Mechanical Design Engineer

The Mechanical Design Engineer will join an innovative, dedicated team in a growing company.  The Mechanical Design Engineer will be encouraged to bring fresh ideas which improve the function, safety, manufacturability, serviceability, aesthetics, and cost of our industrial x-ray systems.

Location: Minnesota Headquarters

Avonix ACE Core Values:

The goal of Avonix Imaging is to achieve mutual success in all that we do.  This principle requires a distinctive culture, which we summarize by “ACE”:

We promise to show up joyful, humble, imperfect, vulnerable, compassionate, curious and grateful to serve others.

We will passionately demonstrate our ability to solve problems through our expertise, judgement and commitment.

We will care enough to try to look through the eyes of others; because we believe it’s We, not Me.

Areas of Responsibility

Will include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Conceptual and detailed design of systems, assemblies, and components
  • Engineering documentation including BOMs, drawings, ECOs, and work instructions
  • Work with vendors to specify components and optimize DFM
  • Support Manufacturing, Field Service, Supply Chain, and Sales

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Will include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Skilled and experienced with SolidWorks and PDM
  • Understanding of Design for Manufacture, Assembly, and Serviceability
  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally with colleagues, management, and customers
  • Ability to work on projects demanding fast design/production cycles
  • Willing and able to travel to customer sites for meetings and site reviews
  • Self-motivated, well-organized, creative, and diligent

Additional Qualifications:

  • Understanding of industrial x-ray imaging systems and components
  • Experience with multi-axis precision motion systems
  • Ability to perform structural analysis and FEA
  • Experience with sheet metal design and fabrication
  • Ability to create renderings and animations for sales and marketing

Experience and Education

Will include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Bachelor’s or Associates Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum of three years of relevant work experience

Certificates, License, Registrations

Will include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Valid drivers license and ability to be insured.
  • US Citizen, Green Card holder or equivalent.
  • Valid passport and ability to travel outside of the United States.


As a team member, you'll have access to incredible employee benefits, which include:

  • Medical Coverage
  • Dental Coverage
  • Vision Coverage
  • Disability Benefits
  • 401k Retirement Plans
  • PTO
  • Training & Certification
  • Professional Development


If you're interested in advancing your career, please view our open positions and submit your resume. If you qualify, a member of our hiring team will reach out to you for next steps.