Senior Mechanical Engineer


About this role

About this role

We are currently hiring a Senior Mechanical Engineer for our client who is a global medical aesthetic technology leader. This role will report directly to the Hardware Engineer Manager and be based in San Jose, California. The successful candidate will be responsible for creating new applications and features for highly sophisticated medical devices. The Senior Mechanical Engineer will be working with mechanical component design, mechanisms, sensors and actuators integration, and robotics. This is an exciting permanent opportunity for someone looking to join a growing team, take on new challenges in a fast-paced environment, and apply their technical knowledge to innovate in a collaborative environment.

  • Plan, conceptualize, and create mechanical designs for new products, applications, and features.
  • Conducting experiments and evaluations to improve and innovate product designs.
  • Design, document and release parts, assemblies, and fixtures for novel medical system.
  • Work on iterate design concepts and mechanisms by rapid prototyping (machining, 3D printing).
  • Integrate industrial design, select materials.
  • Ensure products meet compliance regulations.
  • Break down concept and large/complex problems into achievable and measurable tasks.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field.
  • 8+ years of relevant industry experience designing mechanical parts.
  • Medical device experience is an asset as is robotics experience.
  • Experience with SolidWorks design.
  • Experience with lathes, mills, 3d printers, and manual tools
  • Experience with rapid prototyping, including additive technologies, rapid tooling, injection molding etc.
  • Robotics, mechatronics, or mechanisms experience is an asset.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical
  • individuals and to work in a fast paced, high quality, iterative projects.
  • Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment; able to prioritize work and meet tight deadline.
  • Strong understanding of Microsoft Office tools such as MS Word, Excel, Outlook.



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Application process


We carefully review your application and in the coming weeks, you will be notified for an interview session if you are selected. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 7 days.


After being shortlisted, you will be contacted via email or telephone to arrange for a date on your availability for the qualification interview.


During the interview, you will be assessed on your level of experience and skills, work history, availability, and the qualifications the company is seeking for the position.


After successfully making through the phone interview, a face to face interview will be scheduled between the candidate and recruiter. This session can be a more in-depth interview to review your communication and interpersonal skills.


Submission of candidates resume for client’s approval and screening.

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  • Motivation Letter (optional)
  • Resume
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Chris Kapusta
Brunel Canada - Calgary

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