Senior Mechanical Engineer - Irvine, CA 18-012

Company: Yaskawa Motoman Robotics

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Job Description LOCATION:  Irvine, California


Under minimalsupervision, works on assignments involving the origination, design, anddevelopment of new robotic systems and products and/or the modification andimprovement of existing designs.  Willhave an electrical focus.

ESSENTIALDUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Must be able touse multiple features of Yaskawa Motoman Epicor system including, but notlimited to, the Case Entry part number request, BOM, Purchasing and ProductionModule, and Engineering Modules.
  • Attend, originate and be responsible for internal and customer designreview meetings as necessary.
  • Must be able to perform advanced mechanical and/or electricalcalculations to verify the overall outcome of the design requirement/intent.
  • Must follow ISO procedures as the job requires and provide feedback toimprove our processes.
  • Able to understand and apply industry standards.
  • Travel required on frequent basis. Must have valid driver’s license and full coverage automobile insurance
  • Solve technical problems throughout project cycle, especially duringthe manufacturing and debug phases of the project.
  • Design and develop robotic and automated systems in accordance withapplicable customer specifications.
  • Will be assigned to several projects at one time.
  • Generate specifications that provide detailed build requirements forperipheral equipment such as tracks, positioners, weld fixtures, grippers, etc.
  • Provide documentation for final package.
  • Adhere to project schedule and budget requirements.

    To perform thisjob successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential dutysatisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of theknowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may bemade to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essentialfunctions.


    Bachelor ofScience degree and two to four years related experience. 



    SolidWorks, Automation and robotics experience is a plus.

    Good organizational skills, ability to solve problems, goodcommunication skills, and computer literate. Must be able to multi-task.

    Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals,professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.  Ability to write reports, businesscorrespondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions fromgroups and managers, clients, customers, and the general public. Ability toapply advanced mathematical concepts such as exponents, logarithms, quadraticequations, and permutations.  Ability toapply mathematical operations to such tasks as frequency distribution,determination of test reliability and validity, analysis of variance,correlation techniques, sampling theory, and factor analysis.

    Motomanis an EEO employer of minorities/females/disabled/veterans

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