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Mechanical Designer

Location: Ottawa, ON
Posted on: November 8, 2021

At March Networks, our goal is to create a positive working environment where all of our employees can thrive. When you join our team, you’ll enjoy flexibility and support for a healthy work-life balance, as well as the professional development opportunities needed to advance your career. You’ll be part of a growing global technology company that encourages teamwork and innovation, and where friendships are forged with colleagues all over the world. Our employees enjoy a comprehensive Total Rewards Package including attractive time-off policies and an annual bonus plan. At March Networks, we value your hard work, creativity and your passionate desire to deliver only the best to our customers, partners and each other.


The successful candidate will participate in the development of a variety of mechanical applications and/or components within March Networks.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Participate in the design, development, and support of March Networks products, which includes the following:

  • Strong leadership and design skills to determine required development tasks and provide general time estimates for these tasks, which are required by R&D to fully schedule hardware projects
  • Mechanical design and documentation using Pro Engineer software
  • Vendor support for the fabrication of mechanical assemblies
  • Execution, supervision, and support for activities required during design implementations
  • Development and execution of test plans which ensure designs meet or exceed specifications
  • Supervision and support of external vendors executing Engineering validations
  • Participate in the review of supporting documentation (user manuals, online help, etc.)
  • Participate in the research of new technology to provide product innovation or problem resolution
  • Adhere to corporate technical standards and processes
  • Help Compliance Engineer with vibration, climatic, and ingress tests
  • Interact with representatives from other Engineering disciplines for product development
  • Participate in product sustaining activities, including fault analysis and corrective actions, component obsolescence, and manufacturing support activities
  • Support installed products where field problems have been identified as required


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent


  • Two to five years of relevant experience including the mechanical design of various mechanical fabrication methods for electronic enclosure designs
  • Experience designing through the entire lifecycle of the product from prototype to final production
  • Strong understanding of CREO 3D Design Software:
    • Proficient in sheet metal design
    • Strong knowledge of machining, die casting, and injection molding design
    • Can produce fabrication drawings
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio)
  • Agile knowledge for Configuration Management for part creation & BOM creation


  • Tolerance analysis using 3 sigma
  • EMC (faraday cage) design
  • Thermal design/simulation using Autodesk CFD
  • Shock and vibration design
  • Ingress protection design
  • Familiarity with cable management and design
  • Label design using Adobe Creative Cloud

March Networks is an equal opportunity employer and supports a diverse workforce.

Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Applicants can make their accommodation needs known to us in their application.

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