ConSol Partners CAD Design Engineer in United States

The Company

A leading actuator and valve company.


– Fast-paced training on technology basics, functionality and design requirements

– Given schematics and existing design blueprint (in Catia V5), continue hardware design for our client’s actuator under direct supervision

– Pneumatics, Hydraulics, Electronics (Basic Packaging with PCB and Solenoids)

– Maintain feedback loop with internal simulation team to ensure that design meets performance targets

– Actively iterate with electronics team to find best packaging for integrated electronics board

– Play active role in regular design reviews with both hardware and electronics teams

– Create drawings and hold reviews to maintain acceptable tolerances, materials and processes

– With support, design test rigs and assembly tools to ensure quality of final product

– Maintain full bill of materials for all developed components

– Approved actuator design files (3D + 2D) in Solidworks or Catia V5 environment

– Approved design for assembly tools and assembly procedure documentation

– Approved design for subassembly and assembly test rigs

– Single actuator test rig modification

– Cylinder head test rig modification (to be determined)

– Approved bill of materials

The Candidate

– Undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering or similar

– Advanced fluency in CAD design software (Catia V5 or Solidworks 2019)

– 5+ years of experience in small-scale hardware design and assembly (0.001 to 0.5mm tolerance range)

– Some experience with electronics hardware design (molded plastics, housings, etc)

– High level of background knowledge of machining processes and tolerances

– Some experience with production-based design for integrated hardware + electronics components

– Thrive with large degrees of freedom, responsibility and accountability

– Strong initiative towards organization and documentation

– Fluent in English with good communication skills

Preferred Skills and Experience:

– 8+ years of relevant experience

– Experience with precision hydraulics design

– High level of experience in production design of integrated hardware + electronics components

– 1-3 years of experience in small (<10), focused technical team

ConSol Partners

We are a leading consultancy in the niche IT sector. We work with companies ranging from small start-ups to multinational conglomerates on both permanent and freelance positions.

ConSol Partners focus only on niche markets to give unrivalled access to our extensive network of highly skilled candidates so we can delivery only the highest quality to our clients.

Founded in 2008, ConSol Partners are one of the world’s leading technology recruitment brands with headquarters in the City of London and international offices in Los Angeles & Boston. ConSol Partners provide permanent and contract recruitment solutions to FTSE & Fortune 500 companies, global brands and start-ups across the internet supply chain of Communications, Cloud and Digital.

Salary: £35.10 - 52.70 per hour

Consultant: communications