Who We are:

San Jose, California based Mountz Inc. provides torque tool solutions to a variety of industries like aerospace, automotive, electronics, energy, medical, packaging and more. Using our products makes a safer world through accuracy and precision.

Since 1965, Mountz Inc. has proven its in-depth knowledge of torque and fastening solutions by consistently developing, producing, marketing and servicing highly sophisticated, cutting-edge tools. Mountz Inc., known to industry as the nation's premier torque tool specialist. Learn more about Mountz:

Mountz, Inc. is recognized as one of the Top Workplaces by the Bay Area News Group and also awarded as one of the Most Engaging Employers by Wonderlic, the leading provider of employee and student assessment products. BE A PART OF OUR TEAM!

Mountz Selected Top Workplace by Bay Area News Group for 7 consecutive years (2014 - 2020)

Job Openings - Mechanical Engineer (San Jose, CA)

You are excellent in design, analysis and test of mechanical components and understand material and the detail of stress, strain and torque. You want to make awesome products that will revolutionize the torque measurement and control industry. You want to work for a leader and you want your designs to represent your best work. You want to work hard, demanding hours in a team environment. You want to be challenged. The successful candidate will be a critical part of the product design and engineering team and will design and execute prototypes, test performance and reliability and help put products into production. You are being recruited to make up a BEST IN CLASS team that will change the industry through product design.


Job Profile:

• Creates, interprets, and corrects SolidWorks 3D models and 2D drawings;

• Creates or reviews and signs engineering document changes through Engineering Change Notice (ECN) procedure;

• Analyzes material selection for a specific design, considering costs, competition, time limitations, company planning and other technical and economic factors;

• Understands machine operations as suited to produce the most economical / highest quality part;

• Specifies, designs, develops and tests parts and assemblies for company products or in-house fixtures with attention to electrical interface parameters;

• Communicates and interfaces with vendors, customers and staff members to define parameters, clarify issues and determine a best solution to meet design goals;

• Completes quotes as assigned and requested;

• Understands manufacturing needs (Design for Manufacturability, Design for FT, assembly prints, manufacturing instructions, documentation structure, etc.)

• Compiles and assists in the analysis of operational, test and research data to establish or meet performance standards for newly designed or modified products;

• Analyzes test data and reports to determine if design meets functional and performance specifications;

• Prepares test, research and operational data in an SPC format and translates them into clear and concise procedures;

• Evaluates engineering test results, competitors and industry for possible application to development of systems or other uses;

• Performs assigned responsibilities in conformance to ISO procedures and conducts all listed tasks and responsibilities keeping in mind the continuous improvement of our Quality Management System;

• Supports and participates in the company's health and safety program



• Minimum BS Mechanical Engineering plus 5-7 plus years related experience or MS Mechanical Engineering or Mechatronics plus 3-5 years related experience

• Superior design expertise

• Knowledge of GD&T (per ASME Y14.5-2009)

• Proficiency with materials, heat treatment and fabrication techniques

• Good knowledge of test process, data acquisition theory and techniques

• Good knowledge of motion control

• Strong knowledge of machining operations, such as molding, forging, stamping

• Very strong in Solidworks and PDM

• Strong verbal and written communicator, good grammar, a team player with a high level of energy, enthusiasm and innovation spirit

• A can do attitude who thrives on a challenge and has the drive to take a project to conclusion


What awaits YOU:

• Competitive compensation package

• Excellent benefit program

• Dynamic environment to apply your skills and learn new ones

• Thorough and comprehensive training

• Experienced managers committed to your ongoing development and success

• Eligibility to participate in our Employee Stock Ownership Plan and 401(k) plan

This is a perfect opportunity for somebody who enjoys a challenge and is interested in joining a dynamic and supportive team.