Thermal Product Design Engineer in Cupertino, CA at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 11/13/2020

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Thermal Product Design Engineer Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Thermal Product Design Engineer for an opportunity in Cupertino, CA. The Thermal team is seeking a world-class Thermal Engineer to play a key role in the Definition and Design of their products. The primary responsibility of this role will be to ensure that, from initial concept to design fruition, all thermal objectives are met or surpassed in order to optimize the user experience of the customers. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of the fundamental physics associated with heat and fluid flow and the ability to apply this understanding to complex design problems. A high-level of modeling expertise is required, as is the ability to effectively convey key conclusions through illustrative post processing. The ability to clearly communicate technically complex material within cross-functional design teams is a must, as is the ability to thrive in a fast paced work environment.

Key Qualifications:

  • Deep technical and functional expertise in:
  • conduction, convection (passive and active), and radiation
  • numeric modeling techniques and concepts (convergence, discretization, and meshing)
  • A thorough understanding of: o heat sinks
  • heat pipes and vapor chambers
  • fans, blowers, and nontraditional air movers o aero-acoustics
  • CAD tools
  • Optimization techniques
  • reduced order modeling approaches
  • scripting languages (perl, tcl, etc.)
  • MATLAB or equivalent toolkit
  • flow and thermal measurement techniques o materials and manufacturing processes
  • The ability to think creatively and devise novel solutions to complex, multi- discipline design problems
  • Persistent attention to detail
  • The ability to work effectively in a collaborative environment
  • Strong communication skills

Education Requirements:

M.S. or Ph.D. (preferred) in Mechanical Engineering with emphasis on Heat Transfer or Fluid Dynamics

About Signature Consultants, LLC
Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 15th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.