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Mechanical Engineer (Austin, TX)

The Mechanical Engineer is responsible for contributing to the design concept and designing the mechanical components for the analytical instrumentation the company produces. Flexibility and willingness to work as a team member is essential. This position is a full time position at our office located at 9825 Spectrum Drive, Building 4, Suite 475 Austin, TX 78717. Work hours are Monday thru Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM.


  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar discipline, equivalent experience will be considered
  • Strong technical background
  • Minimum of 5 years SOLIDWORKS experience and/or other CAD platforms
  • Experience designing mechanical mechanisms
  • Experience designing sheet metal and machine parts
  • Experience designing vacuum formed and injection molded parts
  • Mechanical assembly experience for prototyping designs
  • Production engineering support experience
  • Engineering documentation experience
  • Results driven individual
  • Ability to work independently and openly communicate with colleagues
  • Ability to learn to new platforms as needed
  • Good English communications skills, written and verbal
  • Some travel may be required


  • General mechanical design
  • Mechanical testing
  • Mechanical assembly
  • Engineering documentation
  • ECO management
  • Vendor support
  • Other duties as assigned

Must be able to meet minimum qualifications to apply.

Rigaku offers a rewarding work environment and excellent benefits. All applicants are kept in strict confidence. Benefits package including Health, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, Life insurance, section 125 flexible spending accounts, 401(k) plan and more. Rigaku is an EEO/AA Employer Disabled/Veteran. Applicants must be able to prove they can legally work in the US.