Design Engineer - Billings, MT

  • Four Nine Design
  • Billings, MT, USA
  • Jun 21, 2022
Full time Design Manufacturing Software

Job Description

Four Nine Design is a small, dynamic high-tech startup in Billings, MT that provides cryogenic research
and development products for academia and industry. Four Nine Design is rapidly growing and has many
exciting opportunities for growth and experience. We are looking for a full-time mechanical engineer to
join our customer facing design team. This person will work directly with the end user to develop
concepts and converge on a final design. This engineer will then release the design to manufacturing,
build, test, and organize a successful delivery and installation of the product. This position requires an
ambitious person who is confident in their engineering abilities yet continually motivated to expand
their skill sets and take on new roles.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Develop cryogenic system components from initial concept through engineering analysis, 3D
modeling and design, to final manufacturing drawing creation.
• Work with manufacturing vendors and in-house machine shop to build released designs
according to machining tolerances and secondary processes specifications.
Required Qualifications:
• BS in Mechanical Engineering or Physics. If Physics, must show heavy mechanical design
background and experience.
• Minimum of five years’ full-time relevant experience designing and building cryogenic vacuum
systems.
• Minimum of three years’ experience with Solidworks design, assembly, and drawings.
• Motivated, self-driven, organized.
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
• Previous experience working in small manufacturing company.
Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience with precision machining and machine tools (lathes, vertical mills, drill presses, etc.)
• Willing to travel nationally and internationally (<<5%).
• Electrical skills, such as soldering, wiring, enclosure design. Also, a foundational understand of
basic circuits.
• Experience with Python scripting language.
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