Mechanical Engineer

Posted 06 Apr 2023

Carlsbad, California - United States

Req Id 262744


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Ready to explore, break barriers, and discover more? We know you’ve got big plans – so do we! Our colleagues across the globe love innovating with science and technology to enrich people’s lives with our solutions in Healthcare, Life Science, and Electronics. Together, we dream big and are passionate about caring for our rich mix of people, customers, patients, and planet. That's why we are always looking for curious minds that see themselves imagining the unimaginable with us.

Everything we do in EMD Electronics is to help us deliver on our purpose of being the company behind the companies, advancing digital living. We are dedicated to being the trusted supplier of high-tech materials, services and specialty chemicals for the electronics, automotive and cosmetics industries. We foster a global collaborative organization made up of individuals who have the passion to win, obsess about the customer, are relentlessly curious and act with urgency. Together, we push the boundaries of science to make more possible for our customers.


Your Role:

The Mechanical Engineer develops new processes for ultra-high purity (UHP) applications in the technologically advanced semiconductor industry (SEMI). You will be part of a small team of engineers and technicians working to develop new products that will package ultra-high purity chemicals meeting rigorous quality and performance requirements. The position will be focused on developing new processes to improve the quality of the products and performing root cause analysis of problems. While the broader company is strongly focused on chemistry, this role is focused on the relevant mechanical aspects.


  • Design new vessels that deliver precursor chemicals to the wafer
  • Create 3D CAD models and 2D drawings
  • Develop new processes to verify quality of products
  • Design and execute experiments to collect data
  • Design fixtures, test stations, and data acquisition systems
  • Analyze and interpret data to improve processes
  • Develop work instructions
  • Perform root cause analysis and develop solutions to technical problems
  • Manage projects involving coordination with other departments and outside contractors
  • Work with other departments such as operations, marketing, and quality to understand the challenges they face and develop solutions
  • Work effectively in a virtual environment to collaborate with a geographically diverse team working in different locations
  • Follow safety protocols


Who You Are: 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or any engineering discipline 


Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Excellent communication skills, organized, and ability to thoroughly document work
  • Competent in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Project
  • Motivated independent learner
  • Proficiency in CAD and CFD Analysis is not required but a bonus


Pay Range for this position - $49,500 - $148,900 

Our ranges incorporate all levels and career types available within this specific role, and are derived from relevant industry market data. Should we decide to make an offer, we will consider several factors, including but not limited to your location, skills, experience, career level, and other job-related factors. This role may offer the following benefits: medical, vision, and dental insurance; life insurance; disability insurance; a 401(k) matching program; paid time off; and paid holidays; among other employee benefits. This role may also be eligible for short-term or long-term incentive compensation, including, but not limited to, cash bonuses. 

What we offer: We are curious minds that come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We celebrate all dimensions of diversity and believe that it drives excellence and innovation, strengthening our ability to lead in science and technology. We are committed to creating access and opportunities for all to develop and grow at your own pace. Join us in building a culture of inclusion and belonging that impacts millions and empowers everyone to work their magic and champion human progress!

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The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No employee or applicant for employment will be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, disability, military or veteran status, genetic information, gender identity, transgender status, marital status, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.  This policy of Equal Employment Opportunity applies to all policies and programs relating to recruitment and hiring, promotion, compensation, benefits, discipline, termination, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Any applicant or employee who believes they have been discriminated against by the Company or anyone acting on behalf of the Company must report any concerns to their Human Resources Business Partner, Legal, or Compliance immediately. The Company will not retaliate against any individual because they made a good faith report of discrimination.

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