PDS Tech Inc Mechanical Engineer in Sunnyvale, California
PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Mechanical Engineer, in Sunnyvale, CA.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Performs mechanical and metallurgical tests in accordance with internal and external specifications for products and processes.
Preparation of test samples by sectioning, mounting, grinding, polishing of specimens
Hardness testing: Rockwell and Vickers
Macro and microphotography
Basic metallurgical testing; coating thickness, case depth, etc.
Use of mechanical load frames to perform tensile, compression, and shear testing
Analyze, record, and report results
Set up, operate, and clean laboratory equipment
Assist Operations and Engineering on various non-standard tests/inspections as required
Test preparations for bonded assemblies
Chemical lab testing: chemistry, viscosity, water content, etc.
- B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Materials Science Engineering with applicable experience in a Metallurgical Test Lab.
0-3 years of experience
Working knowledge of industry and military standards related to materials testing
Foundational knowledge of mechanical tests such as, but not limited to, impact, tensile, compression, and shear testing
Foundational knowledge of metallurgical tests including sample preparation for microstructural analyses and various test methods such as, but not limited to, microhardness, chemical composition, case depth, and grain structure determination
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.