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Job Number: HR1148 — Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Category: Engineering

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Job Location: Hampton, VA


The mechanical engineer will develop and produce cost effective designs to customer or internal specifications within acceptable company guidelines (NPI Process) through the efficient use of resources. 


  • Design, design analyses, and development through production of Piezo and other sensor within the piezo and ultrasound product line. 
  • Prepare procedures and plans to test and evaluate products for design verification or product improvement. 
  • Initiate and lead new product development according to our NPI (New Product Development) process and support those until production release.  
  • Maintain liaison with other departments during all phases of the product design, development and manufacture. 
  • Prepare estimates of time, materials and costs for both engineering design and development and for manufacture 
  • Develop complete engineering documentation 
  • Provide technical direction to other departments 
  • Develop mathematical models and computer programs when required 


  • Good project management skills 
  • High level of broad based technical knowledge 
  • Good analytical skills  
  • Good written and oral communications skills, especially writing reports, manuals and procedures 
  • CAD Systems experience 
  • Ability to multitask is a must 


  • Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint 
  • Experience with solid modeling program such as Inventor, Solidworks, Pro-E 
  • FMEA modeling experience 
  • Project management software experience 
  • FEA / DFM / DOE 


  • Mechanical Engineering degree (BSME or MSME) 
  • Experience of project/program management in industries like Aerospace or Automotive (or industries which use similar quality systems) is strongly desired 
  • Ability to travel domestically and  internationally as required 
  • Must be a US citizen/US Person due to Export Controlled programs 
  • Direct experience in a volume production environment, product design and development of electromechanical products (such as but not restricted to) sensors/transducers is preferred.  

Measurement Specialties, Inc. offers a highly dynamic environment where people can make a difference.  We offer a competitive salary with a full comprehensive benefits package, including medical/dental/vision insurance and 401(k) with discretionary company match.   Measurement Specialties is an EOE/M/F/D/V   


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