Senior Mechanical Design Engineer



1,001-5,000 employees

SSD storage solutions



Rancho Cordova, CA, USA

Required Skills
Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Design
Autodesk CFD
  • BS or MS in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering degree with 5-10 years of experience
  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience in at least three of the following areas: Designing for HVM processes, Drafting manufacturing drawings, Conducting and verifying assembly tolerance analysis, Thermal analysis using CFD tools, Thermal-Mechanical reliability analysis using FEA tools, Experience in generating experimental verification test plans, Efficient in creating project management plans, Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects, Demonstrated good verbal and written communications skills, Motivated, self-directed, and able to work effectively both independently and lead in a team
  • Minimum 3 years of experience of applying mechanics of materials, Heat Transfer, static and dynamic structural analysis to mechanical design, Experience working in manufacturing production units, Verifying manufactured parts quality and process, Experience working on Solder Joint Reliability of electronic packages, Product Data Management (PDM) tools
  • Collaborate with the PCB and manufacturing team to optimize component placement and SSD enclosures for high volume manufacturing (HVM)
  • Creatively applying technical know-how engineering fundamentals, analytical thinking against design constraints to develop and productize cost optimized SSD drives
  • Build proof-of-concept prototypes to perform Design-of-Experiments (DOE’s) and instrument prototypes for thermal and mechanical stress analysis to perform feasibility studies
  • Use HVM process knowledge to create design models in CAD software packages like SolidWorks
  • Analyze design for thermals using CFD tools like FloTherm and for thermal-mechanical reliability using FEA tools like ANSYS-Mechanical
  • Develop key relationships with internal design teams, outsourcing organization, and suppliers to plan comprehensive product strategies based on future technologies

Solidignm's mission is to break the barriers blocking advancements in storage technology that are critical to unlocking data's unlimited potential. By reinventing how data is stored, accessed, and put to work in new ways, they empower their customers and unlock data's ability to do good.

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Rancho Cordova, California



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