Mechanical Engineer

Cepton is seeking a mechanical engineer to develop mechanical assemblies for optical instruments. Responsibilities include mechanical design, detailed drawings, tolerancing, and FEA analysis for strain, failure, and modal analysis. Candidate should have several years experience with a standard CAD package, preferably Solidworks, including FEA. Previous work with optomechanical assemblies and flexures is preferred. Candidate should be prepared to do their own in-house machining for rapid prototyping as well as work with local machine shops for complex parts and volume production. Systems experience, electromechanical design, and optomechanical design are also desirable.

Job Requirements:

  • BSE in mechanical engineering and at least 2 years experience

  • -or-
  • MSE or PhD in mechanical engineering and at least 1 year experience