Setra Systems is looking for a highly motivated individual who thrives on continuous
improvement in a lean manufacturing environment. Setra is proud to be part of the Danaher
Sensors and Controls Group. We look forward to adding a new team member.
Senior Vacuum Transducer Product Development Engineer
The person who fills this positon will contribute to Setra’s growth through design and
development of new products. He/She must be considered an expert in a field related to
electromechanical systems, high vacuum systems, and materials science. The right person to
fill this position will be highly team oriented in finding creative root-cause solutions, and
is self-directed in the tactical execution of complex tasks and objectives.
· Developing successful new products.
· Designing products for manufacturability.
· Understanding the needs of customers and applications and designing to detailed
· Applying advanced principles and techniques to accomplish the goals and objectives
of the department.
· Conducting simulation and analyses for design optimization.
· Evaluating products, parts, or processes for reliability, performance and cost
· Developing test strategies and systems to evaluate products, components and
assemblies to design specifications.
· Detailed reports, work instructions, procedures and summaries.
· Providing technical leadership to other engineers and technicians.
Mechanical Engineering degree or Physica degree with mechanical bias. MS degree preferred.
8+ years experience in a related field.
Working knowledge in Materials Science/Strength of materials
Hands on / team oriented
Passion to deliver break through technology solutions
Working knowledge of High Vacuum Systems and design
Experience with various test and measurement devices
Knowledge of assembly methods including welding, glass fustion and brazing
Instrumentation/ capacitive based sensor design experience
Data driven/ statistical analysis skills
Project management skills
Six Sigma experience, DOE tools knowledge
Customer interface skills
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Setra is an Equal Opportunity Employer