Mechanical Engineer in Beaverton, OR

  • Title: Mechanical Engineer
  • Code: RCI-17088256
  • Location: Beaverton, OR 97005
  • Posted Date: 10/04/2022
  • Duration: 12 Months
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  Job Description


For a top candidate, The manager would extend some more flexibility than the current 3-2 schedule for FTE’s.

However, on-campus time is part of the requirement.

Priority will be given to candidates that support the 3-2 schedule.

Top 3 Skills

  • CAD Design (3D & 2D)
  • Design for Manufacture/Manufacturing Engineering New Product Introduction (NPI) Processes

Job Description

  • Work Schedule The role will interact with our Asia Operations team in Hong Kong.
  • Regular weekly contact with the Asia Operations team & factory partners in Greater China is part of the job. I will extend flexibility in working hours to compensate for this.
  • Time Zone There needs to be a reasonable overlap with PST.
  • Please see the note regarding preference for 3-2 schedule.


  • We are looking for a driven, dynamic Senior Mechanical Engineer to join our Sustaining & Manufacturing Engineering Team.
  • This role is responsible for optimizing of the mechanical design of innovative, electromechanical products that help make athletes better.
  • The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of the wearable consumer electronics product life cycle as well as relevant manufacturing processes.
  • They will directly contribute to supporting the production of Client’s wearable electronics products and be key team member in the creationour next generation products.


  • Serve as a mechanical & manufacturing engineering resource for the Sustaining & Manufacturing Engineering Team to enable inline product creation and mass production.
  • Use concept sketches, engineering design/ideas, rapid prototypes, and other communication methods to assure clear understanding of technological capabilities and limitations of mechanical systems and manufacturing methods.
  • Use CAD and other tools to simulate engineering structure, materials, and product designs. 
  • Provides manufacturing engineering support for new product development in prototype phases.
  • Drives collaboration between engineering, design, and manufacturing teams.
  • Works directly with the Development Engineering team providing a design for manufacturing perspective in new product design.
  • Leads the evaluation and selection process of new and novel manufacturing methods
  • Assists in transition of manufacturing processes to Asia based contract manufacturing partners
  • Executes on sustaining engineering activities for mass production products.
  • Facilitates inline product expansion opportunities through design optimization, cost-down exercises, and component second sourcing.
  • Creates & implements design changes supporting new features/product updates for mass production products
  • Creates & implements product design improvements for cost, quality and supply chain risk reduction
  • Partners with team members in the development of functional & reliability test plans/reports
  • Create specifications and quotation documentation in order to lead external professional services firms (domestic and international) and factories to create prototypes, proofs-of-concept, and product concepts for the product development team. 


  • You will report to the Director of Manufacturing &Sustaining Engineering for Client Smart Systems.  Your peers are project and discipline individual contributors across Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Firmware Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, and Sustaining Engineering.
  • You will regularly interface with resources and leaders within Design, Reliability Engineering, Program Management, Operations, and Manufacturing. 
  • You will also collaborate across the broader Innovation organization, including Footwear Innovation, Apparel Innovation, Materials Innovation, Cushioning Innovation, and the Client Sports Research Lab. 
  • Additionally, you will have the opportunity to collaborate globally with engineering partners and contract manufacturing teams. 


  • Master's or Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or related technical field.
  • Minimum 5 years of work experience in mechanical design and product development.
  • 2+ years of Mechanical engineering experience with wearable consumer electronics or medical devices is highly preferred. 
  • Experience implementing new manufacturing methods in a high volume manufacturing environment is required
  • Experience working with high volume manufacturing facilities in Asia required
  • Proficiency in parametric modeling software (e.g. SolidWorks) required.
  • Proficiency in Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerance (GD&T) best practices, tolerances stacks, and metrology techniques is required.
  • End-to-End expertise in industry standard product development processes to create high-volume products including new-product-introduction (NPI), Sustaining/Value Engineering, and End of Life phases.
  • Experience in formal problem solving metholodogies (e.g. 8D, Fishbone diagrams, Shanin) required
  • Proficiency in DFLSS/DMAIC best practices and implementation is highly preferred.
  • High-level understanding of adjacent technical disciplines (Industrial Design, Systems Engineering and Electrical Engineering) required.
  • Excellent creativity, communication, presentation, problem solving, and time-management skills are required.
  • Ability to travel up to 20% of the time, including international travel.
  • Available for occasional late afternoon/evening conference calls.
  • Experience working in sporting goods industry is a plus

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