented product development environment. You expected to have strong understanding Mechanical design and familiarity with DFM and processes such as injection molding, machining, sheet metal forming and aluminum casting.
In this role, you will design, develop and create 3D models, detailed mechanical drawings, develop BOM, working closely with electrical designers for designs consisting of electro-mechanical parts. In this role you will work on design and development of new products and monitoring devices for our Utilities and industrial customers. You will work closely with mechanical, electrical, chemical, instrumentation multidiscipline engineering teams in collaborative design projects who use Agile development Methods and the Scrum Framework to deliver critical, customer facing, solutions for Utilities and industrial customers. You will report to NPI Engineering manager.
Here’s where you’ll demonstrate your competencies:
Create 3D models, detail mechanical drawings, and develop BOMs using SolidWorks CAD
Design complex components & assemblies with DFMA in mind
Fabricate physical prototypes for proof of concept and testing
Mechanical and structural analysis as needed (FEA using SolidWorks)
Present mechanical design concepts to project teams
Evaluate new components, materials, and manufacturing methods for application in new and existing products.
Understands and follows the Product Life Cycle process, ECO release, and documentation.
Support transition to production and perform failure analysis on problem areas
Conveys 3D design files offsite for rapid 3D prototyping, as well as longer term production-volume CNC
Verify that all acceptance criteria are met
Analyze issues and identify alternative solutions or workarounds
Make sure all the features, issues and tests are documented in compliance with our internal processes
Support existing products life cycle management
Skills & Experience
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following skills and experience:
Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in Mechanical engineering or other engineering discipline.
3+ years’ experience in mechanical design and engineering.
Experience 3D CAD designs for parts and test fixtures
Experience with 3D design including use of Creo, Solidworks, or equivalent design platforms.
Ability to support multiple projects simultaneously
Experience in designs consisting of electro-mechanical, optical integration
Are an independent and motivated self-starter
Work well within teams and individually
Experience with DFM and processes such as injection molding, machining, sheet metal forming and aluminum casting
Ability Operate machine tools to touch up prototype parts, adding details, threading, polishing, other operations to finish parts before building and testing
Experience in product development for Utilities and industrial customers
QUALITROL (https://www.qualitrolcorp.com/) manufactures monitoring and protection devices for high value electrical assets and OEM manufacturing companies. Established in 1945, QUALITROL produces thousands of different types of products on demand and customized to meet our individual customers’ needs. We are the largest and most trusted global leader for partial discharge monitoring, asset protection equipment and information products across power generation, transmission, and distribution. At Qualitrol, we are redefining condition-based monitoring.
We Are Fortive Qualitrol Corp is a proud subsidiary of FORTIVE (http://www.fortive.com) ; a global family of more than 20 industry-leading industrial growth and technology companies, united by a shared purpose: to make the world stronger, safer, and more effective by providing essential technology for the people who accelerate progress. Here, you get the excitement of a “startup” with the stability and predictability of an organization strongly grounded in its roots and with a proven track record of growth. There is no limit to what you can learn, or the impact you can make: for you, for us, for growth.
$7 billion+ in revenue, $1 billion+ in operating profit, and a market cap of $20+ billion
20+ operating companies
Market-leading products in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution
26,000+ employees across 50 countries
Culture based on Fortive Business System, the cornerstone of our competitive advantage
What are the benefits and perks of working at Fortive?
You and your loved ones will be supported with a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. You can view the benefits summary by visiting Fortive Benefits (https://careers.fortive.com/benefits) .
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