Senior Thermal Design Engineer

  • Request Technology - Stephanie Baker
  • Milpitas, CA 95035, USA
  • Nov 05, 2017
Full time Manufacturing

Job Description

Seeking a Senior Thermal Design Engineer to develop thermal simulations of designs and correlate the simulations through empirical testing, for an Electronic Manufacturing Company.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering.
  • 5+ years' experience in a CFD-focused (Computational Fluid Dynamics) role.
  • 3+ years' work experience in electronic cooling and thermal compliance in the electronics industry.
  • 3+ years' work experience with IcePak and/or FloTherm.
  • 2 years' CAD experience (preferably NX or SolidWorks).
  • 2 years' experience with heat sink design and material selection and thermal interface material selection
  • 2 years' of hands-on experience building test samples, installing thermocouples, using a wind tunnel, performing thermal tests, and collecting temperature, flow, pressure, and power data.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MSEE or PhD in Mechanical Engineering.

Skills and Abilities:

  • Thorough understanding of thermal principles, forced convection cooling, and natural convection cooling.
  • Skilled in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Project management skills that demonstrate the ability to set goals and priorities to complete projects on time.
  • Excellent troubleshooting & problem solving skills