Junior MCAD Designer

Livermore, California, United States | Full-time


Augustine Consulting Inc. (ACI), an established provider of software engineering, technology, system integration, and select services to the Government, is currently seeking a Junior MCAD Designer.  The junior designer will apply technical judgment based upon engineering principles in the design and development of innovative products; utilize creativity to formulate design concepts that meet the form, fit, and functional requirements for new product concepts; use physical and computational simulation, analysis, and design trade studies as inherent activities of product development; ensure design feasibility from a manufacturing and product maintenance perspective; communicate design options and recommended approach to product development teams, stakeholders, and manufacturing partners.


This position’s duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Initiating, designing, developing, executing, and evaluating new processes and products
  • Producing designs, models, and product definition of complex objects
  • Determining product requirements based on user needs
  • Establishing design criteria and resolving problems of design
  • Using CAD application software to develop electrical or mechanical design concepts
  • Creating design definition documentation utilizing Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) ensuring that the design can be effectively manufactured and inspected
  • Evaluating design options using optimization techniques
  • Generating fabrication drawings, assembly drawings and files for manufacturing, assembly, and test
  • Specifying materials, equipment, and supplies required to complete product development and may evaluate vendor capabilities to provide required products or services
  • Establishing and reviewing design methods and procedures and preparing design specifications, analyses, and recommendations for presentation and approval
  • May provide the necessary documentation to successfully deploy the product in the field
  • In particular MCAD Designers shall:
  • Design devices, components, apparatus, systems or equipment
  • Provide annotation and BOM generation
  • Conduct mathematical and statistical analyses

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must possess an Associate's Degree in a relevant engineering technology field from a Community College or an accredited Technical Institute plus a minimum of six (6) years of experience.  Or, a Bachelor's or Master's degree in relevant engineering technology field plus a minimum of four (4) years of experience.
  • Thorough knowledge of and applied experience with scientific and engineering methods.
  • Thorough knowledge of and experience with designing, planning, and executing design, and development projects.
  • Demonstrated ability to team across disciplines.
  • Ability to understand and interpret various design documents, such as drawings and schematics.
  • Ability to use and apply standard computer aided design (CAD) or computer aided manufacturing (CAM) principles, theories, concepts, and techniques.
  • Working knowledge of GD&T.
  • Demonstrated technical judgment in selecting methods and techniques for product development.
  • Ability to apply configuration management principles to manage design authorization and change.
  • Ability to work closely with customers and suppliers to define expectations and mutual responsibilities.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen.
  • Must be able to obtain a Q level security clearance.

Pay and Benefits:

Augustine Consulting Inc. offers a robust benefits package which include:

Competitive Salary.

Comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision plans with optional Health Savings Account (HSA).

Safe Harbor Retirement savings and company match.