Mechanical Design Engineer / PI

Title: Mechanical Design Engineer / PI
Skills: Solid Works
Location: Newton, MA

Opportunity for an inventive mechanical designer with an entrepreneurial spirit. We are a project based engineering firm with an opening for a new member on our team. This individual will be a consultant in our group and will contribute mechanical design expertise across all company projects.

This member will need to develop new ideas in response to client needs, and bring those ideas to fruition. He or she will need the ability to communicate ideas clearly and to develop ideas in written form in order to land potential clients.

This individual must have at least 3 years experience in Solid Works and have experience designing and building mechanisms and automated systems.

Experience with precision assemblies and tolerancing and a background with optics is a plus. Must be a “Can-Do” individual with vision and the ability to bring that vision to reality.

Must have the ability to work independently and make own decisions, and manage projects and clients. This person will work with our expert team of engineers and physical scientists as a project contributor, but this is more than an individual contributor position. For an enterprising individual this is the opportunity to build a career with unlimited expansion potential.

Typical projects include:

  • Automated biosensor includes fluidics, laser, camera, digitizer relays and automated under PC control
  • Wave power generator with generator, gear train, pressure vessel, marine housing and seals
  • Cryocooled Spectrometer with Liquid nitrogen, optics mounts, thermal control, vacuum fittings and plumbing, electronics housing and control systems.
  • Laser trimmer, high power laser, Microscope, precision xy stage, relays and computer control.

Base salary plus profit sharing, 401k and health insurance.

Please send your resume to

Must be a US citizen with current or prior security clearance or must be eligible to obtain a clearance.

Commensurate with experience