Mechanical Engineer

Kansas City, MO


J.M. Neil is seeking a Mechanical Engineer for a unique career opportunity working with cutting edge technology in the lighting industry


  • 3D models and assemblies that meet the performance, cost and size constraints defined in the Products Requirement Document
  • Design simulations (stress, thermal) to provide early proof of concept for designs
  • Prototypes of parts and assemblies to show form, fit and function
  • Design risk assessments, mitigation plans, development lessons learned
  • 2D prints and BOM, with assembly process documentation
  • Conduct design and print reviews with cross-functional teams
  • Prototype tests and validation results, document multi-dimensional activities
  • Keep up-to-date on state-of-the art technologies
  • Competitive bench marking for each project
  • Technical support for production issues debug and resolution



  • BS in Mechanical Engineering or Product Design
  • 2 years of professional experience in mechanical systems design directed toward consumer hard products (lighting desired but not necessary)
  • Proficiency with mechanical CAD (Pro/E, Solidworks, etc)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Willingness to travel domestically and internationally (less than 20%)

LED experience a plus.
Ability / creativity for modification and enhancement to support customer innovation demands in ever changing market is a plus

J.M. Neil is an EOE, M/F/V/D

Contact JMN for more information today!