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Naperville Illinois - 80-100K + Bonus Full Time Posted: Friday, 9 November 2018
Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

Prestigious Fortune 500 Company is currently seeking an Applications and Costing Engineer with strong AutoCAD and/or Siemens NX experience.

Candidate will develop design concepts for custom user interface solutions, and will assess design requirements and provide accurate cost estimates and technical documentation for customer proposals.


Gather and understand customer needs and technical requirements.
Determine product construction to best meet the needs of the customer and Company guidelines.
Create preliminary mechanical concepts with 2D and 3D representations using AutoCAD and NX.
Select materials for mechanical components.
Estimate material, labor, prototype, and tooling costs, and estimate lead times.
Work with electrical engineers to incorporate circuit schematics and electronic component selections.
Work with vendors and other sourcing engineers to optimize product designs.
Provide effective concept documentation to Business Development Managers to aid quotations and customer proposals.
Maintain accurate records of opportunities, technical requirements, received quotes, projects, contacts, and correspondence in company approved databases.
Develop and maintain an expert level of knowledge related to product fabrication capabilities and use that knowledge to produce manufacturable designs.
Resolve customer issues in a manner that is consistent with the company mission, values, and financial objectives.
Maintain professional business relationships with internal and external contacts. Perform technical training and knowledge sharing to others as required.


Bachelors' Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field (eg, Engineering Technology, General Engineering).
5+ years' experience with mechanical design using AutoCAD and 3D modelling software, preferably NX.
2+ years' business-to-business customer-facing experience.

Preferred Skills:

2+ years' experience with product proposals and cost estimation.
1+ years' experience as a Field Application Engineer in the field of printed electronics or Embedded systems.
1+ years' experience with printed electronics, user interface technologies, membrane Switches, RF antenna designs, flexible printed circuit fabrication, and screen printing of electrical circuits.

Naperville Illinois, United States of America
IT, Engineering
80-100K + Bonus
Craig Johnson 
11/9/2018 2:17:59 PM

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