ISS, Inc Mechanical Engineer in Severn, Maryland

ecurity clearance

MECHANICAL ENGINEER

Columbia, MD

US Citizenship Required

Fourth Dimension Engineering in Columbia, Maryland is seeking a talented and experienced Mechanical Engineer to join a small, fast-paced team designing, developing, integrating and testing complex real-time embedded hardware and software systems.

The successful candidate will have experience in the following areas:

Designing and drafting utilizing 3D computer-aided design (CAD) (i.e. Solidworks)

Electronic and/or microelectronic packaging design; Thermal Design/ Analysis; Develop test plans & procedures for mechanical & electronic components/systems

Manufacturing process development, tool design, and equipment set-up/operation to support prototype and/or high volume production builds

Researching, qualifying and adapting new microelectronics packaging and assembly techniques

Conducting and documenting engineering trade studies, analyses and tests.

Collaborating with and training highly-skilled manufacturing technicians, assembly operators and engineers within a team setting

Development, validation and optimization of thermal and structural finite element analysis (FEA) models (i.e. CFdesign)

Engineering statistics background – Statistical Process Control (SPC), Design of Experiments (DOE)

Failure analysis background – preferred, not required

Troubleshooting and resolving equipment problems – preferred, not required

Hands-on fabrication, assembly and test of 1st article engineering prototypes – preferred, not required

Experience with machine shop equipment such as manual or CNC mills, manual lathes, drill presses, band saws, shears and experience with molding, casting, or vacuum casting – preeferred, not required

Familiarity with microelectronic assembly techniques – preferred, not required

Surface Mount Technology (SMT) – solder paste dispense, component pick and place, reflow, underfill, inspection

Hybrid – wafer processing (dice, backgrind, sort, inspect), die attach, wire bonding, flip chip, dam & fill, transfer molding, balling, lidding, laser/ink marking, inspection

We are looking for a self-motivated individual who can operate in a less structured, free thinking environment, but who can also contribute to and support overall team success.

Position requirements:

• Bachelor/Master degree from an accredited college or university in Mechanical, Microelectronics, Manufacturing, Materials, Electrical Engineering, Physics or equivalent

• At least 7 years of engineering experience in a similar position.

• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

• Strong organizational skills and multitasking abilities.

• Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to prepare written requirements and specifications.

If you meet the requirements above and are interested in joining a high-performance development team, APPLY NOW!

Structural Design/ Analysis; Manufacturing Process Development – Vacuum Lamination, Metal Fabrication Outsourcing (weldments, machined components); Reliability & Failure Analysis (Thermal, Structural)

Req #: 2740

Security Clearance: Eligible

Location: Severn, MD

External Company Name: ISS, Inc.

External Company URL: http://www.issinc.com

Job Description: MECHANICAL ENGINEER Columbia, MD US Citizenship Required

Fourth Dimension Engineering in Columbia, Maryland is seeking a talented and experienced Mechanical Engineer to join a small, fast-paced team designing, developing, integrating and testing complex real-time embedded hardware and software systems. The successful candidate will have experience in the following areas: Designing and drafting utilizing 3D computer-aided design (CAD) (i.e. Solidworks) Electronic and/or microelectronic packaging design; Thermal Design/ Analysis; Develop test plans & procedures for mechanical & electronic components/systems Manufacturing process development, tool design, and equipment set-up/operation to support prototype and/or high volume production builds Researching, qualifying and adapting new microelectronics packaging and assembly techniques Conducting and documenting engineering trade studies, analyses and tests. Collaborating with and training highly-skilled manufacturing technicians, assembly operators and engineers within a team setting Development, validation and optimization of thermal and structural finite element analysis (FEA) models (i.e. CFdesign) Engineering statistics background – Statistical Process Control (SPC), Design of Experiments (DOE) Failure analysis background – preferred, not required Troubleshooting and resolving equipment problems – preferred, not required Hands-on fabrication, assembly and test of 1st article engineering prototypes – preferred, not required Experience with machine shop equipment such as manual or CNC mills, manual lathes, drill presses, band saws, shears and experience with molding, casting, or vacuum casting – preeferred, not required Familiarity with microelectronic assembly techniques – preferred, not required Surface Mount Technology (SMT) – solder paste dispense, component pick and place, reflow, underfill, inspection Hybrid – wafer processing (dice, backgrind, sort, inspect), die attach, wire bonding, flip chip, dam & fill, transfer molding, balling, lidding, laser/ink marking, inspection

We are looking for a self-motivated individual who can operate in a less structured, free thinking environment, but who can also contribute to and support overall team success.

Required Skills: Position requirements: • Bachelor/Master degree from an accredited college or university in Mechanical, Microelectronics, Manufacturing, Materials, Electrical Engineering, Physics or equivalent • At least 7 years of engineering experience in a similar position. • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. • Strong organizational skills and multitasking abilities. • Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to prepare written requirements and specifications.

If you meet the requirements above and are interested in joining a high-performance development team, APPLY NOW!

Desired Skills: Structural Design/ Analysis; Manufacturing Process Development – Vacuum Lamination, Metal Fabrication Outsourcing (weldments, machined components); Reliability & Failure Analysis (Thermal, Structural)