Sr Specialist – Computer-Aided Design (CAD)


Description: Job Title: Sr Specialist – Computer-Aided Design (CAD)Job Code: AS20212203-58478Job Location: San Leandro, CAJob Description:Working with scientists and engineers, the candidate will lead or assist in the mechanical design, fabrication/procurement, assembly, testing, and field installation of one-off Pulse Power equipment and systems for DoD and DOE customers. The ideal candidate shall be able to apply advanced knowledge, skills, past experience, and working knowledge of related disciplines to solve a wide range of complex electromechanical design challenges for high-value/high-impact projects. One a day-to-day basis, the Senior Designer utilizes CAD software to create assembly and part drawings to convey design intent ranging from initial concepts to complete detailed fabrication drawing packages. Once drawings are completed, the Senior Designer is expected to follow the design through procurement and manufacturing, including providing guidance to L3Harris assembly technicians and supporting the resolution of any design/drawing issues that arise. Candidate will report to a project manager, staff engineer, or physicist on a daily basis but should be able to work independently with minimal guidance and be able to develop general conceptual designs into completed equipment, assemblies, etc. to meet engineering requirements.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Create and modify 3D CAD models and 2D drawings in Pro/Engineer to support project requirementsUtilize Siemens Teamcenter PLM software for drawing configuration controlDocument designs and release new drawings and drawing revisions utilizing the company’s ISO-accredited document control processWork with engineers, scientists, technicians, and procurement staff to realize designs as deliverable hardware and assembliesPerform all work to company standards and in accordance with security protocolsPrepare and submit progress reports to PM or other manager describing work performed9/80 work schedule – flexible start time between 7:30 – 8:30AM – overtime is possibleAbility to obtain and maintain a DoD secuirty clearanceQUALIFICATIONS:Minimum 10+ years of experience with PTC Creo and/or Pro/Engineer requiredComfortable with PLM software (Siemens Teamcenter preferred)Experience with drawing creation, modification, and review/release within an ISO quality systemExperience designing physically large parts and assemblies with thousands of parts requiredTrained in GD&T and dimensioning per ASME Y14.5Past experience designing large weldments preferredFamiliarity with mechanical and structural analysis of complex assemblies is a plusTheoretical understanding and practical application of one or a combination of the following: electronic, electro-mechanical or mechanical disciplines. Experience with high voltage and/or high vacuum systems and water/oil tank design is a plusExperience with the design of linear accelerators or other large-scale high voltage, high current equipment desirableAble to use MS Office products (Outlook, Word, Excel)Professional Engineer qualification is a plus