US/Canada Job #13415

Mechatronics Engineer



Job Type

Date Posted

June 28, 2024



Posted By

Marty Bade

Mechatronics Engineer Job Description

Mechatronics Engineer

Mechatronics Engineer Job Description

The Mechatronics Engineer will utilize various Hardware Development Engineering Design Automation (EDA) tools, including, but not limited to, schematic capture, circuit simulation and analysis, CAD tools, and PLD development tools, to define and document design elements and artifacts. 

The Mechatronics Engineer will utilize various Software/Firmware IDE, including but not limited to, Code Composer, NetBeans, and Lattice Diamond. Products are typically microcontroller/PLD based Instrumentation and Control (I&C) of analog and digital interfaces. 

Mechatronics Engineer Job Responsibilities

  • Provide technical leadership to a cross functional engineering team for the design, development, prototype and test of new products that meet requirements, within constraints of allocated budget and schedule.
  • Generate system block diagrams, schematics, design description documentation, along with any additional engineering design elements and artifacts required to thoroughly and adequately document the new product development.
  • Demonstrate design compliance by analysis using a combination of hand calculations, circuit simulation tools such as PSPICE, and PLD simulation tools.
  • Review design specifications to understand customer requirements, and support Sales in preparing proposals in response to prospective customer RFQs/RFPs.
  • Identify areas of opportunity and provide suggestions on how to improve the efficiency of the Engineering design processes.
  • Provide mentoring to less experienced designers and engineers on products, processes, and tools.
  • Support Production organization in resolving issues related to the manufacture of new and existing products.
  • Generate a product’s Bills of Materials, execute Engineering Change Requests, and enter into the ERP system (Visual Manufacturing). 

Mechatronics Engineer Job Requirements

  • BSEE and 5+ years of product design experience with electrical or electro-mechanical systems. 
  • Experience in the use of schematic capture, circuit simulation, and other design software.

Mechatronics Engineers Job Experience Preferences

  • Hardware design and development of microcontroller based embedded control systems, as implemented in instrumentation and control applications.
  • Software design and development of microcontroller based embedded control systems, primarily using ANSI C, and Java.
  • Development of analog I/O interfaces, including A/D and D/A interfaces required to interface analog input/s to embedded processors and/or PLD.
  • Selection and programming of PLD devices, using VHDL
  • Design for Electromagnetic Interference (EMI) mitigation, especially as it relates to MIL-DTL-461 compliance.
  • Knowledge of using 480 VAC, 3-phase power systems. 
  • Knowledge of industry specifications including NEMA, UL, and MIL specs and standards. 
  • Technical leadership of cross-functional design teams.
  • Designing for manufacturability, reliability, and serviceability.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.


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Call 888.874.6324 to speak with TriMech Client Executive Marty Bade about this role and related job opportunities.

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