1+ months

Mechanical Engineer

Excet, Inc.
Key West, Florida 33045
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    Full Time

Project Overview:

The Mechanical Engineer will work as a member of the technical team performing research, development and testing in a full-scale bearing test facility.  Candidates must be able to work with cross-functional groups (development, manufacturing and customers (government and industry)) to develop, test and transition products or technologies to practical fleet applications and solutions.

Key Responsibilities:

  •  Will be expected to work as part of a development team and see projects through initial concept/set-up, test and evaluation and potential demonstration in a fast-past environment
  • Potential for the right candidate to become a project leader on specific development projects
  • Successful candidate must be comfortable in handling multiple projects simultaneously, and will be responsible for maintaining a large mechanical systems test facility that specializes in the analysis of new state-of-the-art marine systems 

Type of Position: Full-Time

Travel: 10%

Excet, Inc. is a growing research services firm specializing in science and engineering.

Excet, Inc. offers a collaborative team culture where you can use your skills and experience to advance your career and make a difference. We’re looking for intellectual curiosity, a high level of comfort with complexity, and a desire to work in a wide range of challenging environments. We continue to attract and retain the best workforce in the field.

The company specializes in finding the right people for any research, engineering, or project management challenge. We offer an employee benefits package and overall cost structure that attracts and retains the highest quality of employee.

If you have talent, experience, and a desire to advance your career, come join our team.

Excet, Inc. is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and participates in E-Verify.


Required Skills and Qualifications:   

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or a similar degree
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in research focused environment
  • Fluency in the latest 3-D CAD and FEA modeling techniques and software
  • Proficient in all MS Office applications
  • Proficiency with mechanical and electrical systems including sensors and data collection on large scale equipment
  • Skill and experience in multiple areas, including Hydraulics, Mechanisms, Control Systems, Structures, and Materials
  • Experience in specifications of mechanical systems and Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing
  • Must possess strong interpersonal skills and be comfortable interacting with a wide variety of technical and non-technical staff
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance

 Desired Skills and Qualifications:       


  • Experience/familiarity in large scale bearing testing, or general marine propulsion system testing
  • Experience with basic electronics, instrumentation, and data collection
  • Proficient Solidworks ABAQUS, COMSOL, Matlab, Labview, or other similar software packages
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent presentation skills


  • Design / Development Engineering
  • job_category_applied_mechanics

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