Project Engineer - Robotic Manufacturing Systems
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Arsenal Products is a robotic systems integrator in Austin, TX that helps SME’s reduce manufacturing costs with industrial and collaborative robots. Arsenal provides complete turnkey automation systems and robotic adhesive dispensing products.
Arsenal is looking for a PROJECT ENGINEER that is a highly motivated, results oriented, and customer focused individual with a high commitment level. This position will be an initial contract period and have the potential of transforming to a full time role. The ideal candidate will likely be a degreed mechanical engineer (or similar engineering discipline) with demonstrated project management skills.
Serve as a primary interface with clients for communication of project schedule and budget status
Initiate and plan the full design, manufacturing, assembly, test, and documentation phases for the development of custom, automated/robotic equipment
Prepare and manage project plans to satisfy milestones, deadlines, and budget
Track and communicate project status, project risks, risk mitigation, issues, and action items to customers and internal management
Coordinate day-to-day activities of project team members including design, electrical/controls, manufacturing, assembly, test, delivery, and installation
Facilitate discussions for development of customer requirements and engineering specifications through direct communication with customer
Design and engineer new automated tooling and systems for the assembly of medium volume devices including mechanical and basic controls within an ISO 9001 design and manufacturing environment
Perform in in-depth engineering simulation and analysis (tolerance analysis, FEA, etc)
Routinely perform elementary design calculations; i.e., motor speed/torque, tolerance stackups, etc.
Plan and organize tool characterization, factory acceptance testing, and site acceptance testing (through tool IQ/OQ/PQ)
Heavily involved with Quality System compliance
Coordinate development of equipment documentation including user manuals and spare parts lists
Conduct and document internal and customer facing technical and design reviews
Regularly reports progress updates to management
BS/MS in Engineering or similar engineering discipline
2-5 years of experience managing technical projects related to equipment (preferably automated tooling and/or robotics)
Proven ability to manage multiple technically complex projects on-time, within budget, meeting business expectations
In-depth knowledge of common design and manufacturing processes utilized for manufacturing including CNC machining, laser cutting, waterjet, EDM, laser welding, MIM, 3D printing, and injection molding
Thorough knowledge of materials appropriate for machine design, mechanisms, wear, etc
Demonstrated experience of design, process, inspection and validation methods
Proficient in Solidworks
Demonstrated ability to work within a quality system
Excellent verbal, written, and digital communication skills to communicate technical and business information to all levels inside and outside the organization
Strong interpersonal skills
Ability to breakdown and solve complex engineering challenges
Motivation to consistently learn and improve processes and tools
Due to the nature of work we perform U.S. citizenship or valid Permanent Resident status is required for qualified candidates
Additional Preferred Requirements:
Familiar with state of the art technologies in the following areas: control systems integration, controls architectures, PLC’s, motion control systems, electro-mechanical drive systems, robotics, part sensing, vision, risk assessment, and safety systems
Familiar with common lean manufacturing tools such as six sigma, 5S, 3P, etc
Familiar with MiniTab and basic statistical analysis techniques
Ability for occasional travel (2-3 days/month) for on-site customer support
Applicants must provide:
An up-to-date resume
Relevant examples of their work
No applicant will be considered without these requirements.
No relocation assistance is provided for this position.