Sr. Design Engineer

  • Schenectady, NY
  • $90,000 - $100,000
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A bit about us:

Jobot is working with one of our top clients in the Schenectady area looking to add a Sr. Mechanical Design Engineer to the team for a direct hire opportunity. As a Senior Mechanical Engineer, you will be instrumental in designing, developing, and optimizing innovative and exciting products.

Why join us?

  • Long Tenured Team
  • Flexible hours / Family first culture
  • Competitive benefits
  • Interesting Products to Design

Job Details


  • Lead the design and implementation of mechanical systems, products, and equipment.
  • Use CAD software, such as AutoCAD and Autodesk Inventor, to create detailed 3D designs.
  • Analyze mechanical systems, including finite element analysis for structural, fatigue, thermal, vibration, and acoustics.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to establish product specifications and production schedules.
  • Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Evaluate final product’s overall performance, reliability, and safety.
  • Alter and modify design to meet requirements and to eliminate malfunctions.
  • Estimate budget and scope of project.


  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a similar role within the manufacturing industry.
  • Proficient in design software, including AutoCAD and Autodesk Inventor.
  • Deep understanding of core concepts including mechanics, kinematics, thermodynamics, materials science.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to think critically.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Experience with product lifecycle management (PLM), finite element analysis (FEA), and computational fluid dynamics (CFD) a plus.
  • Ability to work well in teams and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and experience mentoring junior engineers.
  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to make sound judgement calls under pressure.
  • Knowledge of industry, engineering, math, and materials principles.
  • Familiarity with 2D or 3D engineering design and manufacturing tools.

If you are a passionate, experienced, and dedicated individual who is excited about joining a dynamic team, apply today!
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Job Details
Schenectady, NY
Job Type
$90,000 - $100,000