Mechanical Engineer
HP
Fort Collins, CO
Overview
HP Engineering entails utilizing established engineering disciplines to test and safeguard the manufacturing standards for new and existing HP products. Working with internal stakeholders and outsourced development partners, you will develop and execute solutions to resolve any existing issues, ensuring that our operating processes are cost-effective and uphold the highest quality.

Full Time
Level: Middle
Travel: Minimal (if any)
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Team Player
Rewards
Medical
Holidays
Flex Time
Life and Disability Insurance
Work/Life Balance
Onsite Gym/ Fitness Center
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Applies developed subject matter knowledge to solve common and complex business issues within established guidelines and recommends appropriate alternatives. Works on problems of diverse complexity and scope. May act as a team or project leader providing direction to team activities and facilitates information validation and team decision making process. Exercises independent judgment within generally defined policies and practices to identify and select a solution. Ability to handle most unique situations. May seek advice in order to make decisions on complex business issues.

Responsibilities:
Designs engineering solutions for mechanical and thermal hardware, electronics enclosures, and production tooling based on established engineering principles and in accordance with development technology practices and guidelines.
Develops and implements parameters and test plans for new and existing designs, including validation of tolerances, form/fit/function, shock and vibration, electromagnetic interference, safety, reliability, developing fan curves, system power measurements & acoustics.
Collaborates and communicates with management, internal, and outsourced development partners regarding design status, project progress, and issue resolution.
Leads a project team of other mechanical hardware engineers and internal and outsourced development partners to develop reliable, cost effective and high quality solutions for moderately- complex products.
Represents the mechanical/thermal team for all phases of larger and more-complex development projects
Occasional Travel - Ability to travel domestically and internationally if needed

Intended Primary focus area:
HP Workstations chassis design and development

Education and Experience Required:
Bachelor's or Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering.
2+ years experience.

Knowledge and Skills:
Designing sheet metal and plastic parts and associated production tooling and processes.
Using ProEngineer or other 3D CAD software as a mechanical design tool.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
Understanding and exposure to product packaging.
Familiarity with CFD and thermal mockups to validate thermal solution.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills; mastery in English and local language.
Ability to effectively communicate product architectures, design proposals and negotiate options at management levels.
Sheet metal finishing including liquid and powder paint, plating

Valuable additional knowledge, skills and experience:
Demonstrated aptitude for meaningful innovation
Safety and regulatory compliance, especially regarding Information Technology equipment
Microsoft Office applications, especially Excel
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