2D/3D MECHANICAL DESIGNER

COVID-19 Considerations

We adhere to all Alberta COVID-19 protocols.

Location

Calgary, AB

Who we are:

Competing in a data-driven world, most businesses struggle to capture real value from data and analytics. Data management constraints cause mid-size and large companies to miss key opportunities in the value chain. Companies are left vulnerable to underwhelming performance and encroachment by competitors.

A4 Systems is a world-class team of cyber physical system product developers, transforming quality data into primary competitive advantage. A trusted partner to industries like manufacturing, agriculture, and energy, A4 builds mission-critical SaaS products for customers to achieve breakthrough performance.

A4 Systems is looking for an experienced 2D/3D modeller to add to our project team.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Cyber physical product embodiment, transducer embodiment, functional electro-mechanical designs
  • Interpreting the demands of the part and/or product specifications
  • Fast iterative design improvements and designs from zero
  • Material and process selection
  • Production ready models and drawings
  • Model and design renderings for presentations and marketing
  • Communicate designs and design constraints unambiguously to stakeholders and fellow developers
  • Record specifications, production operations, and final dimensions of models for use in establishing operating standards and procedures
  • Create bills of materials, manufacturing requirements, and production cost estimates
  • Rework or alter component models or parts as required to ensure that products meet accepted standards
  • Use Autodesk Inventor to develop models and drawings and to perform FEA
  • Assist in the creation of physical prototypes
  • Work with other specialists, such as mechanical, computer and electrical engineers as well as manufacturers, to evaluate whether their design concepts will fill needs at a reasonable cost
  • Evaluate product safety, appearance, and function to determine if a design is practical
  • Present designs and demonstrate prototypes to clients for approval

Who you are:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering or another relevant field
  • Expert Drafter in Autodesk Inventor
  • Creative thinker who loves to solve problems in new ways
  • Assertive, taking ownership of your designs and their production requirements
  • First principles thinker and designer with knowledge of current manufacturing technologies and the materials
  • Experienced with 3D manufacturing modelling including additive and subtractive (classical) manufacturing
  • Experienced with FEA in Inventor, Assemblies in Inventor, Drawing Creation
  • Experienced with 2D modelling
  • Experienced with the rendering software Adobe Dimension
  • Experienced with modelling for injection moulding, sheet metal, cable routing
  • Ability to visualize objects spatially from 2D plans and to turn them into digital files
  • Has an aesthetic sense and a sense of proportions
  • Work methodically and accurately
  • Strong investigative and observational skills
  • Critical thinker
  • Insatiable can do attitude

Sound like the job for you?

Got what it takes to work with us? Great! Send us a link to your resume or portfolio to become part of our talent pool.

 

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