Sr. Mechanical Design Engineer - Hillsboro, Oregon

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  • Boardman,OR United States
  • Feb 14, 2020
Full time

Job Description


The Senior Mechanical Design Engineer is responsible for designing vacuum systems based around Edwards Vacuum pumps and abatement equipment used in the semi-conductor, high vacuum and industrial markets. The Designer will work with direction from the Lead Engineer and will interact with other Mechanical and Electrical Engineers as well as Planning, Purchasing, Manufacturing and Customer Facing personnel. Designs can include frames, pipe work, water management, gas management, temperature management and control systems. The designs are created in Inventor 3D with required drawings based on 3D model.


Lead the design process for assigned projects. Run the gate reviews and document the results.

  • Review and understand the provided design specification.
  • Create 3D models using Inventor.
  • Create all required general arrangement, installation, part, and other required drawings using Autocad Inventor based on the 3D model.
  • Responsible for all appropriate calculations (stress, deflection, water and gas flow) for the design.
  • Lead the communication with Planning, Electrical Engineering, and Customer Facing personnel through out design process including design reviews.
  • Create BOM and Routings for the design in Mapics.
  • Work with manufacturing to ensure manufacturability of the design.
  • Document design including the Technical Construction File (TCF).
  • Review and update design through 1st Time Build process.
  • Update designs for Engineering Changes (ECR) as required.
  • Ensure sign-off and completion of the Safety Review

  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field; or Associates in Engineering with 5 years of relevant experience.
  • Significant Experience working with Inventor design software.
  • Experience working in AutoCAD Inventor design software or Catia.
  • Capable and experienced in designing mechanical systems.
  • Comfortable working with Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Experience with SAP a plus but not required.
  • About Edwards

    Edwards is a leading developer and manufacturer of sophisticated vacuum products, exhaust management systems and related value-added services. Edwards solutions are integral to manufacturing processes for semiconductors, flat panel displays, LEDs and solar cells. They are also used within an increasingly diverse range of industrial processes including power, glass and other coating applications; steel and other metallurgy; pharmaceutical and chemical; and for scientific instruments in a wide range of R&D applications.

    Edwards has over 4,000 employees worldwide engaged in the design, manufacture and support of high technology vacuum and exhaust management equipment. Edwards has state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Europe, Asia and North America.

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