Accomplish mechanical and thermal design of assigned projects and provide technical leadership for this engineering done at Infinera. Projects will include development of production products, research into new technologies, sustaining engineering on existing products, and engineering related to other mechanical activities within the company.
a) Contribute to the definition of product features taking into account mechanical/electrical/thermal tradeoffs, customer needs and company goals.
b) Research, define, design, and test parts to implement these features.
c) Create products using sound technical judgment in all areas.
d) Complete tasks with minimal redesign, paying close attention to detail.
e) Conduct analysis of tolerance, stress, and thermal parameters as required.
f) Develop design objectives and schedules. Work actively to achieve them.
g) Create and/or have created prototypes of the mechanical parts.
h) Work with Manufacturing, Purchasing and suppliers directly to establish sources for all parts and assemblies.
I) Complete mechanical and thermal DVT of own projects as well as help others when needed
j) Create high quality documentation of all parts and assemblies.
k) Follow through and energetically support introduction of new designs to production.
2) TEAM CONTRIBUTION / COMMUNICATION
a) Organize the efforts and enlist the support of the other related areas of the company and outside services.
b) Keep all appropriate persons informed of project status at all times.
c) Exhibit flexibility in accomplishing a wide breadth of assignments.
d) “Mentor” less experienced engineers or persons both technically and procedurally.
e) Work from product concept to production with minimal supervision.
a) Invent creative new ideas, which have value either directly to the product under development or to the company in general.
PERFORMANCE MEASURES (For the above major responsibilities)
a) Demonstration of a good grasp of customer needs for a given product.
b) Knowledge of the technical tradeoffs of product development.
c) Meeting of design objectives (cost, reliability, performance, etc.)
d) Meeting of schedules.
e) Manufacturability of designs.
f) Quantity and difficulty of parts designed in a given time.
g) Appropriate number of prototype iterations required to complete a design.
h) Smooth transition of products into production.
2) TEAM CONTRIBUTION/COMMUNICATION
a) Effective, on-time accomplishment of tasks by the other related functions.
b) Continuous cross functional feedback.
c) Cross functional clarity on project status.
d) Variety of tasks accomplished.
e) Recognition as an “authority” in one or more areas.
a) Number of novel ideas.
b) Good judgment relating to time management of total workload.
c) Follow through on ideas.
d) Subprojects/projects spawned from these ideas.
BSME, MSME preferred.
2) Minimum of 10 years’ experience in design of internal and external fiber management, injection molded plastics, sheet metal, card cages and electromechanical assemblies.
3) Minimum of 5 years’ experience in thermal design of high powered densely packed circuit packs
4) Design emphasis on fiber management
5) Experience with tolerance analyses, shock and vibration testing, and thermal parameters
6) Thermal modeling experience using FloTherm
7) Solid modeling experience using CREO.
8) Expertise in acoustic attenuation a plus.
9) Expertise in strength of materials and materials selection a plus.
10) Minimum of 3 years’ experience in the design of telecom networking products required.
11) Familiarity with NEBS, ETSI, ANSI requirements required.
12) Fluent in written and verbal English.
Internal Number: 2021246
Infinera is the global supplier of innovative networking solutions. Our customers include the leading service providers, data center operators, internet content providers (ICPs), cable operators, enterprises, and government agencies worldwide, including 9 of the top 10 Tier 1 service providers and 6 of the top 7 ICPs. We design, develop and deliver hardware and software for fiber-based connectivity solutions that span access, aggregation, metro, long haul, and submarine network. Our industry-leading, trendsetting edge-to-core solutions provide the foundation for many of the world’s largest and most demanding networks that generate billions in service revenue for our customers.
Imagine being part of a team that is fundamentally changing the way people communicate, the way they collaborate, the way they watch TV and explore the universe through the internet. Utilizing our uniquely differentiated technology, we have created an Intelligent Transport Network with more speed, capacity and scalability than ever before. Imagine a world with unlimited bandwidth. The network of tomorrow will allow for content and creativity limited only by the imaginations of its users.
If this is some...thing that interests you, that excites you, come take a look at a team not bound by large company obstacles and bureaucracy, where an idea today can be set in motion tomorrow. Come take a look at Infinera!