- Associate's Degree
- Bachelor's Degree
- High School Diploma or GED
- Mechanical Design
3M is seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer for the Electronics Materials Solutions Division (EMSD) located in Austin, Texas. At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter. Here, you go.
Job Summary :
The person hired for the position of Mechanical Design Engineer will develop high speed electrical and optical cables and connector systems. Daily activities will include performing connector design and development, maintaining project documentation, as well as conducting design reviews.
For additional business group/division/product information, please visit: https://www.3m.com/3M/en_US/interconnect-us/
This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.
Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Mechanical design and development of optical or electrical connectors, cable, and tooling
Participate in and lead local and global product development teams
Possess a two-year technical degree or diploma or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution and a minimum three (3) years of mechanical design experience in a private, public, government or military environment OR Possess a High School Diploma/GED or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution and a minimum five (5) years of mechanical design experience in a private, public, government or military environment
Minimum three (3) years of experience using 3D CAD Software (e.g. SOLIDWORKS®, Siemens NX, Pro/ENGINEER (Creo) and/or AutoCAD®)
Possess a Bachelor’s degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering, Science or other Engineering discipline (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution
Minimum five (5) years of mechanical design experience in a private, public, government or military environment
Experience with optical fiber connector design
Experience with high speed electrical cable/connector designs, such as QSFP, OSFP, Slimline, PCIe and/or Gen Z used in internal and external cable assemblies
Experience with plastic injection mold tool design
Strong understanding of signal integrity concepts
Experience with Siemens NX CAD tool
Experience with performing Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
Experience with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing and ability to create component drawing packages
Working knowledge of ENOVIA Product Lifecycle Management tool
Ability to interface with suppliers and customers, support existing products, and develop new products
Demonstrated ability to work and collaborate as a key member of a global team, team leadership, ability to communicate clearly and concisely, with early morning to late evening availability for occasional global conference calls
Self-starter, highly organized, able to multitask and work independently; coupled with strong analytical ability, attention to detail will be instrumental to success
Experience working on a global cross functional team
Excellent communications skills (oral, written and presentation)
Location: Austin, TX
Travel: May include up to 10% domestic/international
Relocation: Is authorized
3M is a place where you can collaborate with other curious, creative people. Where your diverse talents, inclusiveness, initiative, and leadership are valued. Where you’ll find challenging opportunities that make your career exciting and rewarding. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies, and products, 3M is a place to grow and be rewarded for excellence.
Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).