High Precision Devices, Inc. (HPD) is a successful and growing 25-year-old Boulder precision instrument R&D and manufacturing business. HPD builds complex scientific instruments that integrate ultra-low temperature cryogenics with precision mechanics, vacuum, optics, and electronics. At HPD we pride ourselves in the relationships we build with our clients and how many of them see us as partners, rather than vendors.
Recent accolades for HPD include
Boulder 2019 Entrepreneurial Company of the Year
2019 Manufacturer’s Edge Outstanding Contract Manufacturer, a finalist
Colorado Photonics Industry Association’s 2018 Photonics Company of the Year
2018 BizWest 2018 IQ Awards, a finalist
We are seeking a Mechanical Engineer with at least 5 years of experience. Advanced degrees may be substituted for experience. Responsibilities will include design engineering, analysis, documentation, prototyping, product development, testing, and sustaining engineering.
Your background MUST include:
Extensive SolidWorks experience.
Strong physics and math knowledge.
Experience with precision mechanics, mechanisms, instruments (cryogenics experience is a definite plus).
Understanding of materials properties, manufacturing processes.
Minimum education of a BSME degree or equivalent.
HPD is a challenging, demanding, and fulfilling work environment. It is essential that employees are excellent communicators and team players in addition to having a high level of technical expertise. It is expected that HPDemployees exhibit uncompromising professionalism and ethics in interactions with HPD internal staff as well as externally with customers and vendors.
As a member of the HPD family, you will work closely with our clients, team of engineers, and manufacturing specialists to create equipment that enables scientists to explore new topics with leading-edge technologies in fields as diverse as atmospheric science, precision medicine, and quantum and superconducting computing. Are you excited about pushing your boundaries? Are you energized by helping scientists discover more about the world? Our team has developed critical, custom equipment for partners such as NASA and LIGO and we need additional creative scientists to keep pace with client demand for new instrument development.
HPD is a challenging, demanding, and fulfilling work environment. It is essential that employees are excellent communicators and team players in addition to having a high level of technical expertise. HPD expects employees to exhibit uncompromising professionalism and ethics in interactions with staff, clients and vendors.
HPD is in beautiful Boulder, Colorado, home to The University of Colorado, NIST, NOAA, and other government labs. Boulder is a city famous for well-being, arts, climbing, road cycling, and beer. Boulder is the #1 happiest city in America, according to the National Geographic Gallup Special Index and has extensive network of bike lanes, and bike paths that meander throughout the city. With 300 days of sunshine each year and plenty of things to do outside, we make sure we enjoy the beautiful area where we live. HPD is well connected to the bike trail network of Boulder and Boulder County, and we frequently visit the park behind the office for fresh air, the dog park, and wildlife such as the owls that return every spring.
HPD provides a flexible 9/80 work schedule and has a full benefits package including health-, dental-, vision-, life-, and disability insurance, and Simple IRA.
Pay rate is commensurate with experience.
Please send resume and CV along with cover letter to HR@HPD-ONLINE.COM -- No phone calls.
The interview process typically includes one or more phone interviews, one or more on-site interviews, and conversations with references.
About High Precision Devices
High Precision Devices, Inc. (HPD) is a successful and growing 25 year old Boulder business specializing in precision instrument R&D and manufacturing. HPD builds devices that integrate ultra-low temperature cryogenics with precision mechanics, vacuum, optics, and electronics.HPD offers a flexible work schedule and has a full benefit package including health insurance, Simple IRA, disability insurance, life insurance, etc.HPD has a staff of about 50 enthusiastic team members.