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Senior Mechanical System Architect

Austin, Texas

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Job ID R50819 Date posted Jul. 03, 2018

Senior Mechanical System Architect

Dell provides the technology that transforms the way we all work and live. But we are more than a technology company — we are a people company. We inspire, challenge and respect every one of our over 100,000 employees. We also provide them with unparalleled growth and development opportunities. We can’t wait for you to discover this for yourself as a Senior Mechanical System Architect on our Engineering team in Austin.

Dell is looking to add a Senior Level Mechanical System Architect to support Consumer Notebooks in Austin, TX.  This person will have a high level of analysis and design skills. You will be a lead technical resource in all areas of product design.  You must be well versed in the core mechanical engineering analytical skills in order to affect system-level decisions and represent the team at cross-functional reviews. Your ability to productize designs is also critical and you should be able to independently design products and/or solutions that enhance Dell’s ability to deliver services to clients.


* Create 3D notebook designs in CAD

*Architect and influence the shaping of future products by providing mechanical engineering insight into the technology roadmap.

* Identify and scope projects around innovation opportunities as well as technology risks.

* Execute designs for complex systems backed by thorough engineering analysis.

* Take responsibility for gathering requirements and concepts generation.

* Engage ODM partners and technology providers to gather information and release requirements.

* Generate IP to protect innovation.


* Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering

* 10+ years of work experience in design and analysis of mechanical engineering

* Must have extensive experience in designing complex mechanical assemblies with an expert understanding of mechanical design, system layouts, power analysis, thermal dissipation

* Must have experience speaking and influencing at an executive level.

* Must possess strong communication skills (written and oral) with other company team members and the customer as required.  

* Must have extensive experience with CAD systems (be able to generate complex 3D designs)

* Must possess working knowledge of mass-production manufacturing processes and material costs

* Must have ability to work independently, regular reporting of progress and status. Only general guidance is needed on routine work; instructions on new assignments as needed.


Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering

Experience with electrical engineering and thermal design

We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities — all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.

If you’re keen to be at the forefront of driving world-class technology innovation, this is your opportunity to develop with Dell.

Dell is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Dell are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Dell will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. Learn more about Diversity and Inclusion at Dell here.

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