Design Engineer in Philadelphia, PA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/5/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  855339

APEX Systems is seeking a Design Engineer for a well known telecommunications client in Philadelphia, PA. For consideration please send your most updated word resume to Infrastructure Recruiter, Jayme Polito, at 


  • Responsible for design, development, implementation, and analysis of technical products and systems.
  • Performs engineering design evaluations.
  • May develop a range of products.
  • Recommends alterations to development and design to improve quality of products and/or procedures.
  • Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.
  • Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. 
  • May require a bachelor's degree in engineering and at least 8+ years of experience in the field or in a related area.

Job Descriptions :

  • Collaborate with industrial designers and electrical engineers to balance product form, size, colors, features, performance, and usability against product requirements. 
  • Mechanical planning, concept, design, modeling, analysis/simulation.
  • Prototype to prove fit, form & function.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes for both rapid and mass production.
  • Improve product design fit, form & function to accelerate release to market.
  • Create detailed GD&T/ASME production drawings of thin wall plastic, metal, rubber parts and assemblies.
  • Model electronic enclosure containing PCB, board-level shields, and other assemblies mounted to hardware chassis.
  • Simulate/analyze load limits (stress/displacement) of critical assembly features.
  • Simulate/analyze thermal performance of electrical devices.
  • Review specifications, test plans, procedures to support evaluation development, test, and qualification.
  • Communicate progress, threats/risks, solutions/mitigation, and produce a plan of action for design challenges.
  • Mechanical and/or Electrical CAD Experience (SolidWorks preferred) .
  • Thermal modeling for electronics (6SigmaET preferred).

Related: RFI, EMI, EMC, Shields, LCD, Display, Lithium-ion battery, Input keypad, Acoustic gasket, PCB assembly, Injection molding, Over molding, Co molding, In molding, Film insert molding, Part decoration, Resins, Pigment additives, Metallization, Plating, Texturing, Joining, Component placement, Plating, Coating, Painting, Screen printing, Metal forming, Wireless communications device, 3D Printing, Laser Cutting, CNC, Solid Modeling, Physical Modeling, Thermal Modeling, Consumer Electronics, Hardware development, Manufacturing Electronics.









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