Design Engineer

Job#: 2013717

Job Description:

Apex Systems is looking to hire a FULLY ONSITE Design Engineer for our client based out of Greensboro, NC.
This assignment is anticipated to be a 12 month contract with strong potential for extension; however, Apex Systems cannot guarantee the length of this assignment.
This will also have a first shift Monday-Friday schedule.
  • Ensure that CAD data is complete and satisfactory for prototyping and manufacturing components through different processes.
  • Designing armatures.
  • Prepare CAD models and drawing packages for RFQ.
  • Contact suppliers for quoting prototypes etc., when necessary.
  • Work cross-functionally internally and externally with the Design Studio.
  • Assist in the planning of events and prototype modeling activities.
  • Assist in building a cooperating network between the Design Studio and Engineering.
  • Identify and propose solutions for conflicts between feature requirements and technical feasibility.
  • Confirm with the project team that technical parameters are worked into the design.
  • Create and update design layouts, reference data according to engineering structures.
  • Support the development and construction of 3D models with respect to dimensional and technical constraints and model build in general including design of various physical properties, clay/foam, armatures, ergonomic bucks, etc.
  • Communicate between Product Design and Cab Engineering, concepts, ideas, and requests to the Product Design team for evaluation and feedback.
  • Actively participate and represent Product Design as the department engineering authority in cross-functional teams in all studio activities related to the projects.
  • To project product designs interests when communicating with engineering and suppliers.
  • Introduce new technical solutions.
  • Give technical specifications for designers and technical surfacers.
  • Create various technical specifications to direct design work (sketching, clay modeling and 3D data).
  • Well-versed in materials sciences, tooling methods, and manufacturing processes
  • Minimum 5yrs experience within engineering and dealing with components.
  • Must be competent in Catia V5 (minimum 10,000hrs), with Creo knowledge being an asset.
  • Experience and ability to “own” given tasks and proactively move forward in a clearly defined plan of execution.
  • Excellent communication skills both verbally and visually with the ability to propose engineering design solutions in support of the Design team.
  • Teamwork: Building cooperation among individuals and departments, sharing information and resources, and working to achieve group goals and outcomes.
  • Strong communication skills: Listen effectively, transmit information accurately and understandably, and actively seek feedback from experienced engineers, project manager, etc.
  • Dependability/Reliability: Follow through on commitments, timely delivery on projects, assigned tasks, etc.
  • Flexibility: Willing to perform a wide range of tasks, positive response to changes in direction and priorities, and acceptance of new challenges, responsibilities, and assignments.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products (Excel, PowerPoint, Word etc.)
  • Must be a motivated and energized self-starter being able to work alone and in teams while working on many different tasks and with limited direction.
  • This position is a very physical hands-on position where you may be on your feet most of the day. You must be able to lift ~45lbs, and ascend/descend ladders/stairs etc.
Why Work for Apex Systems:
  • We offer weekly pay, direct deposit, competitive pay rates
  • Health/Medical benefits, Life Insurance, 401k, Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Discounts to most major certification programs, access to multiple technical training platforms and programs

About Apex Systems:
At Apex Systems, we value integrity, respect, and excellence, and we are committed to providing exceptional service to our clients and consultants alike. We pride ourselves on our ability to match the right people with the right opportunities, and we offer our consultants competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, and the opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects in a supportive and collaborative environment. Whether you are a seasoned professional looking for your next career challenge, or a recent graduate seeking to build your skills and gain valuable experience, Apex Systems has the resources and expertise to help you achieve your goals. We are committed to building long-term relationships with our consultants, and we are passionate about helping them succeed in their careers.










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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

Employee Type:

Greensboro, NC, US

Job Type:
Engineering and Technicians

Date Posted:
January 30, 2024