Agilent Technologies, Inc. R&D Mechanical Engineer in Bayan Lepas, Malaysia


Roles and Responsibilities :

  • Mechanical lead (technical and tasks lead, schedule, issues tracking, job allocations, etc.) for NPI and TBB (Technology building block) projects.

  • Mechanical architect (mechanical outline, components placement, master modeler, etc.) for NPI and TBB projects.

  • Perform mechanical design and development activities (proposals, risks assessment, concepts study, detail designs, analysis, drawings, prototypes, tests, etc.)

  • Mainly involve in mechanical designs consist of enclosures, sheet metal chassis system, mechanism, automation, heating/cooling, optic or fluidic system.

  • New technologies study/research and perform proof of concept (POC) design.

  • Conduct mechanical engineering tests, verification tests, characterizations, cyclic and reliability tests according to product specification.

  • Perform root cause analysis based on the issues found during development and sustaining phase.

  • Components sizing, calculation and selection. (Motors, gears, CAM, peltier device, etc.)

  • Perform structural, thermal and/or optical simulations.

  • Perform cost down study on existing instruments and come out with a cost down proposals.

  • Design to meet project targeted BOM cost.

  • Ensure all the designs are documented and recorded into the system.

  • Communicate and collaborate with internal teams (PM, Marketing/internal customers, Test engineers, Application engineer, Hardware engineer, Firmware, Software engineer, production engineer and etc.) and external teams (suppliers, design partners, contract manufacturers, etc.).

  • Generate product specifications, verification and validation plans, test plans, etc.


Requirements :

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s/PhD in Mechanical Engineering.

  • Minimum 8 years of mechanical design experience in R&D; environment.

  • An experienced mechanical lead.

  • Familiar with ISO13485 RnD design environment.

  • Experience in medical/life science/chemical analysis or any other laboratory instrument design.

  • Experience in one or more of the following designs:- Mechanism, low cost automation, optic, fluidic, chassis, heating and cooling system.

  • Knowledgeable in statistical tools, DFMEA, 8D troubleshooting process and etc.

  • Strong analytical and troubleshooting skills.

  • Strong leadership and influencing skill.

  • Able to work in an environment with minimum information provided.

  • Team player who can “wear multiple hats” and establish good rapport with internal customers, cross-functional team members and suppliers.

  • Able to adapt well in a dynamic working environment, eager to learn new knowledge, able to work independently with minimal supervision. Strong communication and planning skills required.

Date Posted: 13/Jun/17

Requisition: 2071959

Job Title: R & D Mechanical Engineer

Business: Diagnostics and Genomics Group

Job Category: R & D

Job Sub-Category: R & D

Region: Asia Pacific

Country or Area: Malaysia

State/Province: Pulau Pinang

Town/City: Bayan Lepas

Shift: Day Job

Job Type: Experienced

Schedule: Full-time

Travel Required: Occasional

Duration (Temp Positions Only): Not applicable

HR Country Location: Malaysia

HR Town/City Location: Bayan Lepas