Mechanical Engineer Physicist

  • HP,
  • Palo Alto, CA
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3D, Firmware, Materials, Mechanical, Mechanical Engineer, Physics, Project, Research, Simulation, Testing
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

The Print Adjacencies and 3D lab at HP Laboratories in Palo Alto, California, is seeking an outstanding innovative physicist or mechanical engineer to join its elite R&D team working on breakthrough technologies including a new card display technology and next generation printing platforms.

The new engineer would work with a team of leading engineers which includes physicists, mechanical engineers, material science engineers, chemists and software engineers to impact HP-s business and products through fundaments research and applied science.

The job involves fundamental understanding of complex imaging and printing systems, designing, fabricating, and testing of complex platforms, robots, and tools. The applicant will plan and conduct experiments to diagnose and improve press operation and to test alternative subsystem designs. Innovate in a broad range of technical areas to solve multidisciplinary problems, addressing issues which involve materials properties, chemistry, physics, thermal design, fluid flow, and control systems. Use current computer-aided design and simulation tools.

Job qualifications
  • Demonstrated ability to define and implement innovative research experiments, focused so that they enable breakthroughs in engineering practice.
  • Demonstrated ability to invent and design involving multidisciplinary approaches is highly desirable.
  • Deep knowledge in physics, mechanical engineering, materials properties, thermal design, fluid flow, and control systems.
  • Strong theoretical and experimental background.
  • Highly self-motivated individual with conscientious work habits, articulate, and able to collaborate effectively with other members of the project team.
  • 5 years or more of experience in a similar R&D environment is needed.
  • This position is open for an outstanding Ph.D. in Physics or Mechanical Engineering.

The team research area spans:

  • Physics
  • Mechanics
  • Materials Sci.
  • Electrics
  • Chemistry
  • Firmware
  • Software
  • Automation
  • Control systems
  • 3D printing
  • Digital printing
  • New platforms
  • Research
  • Products

Other guidance:
  • Please include your GPA
  • Please share with us work that you did and can be shared (non-confidential) of mechanical systems, machinery, things you built etc. Photos could also help.


Company Information

At HP, we believe in the power of ideas. We use ideas to put technology to work for everyone. And we believe that ideas thrive best in a culture of teamwork. That is why everyone - at every level in every function, is encouraged to have original ideas, to express them and to share them. We trust anything can be achieved if you really believe in it, and we will invest in your ideas to change lives and the way people work. This vision is what sets us apart as a company. At HP we work across borders, and without limits. Global virtual teams share resources and pool their big ideas to solve business issues and meet personal goals. Everyone is valued for the unique skills, experiences and perspective they bring. That’s how we work at HP. And this is how ideas and people grow. HP is a proven leader in personal systems and printing, delivering innovations that empower people to create, interact, and inspire like never before. We leverage our strong financial position to extend our leadership in traditional markets and invest in exciting new technologies. HP has an impressive portfolio and strong innovation pipeline across areas such as: blended reality technology (our unique Sprout by HP will change the way people do things), 3D printing, multi-function printing, Ink in the office, tablets, phablets, notebooks, and mobile workstations. We’re looking for visionaries who are ready to make an impact on the way the world works. At HP, the future’s yours to create!
Dice Id : 90919809
Position Id : 3030213