Available Position

Hill Engineering is looking for bright and passionate engineers to join its growing team.

Senior Engineer

Layton, UT

Technical specialty

Computer Aided Design (CAD)

Background

Hill Engineering is looking to hire a Senior Engineer with experience in Computer Aided Design (CAD) to join our growing team in Layton, UT. Candidates with a minimum of ten years relevant work experience are encouraged to apply.

Position description

A Senior Engineer independently applies extensive and diversified knowledge of principles and practices within the technical specialty and related fields. A Senior Engineer receives supervision and guidance relating to overall objectives, critical issues, new concepts, and policy matters. The majority of the workday will be spent in an office environment. A Senior Engineer in the organization may perform the following duties:

  • Apply a thorough knowledge of principles and practices of CAD engineering within the area of technical specialty.
  • Independently evaluate, select, and adapt standard techniques, procedures, and criteria.
  • Design and conduct experiments, and analyze and interpret data.
  • Use advanced techniques in the modification or extension of theories and practices to complete assignments.
  • Remain informed of new methods and developments affecting the organization.
  • Design a complete project, system, component, or process.
  • Develop new techniques and/or improve processes, materials, or products, and standard operating procedures.
  • Prepare and review complete project documents for conformity and quality assurance.
  • Represent the organization at meetings and conferences.
  • Interact with other staff, vendors, contractors, and customers.
  • Assist with identification and development of new projects.
  • Provide technical support, guidance, and mentoring to staff.

Required skills

A Senior Engineer shall be generally familiar with the basic concepts in the following areas and shall have a detailed understanding in topics directly related to their technical specialty:

  • Solid mechanics (e.g., mechanics of materials and machine design)
  • 2-D drawings and Model Based Definition (MBD)
  • Solid modeling and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

A Senior Engineer shall have strong computer skills including experience with the following software programs:

  • MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Solid Modeling software (NX and SolidWorks)
  • Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software (TeamCenter)
  • Finite element software (ABAQUS and/or StressCheck)

Education and experience requirements

A Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering (BSME) or equivalent is required. Exceptions to the BS degree requirement may be granted for qualifying engineering work experience. A minimum of five years of relevant working experience is required (10+ preferred).

Travel requirements

Some travel may be required (typically 1 to 5 day trips). Less than 5% travel expected.

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