Mechanical Test Engineer

Lisle, IL

Posted: 12/16/2022 Employment Type: Direct Hire Job Number: 5019 Pay Rate: 80,000

Job Description

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Mechanical Test Engineer - $85,000 +/- BOE


This is a Direct Hire role.

What You Will Do In Your Role

  • Read and challenge test plans to evaluate performance and reliability of electronic components, connector solutions, and materials under exposure to mechanical conditions
  • Execute test plans and tasks involving various mechanical tests in accordance with industry, customer, and/or internal specification
  • Collaborate with technicians, project leaders, management, and Product Engineering on test status, issues, recommendations, etc.
  • Operate vibration/shock test equipment and automated mechanical force test equipment.
  • Assist in design of mechanical fixtures to be utilized in vibration and shock testing with an emphasis on fixture dynamics
  • Perform various mechanical tests including, but not limited to: Vibration, Mechanical Shock, HALT / HASS
  • Complete product evaluation and performance analysis using test results and advanced statistical analysis
  • Develop, modify, and maintain Standard Operating Procedures to ensure repeatable and reproducible test methods/results
  • Troubleshooting and root cause failure analysis
  • Work closely with various project leaders to ensure efficient and timely project deliverables to customers

The Experience You Will Bring


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Technology, Physics,or Engineering Science
  • 3+ years’ work experience in a laboratory environment for related field
  • Experience with electrodynamic vibration/mechanical shock test systems
  • Possess critical thinking and analytical ability to develop conclusions from complex data including multiple interactions.
  • Good interpersonal skills to work with others effectively including global contact
  • Ability to manage time and workload to meet project deadlines

What Will Put You Ahead

  • Experience with force test equipment, load frames, and load cells
  • Experience with Mechanical Cycle Testing (Linear and/or Cable Flex)
  • Various Mechanical Tasks Including:
    • Connector Mate/Unmate
    • Terminal Insertion/Extraction
    • Normal Force
    • Durability
    • Cable Pull

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