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Senior Mechanical Engineers design a wide range of components and machines and handle various stages of product development, from research to commissioning. Typical resume examples for Senior Mechanical Engineers showcase responsibilities such as developing projects, installing and maintaining equipment, optimizing production processes, conducting tests, and coordinating junior engineers and technicians. Based on the most successful resume samples, these experts should demonstrate mechanical engineering expertise, leadership, organizational skills, communication, teamwork, and computer proficiency. A Master's Degree in a relevant field is often required for this job.

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Senior Mechanical Engineer

  • Managed a team of engineers and technicians effectively through day-to-day activities across three sites.
  • Implemented a process to insure cost effectiveness of repairs based on contract and schedule requirements, resulting in a $750k cost savings.
  • Successfully managed new designs and engineering changes through the Change and Engineering Review Boards. Utilized analytical and persuasive skills to insure mission critical changes were flight worthy.
  • Developed bid proposals for new international sales by developing clear and concise requirements resulting in 20% new business for the program.
  • Improved factory efficiency by creating test plans for newly returned items, resulting in a 40% increased workflow.
  • Introduced design improvements to existing components resulting in a reduction of discrepant material.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
MS
Mechanical Engineering
2

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Manufacturing support, testing and R&D of optical disc repair machines.

  • Designed and developed next generation disc repair machines. Obtained Patent for very innovative design.
  • Increased production output of model 747 by 23% by implementing Lean Manufacturing principles.
  • Developed a tuning device that reduced assembly time by 25% per existing machine.
  • Supervised and trained employees in the manufacturing department.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
MS
Master of Science
3

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Manufacturing support, testing and R&D of optical disc repair machines.

  • Designed and developed next generation disc repair machines. Obtained Patent for very innovative design.
  • Increased production output of model 747 by 23% by implementing Lean Manufacturing principles.
  • Developed a tuning device that reduced assembly time by 25% per existing machine.
  • Supervised and trained employees in the manufacturing department.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Russia
MS
Russia
4

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Significant contributor to the conceptual mechanical design of ultra-high capacity, gigabit wireless product.

  • Lead mechanical engineer responsible for packaging E-Band antenna/radio, PCBs and cabling.
  • Developed an efficient PCB heat sink design which eliminated the need for cooling fans.
  • Championed the transition of several product sub-assemblies from concept to production.
  • Improved product test fixture quality and throughput by designing robust and high quality hardware.
  • Reduced the cost and weight by 40% of a gigabit wireless product mount using modal analysis.
  • Increased manufacturing efficiency by replacing standard O-ring grooves with dovetail grooves.
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
AS
Mechanical Design
5

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Responsible for generating and supervising of standard discipline deliverables for various mechanical systems and infrastructures for the safe operation and shut downs at Plutonium Finishing Plant and N-Reactor facilities. Perform cost analysis and monitor budgets for the seismic upgrades of N-Reactor.

  • Developed baseline drawings to ensure the plant safety configuration
  • Conducted pre-job safety meetings, participated in assessing advance job hazard analysis (AJHA), provided inputs for criticality prevention specifications
  • Reviewed and approved facility configuration control drawings and design change notices
  • Managed a design engineering group at Plutonium Finishing Plant
  • Won a safety award for stopping an unsafe and malfunctioning plant instrument air dryer which was causing extensive damage to sensitive plant instrumentation. Observed and notified management for a major corrective action
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
24
years
at this job
Bsme
6

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Within a large company environment, developed and maintained designs to meet all product cost, performance and production requirements utilizing Pro/E. Coordinated cross functional actions to execute tasks on-time and within budget to meet project schedule and cost plans. Identified and communicated product technical, cost and schedule risks to project and functional management. Generated objective evidence to verify compliance with product requirements.

  • Identified, planned and implemented electro-mechanical affordability options, including die castings. This led to a 10% cost reduction.
  • Collaborated with material experts and mechanical team to meet cutting-edge technological challenges with innovative product and prototype solutions. Received team achievement award for project contributions.
  • Championed engineering documentation release for lead engineers during design verification and qualification phases of new product development.
  • Conducted acceptance testing to verify hardware requirement compliance.
  • Delivered presentations to internal program leads, resulting in multiple on-time deliveries of developmental hardware by vendors to internal customers.
  • Designed components for injection molding, preventing high machining costs and potential performance issues.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
MBA
Business Administration
7

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Performed as head machine design engineer, in an ISO 9001:2000 certified company that produced OEM pharmaceutical and biotech filling machines. Conceptualized, designed, and improved upon all product lines which the company produced.

  • Constructed machine shop fabrication prints, including tasks such as production assembly drawings, using ANSI/ISO standardized formats.
  • Provided project development plans to the end customer.
  • Performed validation runs with customers using FAT, IQ/OQ documents and demonstrated how the designs conform to FDA/EU standards.
  • Created and maintained the engineering spares department, a company revenue source of 35%.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
8

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Designed print carriage with ink delivery system for new high speed, high resolution printer.

  • Redesigned printhead cleaning system for 2 meter and 3 meter printers, with substantial reduction in parts cost as well as increased ease of assembly.
  • Designed printhead cleaning system for next generation of high speed, rigid media printers.
  • Designed belt tensioning system to improve tracking of media through the machine.
  • Redesigned all external machine covers to achieve the next generation styling of Vutek printers. This redesign incorporated extensive use of thermoformed plastic parts, as well as hidden fasteners so that no hardware was visible from the outside of the machine.
  • Designed an extruded, multi-position fence for sale on new machines, and for retrofit on old machines.
  • Participated in most mechanical design reviews for all Vutek products.
Candidate Info
30
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Philosophy And Psychology
BS
Mechanical Engineering
9

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Responsible for concept and detailed engineering, field testing and supervision/inspection of steel and rubber component fabrication for float-over hardware utilized in offshore platform installations.

  • Designed float-over hardware equipment to meet particular requirements for multiple clients in accordance with ASTM and API structural steel codes using SOLIDWORKS
  • Actively involved in factory acceptance testing using a hydraulic test press to analyze deflection of rubber elastomer bearing pads
  • Performed various structural calculations including stress, strain, bending, weld sizing and bolted joint connections using MathCAD
  • Developed and performed a procedure for analyzing deflection, buckling and hysteresis heating for multiple elastomer bearing pads utilizing hyperelastic material characterization in ABAQUS
  • Managed and acted as technical lead for an engineering subcontractor for 6 months reviewing design reports, overseeing project schedule and analyzing project costs
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Aerodynamics And Design
MS
Astrodynamics & Space Applications
10

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Lead Mechanical Engineer, leading all required mechanical engineering tasks in the areas of design architecture, detail design, design verification, qualification, and project management, during my entire tenure at [company name].

  • Completed all mechanical design and mechanical architecture for a highly ruggedized product family.
  • Lead mechanical design and sustainment of in vehicle surveillance systems for the public safety and transit markets, capable of passing requirements per MIL-STD-810F, SAE J1113, IACP, and NIJ.
  • Implemented a 3D CAD system and PDM system to track design documentation. Standardized drawing formats and implemented design automation into CAD system. Implemented automated data transfer process between MCAD system (Solidworks) and ECAD system (Altium).
  • Created and maintained a documentation control system to integrate engineering data releases into the quality, operations, and customer service groups.
  • Designed and implemented test fixtures and production systems into the CM and customer service (RMA).
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Mechanical Engineering

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