Warrendale, Pennsylvania - 2022-09-22 Engineer III, Mechanical Design – 12 Mo. Contract- Hybrid

If you’re one to rise to a challenge, this opportunity is for you. Your resume is great, but we also want to know what drives you. We’re big on culture and look for employees who can grow both professionally and personally with us.

At TSP, we make sure our employees have the opportunity to build fulfilling careers. Why? Because if our people aren’t taken care of, our customers won’t be either. TSP was founded on the belief that our product is our people and our commitment to those employees is written into our company values.


Job Summary

The Mechanical Engineer III is an individual contributor who works on mechanical assemblies for Robotics and Automation product lines. This engineer participates in a multi-disciplinary engineering team to investigate product issues, design solutions, test, and support the transition of designs from engineering to manufacturing and then the field.


These are the job duties and responsibilities of an Engineer III, Mechanical Design:

  • Develop mechanical devices and systems with a large variety of components
  • Evaluate design issues to determine root cause and potential solutions
  • Conducts feasibility studies of new and modified designs exercising judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria
  • Lead design change projects from project creation through change release
  • Design to meet product requirements and specifications, against time and cost restraints, considering DFM, tolerance stack-up, and serviceability
  • Participate in the execution of failure modes and effect analysis (FMEA) of system level and sub-system level designs to identify high risk areas to improve designs
  • Leads root cause analysis efforts and defining creative and effective corrective actions
  • Perform engineering verification testing and create test reports
  • Participate in cross-functional design reviews
  • Estimate, manage, and report time required for multiple, concurrent tasks
  • Develop quarterly goals
  • Travel occasionally to domestic and international locations to evaluate manufacturing or service issues

You should be able to handle everything above because you have experience like:

  • Proficient with designing complex electromechanical and robotics subassemblies and systems within a formal product development process
  • Demonstrated experience designing complex mechanical subassemblies and systems
  • Demonstrated experience with Bill of Materials, MRP systems and the ECR, ECO processes
  • Experience with project lead role
  • Able to effectively solve problems, work independently on sub-assemblies and multi-task as required
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Self-starter, capable of working independently as well as building strong cross-functional collaborative relationships
  • Must be able to work in a team environment and assist cross functional teams with the debugging of complex issues
  • Results oriented and disciplined, while comfortable working in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite of Products
  • BS degree in mechanical engineering or related field
  • Minimum 5 years mechanical engineering experience
  • Experience with tolerance stack-up analysis on complex mechanical assemblies, including software packages for conducting tolerance stack-up analysis
  • Experience with Finite Element Analysis (FEA) theory and software

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in mechanical engineering
  • Experience with medical products, markets, customers and business fundamentals
  • Experience with Agile PLM
  • Experience with AutoCAD
  • Experience with robotic systems
  • In depth Experience with tolerance stack-up analysis on complex mechanical assemblies, including software packages for conducting tolerance stack-up analysis
  • In depth experience with Finite Element Analysis (FEA) theory and software
  • Experience with DFMEA process
  • Working experience with FDA regulated, ISO13485, or other highly regulated environments

Additional information about this Engineer III, Mechanical Design role:

  • Hybrid model local to Pittsburgh 3 days in 2 days remote, could be on site 5 days per week
  • View our benefits information: https://marketing.mytsp.net/tsp-benefits
  • Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States
  • Selected candidate must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to start or receive an approved exemption

We Are TSP

TSP is an award-winning and customer-endorsed staffing and IT solutions company. Throughout the United States and Canada, we create custom, flexible and flawlessly executed IT solutions that amplify our customers’ team and simplify their service.

From workforce recruiting and staffing to network, server and storage maintenance, we create an entirely positive, above and beyond service experience. We don’t manufacture devices or sell software. Our product is our people — dedicated and talented individuals focused on our customers’ long-term success above TSP’s short-term gain.

We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.