DISH Mechanical Engineer (Mid Level) in Englewood, Colorado

DISH is a Fortune 200 company with more than $15 billion in annual revenue that continues to redefine the communications industry. Our legacy is innovation and a willingness to challenge the status quo, including reinventing ourselves. We disrupted the pay-TV industry in the mid-90s with the launch of the DISH satellite TV service, taking on some of the largest U.S. corporations in the process, and grew to be the fourth-largest pay-TV provider. We are doing it again with the first live, internet-delivered TV service – Sling TV – that bucks traditional pay-TV norms and gives consumers a truly new way to access and watch television.

Now we have our sights set on upending the wireless industry and unseating the entrenched incumbent carriers.

We are driven by curiosity, pride, adventure, and a desire to win – it’s in our DNA. We’re looking for people with boundless energy, intelligence, and an overwhelming need to achieve to join our team as we embark on the next chapter of our story.

Opportunity is here. We are DISH.

Dish Technologies, in Englewood, CO, is seeking a mid level Mechanical Engineer

This position will be responsible for the mechanical design of indoor and outdoor device enclosures and subassemblies, DBS antenna systems and components, as well as IoT devices. They will also conduct thermal and FEA modeling, create 3D part and assembly models and 2D part print documentation, conduct set-top box component design and qualification, and aid with packaging design and testing. This position requires strong interaction across engineering functions and outside suppliers, and the ability to review and author detailed mechanical specifications, test requirements, and test reports on a regular basis.

Other responsibilities include developing and conducting tests for mechanical and electro-mechanical components, including appropriate fixture design and construction, along with designing and testing antenna assemblies and associated accessory items. FEA and materials strength analysis skills are required.

Over time, this individual will assume more advanced mechanical design responsibilities and assignments.

A successful Mechanical Engineering candidate will have:

  • A BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited 4-year institution and at least 2 yrs of related experience or an MS degree and 6 mos of related experience

  • Between 2 to 5 years or more experience in relevant mechanical design

  • At least 2 years of 3D CAD modeling and 2D part and assembly print detailing skills using SolidWorks

  • 1 year of FEA and Thermal design principles and modeling experience; preferably using SolidWorks simulation software

  • A proven willingness and ability to take on multiple tasks/projects simultaneously and meet aggressive timelines

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of SolidWorks flow / electronic cooling module

  • Experience with materials science, manufacturing processes, and quality assurance

Vacancy Name: 2018-45000

External Company Name: DISH Purchasing Corporation

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