Principal Mechanical Engineer Resume Samples

A Principal Mechanical Engineer is responsible for delivering mechanical solutions for the company’s equipment. The job description entails taking charge of fixing industrial machinery and maintaining necessary parts and inventory. A well-drafted Principal Mechanical Engineer Resume mentions the following core duties and tasks – servicing equipment, supervising work of other engineers; ensuring the company machinery is working up to standards; assisting in rectifying manufacturing issues and design problems; participating in servicing activities such as procedure development and analysis methods; and managing all aspects of mechanical projects from scratch to finish.

Those interested in this role must mention on the resume the following skills – the ability to create excellent maintenance strategies; Working experience with product lifecycle management and computational fluid dynamics; hands-on experience with CAM and CAE; and familiarity with 2D and 3D engineering designs. A mechanical engineering degree and several years of work experience in commonly seen on resumes.

Principal Mechanical Engineer Resume example

Principal Mechanical Engineer Resume

Summary : Experienced problem solver with significant experience in the disc drive industry. Technical ability in a wide variety of areas, especially Dynamics. Registered Professional Engineer.

Skills : Solidworks, Abaqus, Tosca, ANSYS, MatLab, Deform, Magics, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project.

Description :

    1. Worked closely with key OEM customers to quickly resolve disc drive integration issues, resulting in improved quality, faster time-to-market, and on-time launch of products.
    2. Worked on various platforms including workstations, notebooks, servers, PVR's, PC towers, surveillance, and other forms of consumer & specialty electronics.
    3. Developed software tools & new testing methodologies to identify troubling vibration resonances and mechanical design weaknesses in disc drives & their test racks.
    4. Extensived work with rotating machinery, vibration waterfalls, and order analysis.
    5. Co-developed a rotational vibration metric (RVI), a milestone in improving customer test racks.
    6. Performed analysis of catastrophic actuator ball bearing seizures for a key OEM customer, that was related to failure of the bearing grease at high temperature.
    7. Worked aggressively to identify & modify key design factors, then developed a new high temperature grease that allowed the customer to get back on schedule with a critical launch.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Mechanical Engineering


Sr. Principal Mechanical Engineer Resume

Summary : To utilize experience in both aerospace and medical device new product development, along with technical education, apply it to a progressive company to expand its capabilities in engineering design, advanced analysis, and manufacturing.

Skills : MS Office, Mechanical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Mechanical Design, AutoCAD, Solidworks, Project Management.

Description :

    1. Provided contract engineering services with an emphasis on new product development.
    2. Projects ranged from disposable medical devices to spaceflight hardware and included durable bioscience laboratory equipment, aircraft components, passenger to cargo aircraft conversions and aircraft structures assembly tooling.
    3. Defined functional product requirements and wrote specification documentation.
    4. Designed system architecture, coordinated manufacturing, assembly, and product delivery Planned projects, directed subcontract personnel, conducted research, testing, and performed post-test data analysis.
    5. Authored technical proposals and feasibility studies.
    6. Performed manual stress analyses and FEA studies.
    7. Used Autocad, Autodesk Inventor, and Solidworks for the design of assemblies, detailed parts, and technical drawings.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Jr. Principal Mechanical Engineer Resume

Objective : Program/Project Manager | Principal Mechanical Engineer with strong technical skills, business skills and a proven track record of optimizing designs from Development through Qualification with a DOD Secret Clearance. Control Account Manager (CAM) managed budgets and schedules with Earned Value Management System (EVMS) performance metrics.

Skills : Solidworks, Onshape, Pro/E, Optics Design.

Description :

    1. Implemented design improvements, assisted in qualifying engineering enhancements, member of the Change Control Board (CCB) evaluated changes for impact to design and production improvements.
    2. Developed Cost Reduction Project selecting second source suppliers reducing Program Costs by an estimated $1 Million.
    3. Coordinated the activities of multi-disciplined IPT teams and provided project management direction on the integration, testing and delivery of the Test Units under budget and on schedule.
    4. Built and installed instrumented test devices into F-35 Block 1 AIM-9X HERO and E3 Missile Test units.
    5. Delivered both Missile Test units on schedule and below budget.
    6. Managed and directed five engineering service contracts over $12 Million on the NAVY Standard Missile Programs (SM-2, SM-3 & SM-6) as the Energetics & Propulsion Lead coordinating the activities of multi-disciplined IPT teams.
    7. Qualified Alliant Techsystems (ATK) as second source supplier on MK 125 Warhead Project ($6.876 million) saving the Program $2.5 million based on production quantity of 422 Warheads.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Mechanical Engineering

Principal Mechanical Engineer III Resume

Headline : Manufacturing or engineering position to apply the skills gained through successful broad-based experience in both the chemical and oil & gas industries. Available for full-time or contract positions.

Skills : Solidworks, ProE, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Reviewed and approved material submittals by the contractors and make sure that they are as per the contract requirements.
    2. Reviewed contractor's mechanical change order proposals.
    3. Prepared recommendations to Resident Engineer for review.
    4. Maintained & upgraded LabVIEW software for in-house testing machines.
    5. Performed systems failure mode and effects analysis (SFMEA).
    6. Designed vehicle qualification, highly accelerated life (HALT), safety and handling test plans.
    7. Responsible for detailed design of injection molded and vacuum formed plastic components, machined plastic and metal components, weldments, wire harness routing, and electronics packaging.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Principal Mechanical Engineer II Resume

Summary : Manufacturing Engineering. Engineering Manager with proven leadership in the technical management of multi-disciplinary teams for new product, equipment, and process development. Full cradle-to-grave Product and Program lifecycle experience in a variety of industries including Aerospace, Automotive, and Consumer Electronics.

Skills : AutoCAD, Word, Exell, Power Piint, And All Other, Video & Photo Editing And Creation.

Description :

    1. In charged with Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) project design from inception to completion: pre-design report study, design, construction support, and commissioning.
    2. Performed cooling and heating load calculations.
    3. Designed of air distribution systems based on particular requirements of the project: minimum air changes per hour, CFM/person, space pressurization, and codes regulation (ASHRAE, NFPA, NYS and NYC Mechanical Codes, NYS Energy Code, Guidelines for Construction and Equipment of Hospital and Medical Facilities, SMACNA), other states codes as applicable.
    4. Designed of hot water or steam system distribution: boilers, pipe sizing and diagrams, expansion tanks, air separators, chemical feeders, glycol systems, pressure reducing station (PRV), valves, radiations, fin tubes radiation (FTR), radiant panels, convectors, coils.
    5. Generated project equipment schedules, sequence of operations, and project specifications.
    6. Performed cost estimates per trade and per project, with respect to material and labor cost, adjusted for contingency, overhead, and special condition factors as appropriate, based on MEANS and regional adjusting factors.
    7. Transformed customer's complex requirements into detailed mechanical designs, prototypes, and into finished products.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Air Conditioning Design

Principal Mechanical Engineer I Resume

Summary : PE/Mechanical Engineer, over 25 years engineering and construction experience BSME, MSME, MBA-Management, LEED (TM) Accredited Professional Design, design management, field-troubleshooting HVAC, plumbing and fire- protection systems Special expertise in energy-conservation techniques Excellent Client Relations and Management Skills.

Skills : Engineering Sizing and Analysis Piping: Flow Rate and.

Description :

    1. Promoted safety awareness during 3 years as building safety champion, resulting in no serious accidents occurred.
    2. Led engineering support of cryocooler factory, including lean process development, design innovation, evaluation of test results and failure investigation.
    3. Contributed to team winning Raytheon Vision Systems Six Sigma Project of the Year award for developing lean measurement process for infrared sensor assembly with cryocoolers, reducing cycle time and costs while simplifying logistics.
    4. Provided technical guidance for integration of cryocoolers into infrared sensor assemblies, resulting in 1st-pass success.
    5. Developed and implemented design upgrades for tactical cryocoolers, including 7052-196S, 7062-260S and 7070-260S, now factory standard products.
    6. Led critical failure investigations of infrared sensors, providing path forward and alleviating customer concerns.
    7. Used technical expertise, facilitating relocating 2 cryocooler factories on schedule and under budget with minimal downtime.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Mechanical Engineering

Assistant Principal Mechanical Engineer Resume

Summary : Contribute to the success of innovative research, engineering, product design and manufacturing teams in a cooperative, intellectually stimulating atmosphere.

Skills : All Typical Office Software, Several CAD And Related.

Description :

    1. Performed electro-mechanical design, analysis, and testing of multi-modal acoustic, ultrasonic sensors.
    2. Served as lead engineer for company's patented seismic tunnel detection system.
    3. Led development of a non- imaging ultraviolet (c-band) emitter/receiver system, directing and guiding junior mechanical and electrical engineers.
    4. Designed piezoelectric-based receivers and transducers for high-acoustical impedance media including soil, rock, concrete and metal.
    5. Designed a patented soil-penetrating acoustic accelerometer, a borehole position measurement device for concrete structures using acoustical time- spectral analysis and time-domain reflectometry principles.
    6. Planned, executed measurement and data acquisition activities, and performed analysis of test data.
    7. Designed patented drill string magnetic transmitter, its amplifier and digital data decoder, as well as resonant coil antennae for a magnetic receiver.
    8. Developed time-domain 16-channel delay-and-sum beamformer with rudimentary seismic propagation model, implemented in Labview.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
B.A. In Management

Associate Principal Mechanical Engineer Resume

Summary : Principal Mechanical Engineer-R&D and Design Engineer-Product Management with diverse experience and success in manufacturing and engineering. A solid understanding of transducer technologies and how to achieve and improve their signals. Detailed knowledge of lean process techniques and continuous improvement methodology--similar to the Toyota Way.

Skills : Microsoft Office, AFT Fathom Trained, SPF And Comos Trained.

Description :

    1. Designed, tested, and implemented new components that improved quality and reliability of the design.
    2. Identified and qualified new suppliers to source similar and equivalent parts to lower cost and improve margin.
    3. Used common parts or made design changes so they were more cross functional, reduce sizes and types of hardware to improve assembly process.
    4. Identified and qualified a new vendor that could manufacture the high pressure plumbing assembly used on the NAVIS float.
    5. Redesigned one of the main components used to control buoyancy and integrated another part into the design.
    6. Improved float adjustments during the mission, allowed for a wider range of parts to be used, increased filtration and reduced the number of seals in the assembly by 15% improving quality.
    7. Designed and brought to production LWIR infrared camera (family of 7 cameras), Tamarisk 320 Transformed product architecture to reduce cost.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Principal Mechanical Engineer/Manager Resume

Summary : Innovative Product Designer, Problem Solver and Engineering Manager with a proven track record of leading multinational and multidisciplinary teams in engineering development and manufacturing. Strengths include Program Management, superior computer skills and the ability to quickly master new technology.

Skills : Opto-Mechanical Engineering, Cryogenics, IR Cameras, Cryostats.

Description :

    1. Developed High Powered Amplifier (HPA) concept for multiple helicopter applications.
    2. Created rapid prototype parts, expected to result in award of $30 million in development contracts.
    3. Led hardware development of Gunner's Smart Display for the Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) and High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) vehicles.
    4. Managed tasks of 12 Mechanical, Electrical, and Component Engineers.
    5. Designed all mechanical parts from concept through detailed design.
    6. Reduced weight by 25%, preventing $10,000's in contract penalties.
    7. Designed man-portable HPA.
    8. Packaged parts into space minimized (5 in x 3 in x 8 in) enclosure.
    9. Documented Test Equipment of products used on F-16, V-22, and C-17 aircraft.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
M.S. In Systems Engineering

Principal Mechanical Engineer Resume

Summary : Over 30 years of professional engineering experience for a broad spectrum of oil and gas and petrochemical industries, Offshore Projects, Fixed Platform as well as Onshore Oil Refineries, LNG Projects, Pipelines, Gas Compressor Stations and others. -Engineering/ Construction/ Inspection experience with reputed companies like Technip, WorleyParsons, Fluor, Jacobs , KBR, AMEC, Stone & Webster, Siemens and Westinghouse.

Skills : Gas turbine combustion Subject Matter Expert fuel.

Description :

    1. Worked for CHEVRON Offshore Platform in Angola (South Andola Platform).
    2. Worked on FEED, equipment specification and bid evaluation of long lead packages including, Pumps, compressors, gas turbines, Essential Power generation, Chemical Injection and Pedestal cranes.
    3. Worked on Logistic and Material Handling Plan.
    4. Worked on brown field project for modification of existing offshore platforms in Angola.
    5. Worked on EXXON - Baytown Project- for Detail Engineering, RFQ, technical evaluation of bids, technical clarification, requisition for purchase, vendor's document/ drawing review, for PUMP, COMPRESSOR, ROTATING & PACKAGING equipment including vessel, heat exchanger etc.
    6. Planned, developed, and analyzed highly complex military products for vibration, shock, thermal loading, and fatigue using software analysis for Army .
    7. Researched technology and development tools to help determine failure modes and drive military equipment changes that increased life of mechanical .
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma