Mechanical Engineer

at Waters Technologies Corporation in New Castle, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Mechanical Engineer
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US-DE-New Castle
Regular Full-Time


In the midst of a materials revolution innovation is moving forward at an unprecedented speed. Over the next decade the rapid advancement in materials will have a massive impact.
TA Instruments and Waters are working together to aid this advancement. Supporting a wide array of markets and measurements to meet the most demanding applications.
Our instrumentation unparalleled in performance, precision and versatility can help you move forward fast to become a key player in the development of these new materials.

No matter the market, no matter the material, no matter the application TA Instruments and Waters will be there creating tomorrow with the tools of today.
You will design and develop new measurement technologies for material characterization working with a multi-disciplinary team of scientists and engineers. In this role you will research, develop, design, test, evaluate, and document mechanical components, subassemblies, and systems, applying principles and techniques of mechanical engineering. 




Provide mechanical engineering solutions for developing the next generation of thermal and rheology instruments for material characterization
Provide innovative solutions to technical problems involving the design and development of scientific instruments
Conduct tests at component, subsystem, and system levels; analyze data to determine design feasibility and product performance
Support team efforts on designing sophisticated products using a strong systems mindset including hardware and software, identify and close all technical gaps throughout ideation and development lifecycle
Drive projects forward utilizing fast-prototyping and other iterative design methodologies, ensuring timelines and technical requirements are met
Accelerate design cycles by identifying, engaging, and managing suppliers and external partners while closely collaborating with internal cross-functional teams
Create and present project technical reports to peers and management
Drive full documentation of mechanical design including BOM, drawings, and procedures




BS in Mechanical Engineering with 5+ years experiences
MS in Mechanical Engineering is a plus with a focus on thermal and fluid sciences

Mechanical Engineering experience, particularly in mechanical systems design and development
Demonstrated knowledge and experience in the application of engineering fundamentals, theories, concepts, and procedures in product development
Proven innovation experiences in Engineering R&D, Engineering Mechanics, Materials Science, Test & Analysis
Experience in new product design and development from concept generation through product launch
Design for Manufacturability and Serviceability
Experience producing engineering drawings and Bills of Materials
Strong cross-functional and cross-site collaboration experience
Relevant industry and product experiences are preferred
Intellectual property (IP) generation, technical publication, conference presentation, and industrial collaboration experiences are highly valued

Experienced in theoretical and applied thermal & fluid engineering, engineering mechanics, and materials science
Working knowledge and design experience with heating and cooling systems ranging from sub-ambient temperature to >1000C
High precision engineering design experience, prefer familiarity with thermal and rheological measurement instruments
Familiarity with dynamic measurement of temperature, force, and displacement using various types of sensors operating under a wide range of environmental conditions
Ability to build and test prototypes per design; plan and conduct experiments, analyze results to validate designs
Mechanical design experience, both component and assembly level, using SolidWorks
Ability to effectively use both internal and external resources for detailed design, fabrication, and integration
Familiarity and experience on using/utilizing computational modeling (FEA, CFD software) on new product concept development
Skilled at analytical problem solving. Experience in Mathcad, MATLAB, Origin, and other commercial tools are preferred
Self-starter and results-oriented, able to meet objectives and timeline while applying sound problem solving and decision-making processes
Ability to deal with ambiguity and work effectively in a fast-paced work environment
Strong communication and interpersonal skills

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Waters Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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Job Posting: 975406

Posted On: May 21, 2022

Updated On: Jun 12, 2022