Mechanical Test Engineer Resume Samples

Working in the mechanical engineering field, a Mechanical Test Engineer undertakes responsibility for ensuring the products they work are safe, and that it complies with regulations and is ready for production. Some of the basic duties listed on the Mechanical Test Engineer Resume are – determining the appropriate criteria for testing the type of products, determining the equipment to ensure proper functioning, creating a testing plan and implementing it, overseeing the testing process, and collecting data needed to evaluate the product, evaluating the strengths and weakness of the product; providing recommendations on how to review the product design, and taking responsibility for producing a testing budget.

Such test engineers should be capable of working independently and be able to work as team members. Skills necessary for this role are excellent problem-solving skills, the ability to address performance issues, solid analytical skills, and data analysis skills. Employers seek those having a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering.

Mechanical Test Engineer Resume example

Mechanical Test Engineer Resume

Headline : Over 15 years of working experience, with educational background in Aeronautic Engineering, including Project Engineering for various projects, Process Engineering, CNC programming, New Product Development, Test Engineer, and implementation of Aerospace Systems components (7 years), NASA Aeronautical Research Testing (6 years), Academic Research (2 years) and Adjunct Professor Morrisville State College (.5 years).

Skills : Electromechanical Engineering, Product Design Engineering,.

Description :

    1. Tested full-scale engines at NASA's Propulsion Systems Lab (PSL) which simulated operation from SL to 90,000 ft.
    2. Oversaw facilities scheduling Ensured engine installation plans and interfaces to facility Interfaced with gas turbine engine customers for entire project plans.
    3. Created work plans, written work instructions for mechanics, prepared proposals, hazards analyses, test matrices, cost quotes, schedules, work-force analysis, procured hardware, wrote test plan and test summary reports.
    4. Led entire team to conduct all engine testing.
    5. Designed facility hardware modifications on Auto CAD and followed through manufacturing, fabrication, procurement and installation.
    6. Trained in O2 and H2 safety, cleaning, and was the primary engineer on a design for O2 and H2 systems.
    7. Trained in High Pressure system operations.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Masters Of Science


Mechanical Test Engineer Resume

Headline : Experienced engineering manager looking to apply my skills to engineering management or project management position and relocate to the Colorado front range.

Skills : Program / Project Management, Microsoft Office, Creo, Autocad, CAD, MathCAD, Matlab, Leadership, Management, Machining And Fabrication, Microsoft Project, Quality Assurance.

Description :

    1. Authored procedures and led the assembly and installation of 30,000 lb.
    2. Tested articles in a hands-on leadership role.
    3. Oversaw testing in a one-of-a-kind shock and vibration test facility.
    4. Developed and executed the test schedule.
    5. Performed troubleshooting and solved problems as they arose.
    6. Studied tubing end support conditions, frequency response, and potential for fatigue cracking.
    7. Used electro-mechanical shakers with a MATLAB-controlled data acquisition system.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS In Mechanical Engineering


Mechanical Test Engineer Resume

Headline : Responsible for Applying statistical analysis to test (accelerated life) and field (life) data to inform reliability physics modeling/analyses and associated corrective actions, and also Working closely with Design and Reliability Data engineers to create/interpret/validate numeric models of fielded and in-test products.

Skills : Testing Skills, Mechanical Skills.

Description :

    1. Designed and procured test hardware.
    2. Performed component weld evaluations after ultrasonic inspection.
    3. Tested Engine components in the Engine Research Building (ERB).
    4. Contributed to the Derivation of the Data Reduction Equations for the Calibration of the Six-Component Thrust Stand in the Advanced Nozzle Test Facility.
    5. Resolved manufacturing issues, disposition nonconforming parts, perform root cause analyses, and implement robust corrective actions.
    6. Designed tooling for new and existing products to support rate production and reduce operation complexity.
    7. Facilitated day-to-day production of orbitally and manually welded bent tubing,
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              5-7 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              MA In Mechanical Engineering

              Mechanical Test Engineer Resume

              Objective : A challenging position in the field of mechanical engineering supporting product development and manufacturing with an emphasis on Computer-Aided Design. Engineering includes prototyping, production, and testing.

              Skills : SolidWorks, LabVIEW, MATLAB, Autodesk.

              Description :

                1. Redesigned and ECO incorporation of missile airframe components per ANSI standards and in accordance with geometric tolerance standard Y14.5.
                2. Performed extensive stress analysis on critical and damaged components.
                3. Gained experience with MSC PAL finite element analysis.
                4. Redesigned components for greater reliance after evaluating destructiveperformance testing.
                5. Performed pressure vessel testing and missile environmental testing inaccordance with MIL-STD-810D.
                6. Researched Project EXPERIENCE Conducted composite analysis on pressure-loaded vessels to reduce weight.
                7. Challenged existing production and design requirements for welded tubing assemblies and use data to identify and eliminate wasteful processes.
                8. Streamlined existing production systems to minimize cost while improving quality and efficiency.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Junior
              Education
              Education
              MS

              Mechanical Test Engineer Resume

              Summary : Mechanical Test Engineer with over 20 years of experience in project engineering, product and team management in the Aerospace and Automotive Industry. Skilled in engineering, budgeting, project planning, identifying technical solutions and mitigating risks. Proven ability to manage in dynamic environments.

              Skills : Solidworks, Autocad, X patch, Inventor, Matlab, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Publisher.

              Description :

                1. Designed and tested satellite fixtures for flight specifications.
                2. Oversaw initial technical coordination meetings (ITCM), preliminary design reviews (PDR), and critical design reviews (CDR) for new satellite design test fixtures.
                3. Designed and tested vibration test fixtures and thermal cooling devices.
                4. Designed and tested torque fixtures and pneumatic pressurization systems.
                5. Published test specifications for special flight data equipment (black boxes).
                6. Tested black boxes under random vibration in thermal vacuum chambers.
                7. Designed and tested battery regulator units and cooling plates.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              10+ Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Senior
              Education
              Education
              Bachelors In Mechanical Engineering

              Mechanical Test Engineer Resume

              Summary : Very experienced Mechanical Test Engineer of 19+ years and very knowledgeable in stabilizing a production or manufacturing facility. Using my engineering and my business knowledge, many production problem dealt with were solved and a firm process was put in place. Many critical projects were taken from concept to production, and my experience was used to optimize the production.

              Skills : Microsoft Office, Project Management, Management, Manufacturing, Technical Support.

              Description :

                1. Led mechanical test engineer for assembly and static test of a modified NASA solid rocket motor.
                2. Received ATK Achievement Award 2007 for the successful static of the modified NASA (MNASA) rocket motor.
                3. Responsible for pre-and post-test activities.
                4. Integrated product team lead for MNASA.
                5. Organized meetings, assigned action items, and sent meeting minutes.
                6. Developed and supported environmental, structural, and static rocket motor tests.
                7. Spent time in remote test facilities and at suppliers to develop solutions to testing challenges.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              10+ Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Senior
              Education
              Education
              M.S. In Mechanical Engineering

              Mechanical Test Engineer Resume

              Objective : Detail-oriented Mechanical Test Engineer with strong educational background in Project Management, Mechanical Design & Installation, Transportation Services, and Research. Possess strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively with individuals at all levels within an organization, including group environments. Proven ability to see strategic business results; effective analytical, organizational and problem-solving skills.

              Skills : EPA Knowledgeable, Design Review, OSHA Trained & Certified.

              Description :

                1. Performed and provided data analysis to achieve optimal support for the LOX/Forward Skirt portion of the Space Launch System (SLS).
                2. Assisted in designing Missile Grade Air, Helium, and Oxygen Piping and Plumbing panels to support the SLS pressurization system.
                3. Prepared plans and layouts for equipment or system arrangements and space allocation.
                4. Reviewed drawing markups and implement drawing revisions provided by Engineers & Quality Coordinate manufacturing, construction, installation and maintenance projects for engineering team to complete per customer requirements.
                5. Coordinated with vendors, sales reps and machine shops for aid in project completion.
                6. Supported Coordinator for Employee Morale and Welfare Participation Committee (EMWC) through programs, development, and outreach.
                7. Assisted and reviewed test plans, test reports, specifications, and test procedures.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              MS

              Mechanical Test Engineer Resume

              Objective : Mechanical Test Engineer with 3 years of experience in providing guidance on sample size requirements and durations for reliability testing using lifetime models and reliability statistics, and also Driving reliability assessments in product design reviews and clearly communicate risk at each phase of product development and for released products.

              Skills : Troubleshooting, Testing, Drawing, Problem Solving, Time Management, Electrical, Data Entry, Nuclear Testing, Data Collection.

              Description :

                1. Analyzed and tested the mechanical, vibration, thermal and hydraulic properties of fuel.
                2. Led designer of a cross-flow vibration and pressure drop (VIPER) test housing.
                3. Certified as Project Manager (PM1) and as a Greenbelt.
                4. Developed an innovative laser alignment system for fuel assembly loading equipment reducing scrap.
                5. Designed, procured and installed new debris test system for fuel assemblies with flows of 1800 gpm and temperatures up to 200F.
                6. Designed and tested solar array boom springs for the satellite space division (SSD).
                7. Supported several other space mission team projects in other department divisions.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Junior
              Education
              Education
              BS In Mechanical Engineering

              Mechanical Test Engineer Resume

              Headline : Successfully held multiple sales and engineering positions calling on North American and New Foreign Domestic OEM/OES and tier one/two suppliers. I have championed and participated on several multi-disciplined teams to maintain and grow business by building profitable customer relationships from executive to floor levels. In addition, I have participated on executive teams to determine and execute customer targeting and branding strategies to increase market share and overall profitability.

              Skills : Negotiations, Supplier Portal Administration, Technical Sales, Liaison Engineer.

              Description :

                1. Procured $1.5 million in MTS equipment to perform static and dynamic tests for automotive customers.
                2. Designed and preformed mechanical tests, analyzed stress and strain data, and presented reports to Ford, Tower Automotive, and American Axle aluminum for various automotive extruded and stamped aluminum applications.
                3. Managed program, hired and trained team of 6 technicians to strain gage and statically/dynamically test innovative prototype aluminum bridge deck application, perform photo elastic plastic stress analysis, maintain $7 million of mechanical test equipment.
                4. Transferred and successfully completed Mechanical Engineering program at ODU while working 5-9 am as a sorter/loader at United Parcel service.
                5. Collaborated with our mechanical design engineers to select and validate the appropriate polymer materials for the target application & design.
                6. Implemented standard tests and/or develop boutique tests to characterize unique materials requirements (e.g., electrochemical compatibility, permeability, stress-relaxation, etc.)
                7. Developed and maintained relationships with the raw material suppliers and part manufacturers in order to guide materials development for existing and future needs.
                    Years of Experience
                    Experience
                    5-7 Years
                    Experience Level
                    Level
                    Junior
                    Education
                    Education
                    MBA

                    Mechanical Test Engineer Resume

                    Headline : Responsible for Providing reliability design guidelines and apply reliability lessons learned to enable continuous improvement, and also Answering complex questions on fleet usage and behavior to enable proactive health monitoring, grow reliability and minimize field failures.

                    Skills : Planning Skills, Modeling Skills.

                    Description :

                      1. Experience with polymers as related to a parts functionality and Design for Manufacturability.
                      2. Experience with injection molding processes and tooling.
                      3. Experienced in structure tests.
                      4. Experienced in machine dynamics.
                      5. Designed, developed, and produced an advanced, high-volume tube welding cell to supply welded tube demands for Raptor and Starship programs.
                      6. Innovated with minimal leadership or quality oversight while implementing safe, quality, robust systems, and delivering projects on time.
                      7. Worked with design engineering to develop design and manufacturing standards that reduce shop burden.
                                    Years of Experience
                                    Experience
                                    5-7 Years
                                    Experience Level
                                    Level
                                    Executive
                                    Education
                                    Education
                                    MS