Full-Time

Prototype Mechanical Engineer – Early Career

HRL Laboratories

HRL Laboratories

501-1,000 employees

Advancing technology through pioneering physical science research.

Food & Agriculture
Hardware
Industrial & Manufacturing
Energy
Aerospace

$76530 - $93320

Bonus

Entry

Malibu, CA, USA

Required Skills
CAD
Python
Communications
MATLAB
SolidWorks
Requirements
  • Expertise with analysis and test of thermal, mechanical and electrical components.
  • General knowledge of applied material properties.
  • Creative problem solving and strong organizational skills.
  • Excellent communication skills; includes both oral and written.
  • Ability to work well in a team environment and work in a matrix organization.
  • Mechanical design with CAD tools (e.g. Solidworks)
  • Exposure to working in a cleanroom environment is a plus
  • Prior programming background (python, Matlab), electronics prototyping knowledge (Arduino, National Instruments) or finite element analysis (COMSOL, Abaqus) is a plus
Responsibilities
  • Fabricate samples for materials testing and component evaluation
  • Prepare feedstock materials for additive manufacturing
  • Test prototypes and characterize materials
  • Work with the team to design prototype demonstrations, as well as fixturing and test systems to test material behavior and components in relevant environments
  • Find and engage vendors, and work with machine shop
  • Summarize findings in written reports and oral presentations

Company Stage

Grant

Total Funding

$2M

Headquarters

Malibu, California

Founded

1997

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

20%

2 year growth

35%