We are a dynamic fast growing company with a strong supportive culture. In addition to a growing team in Israel we are building international sales, marketing and customer support organisation. Highcon is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome diversity.Fields of interest include: material technology, lasers & optics, software, mechanical engineering and integration. Even if there is not a current position but you have the relevant experience in the above disciplines then we would like to hear from you here.

Mechanical Engineer

Yavne - HQ · Full-time · Intermediate

About The Position



Highcon Systems LTD is seeking a creative, experienced and highly motivated
Mechanical Engineer, for R&D mechanics team, to research, design, develop and
analyze subsystems and mechanisms for a digital cutting and creasing machine.



  • Lead product PLC  from concept to engineering release, including design, development,
    testing and field validation of new and existing  products,  to meet program deliveries.
  • Develop new and often unconventional design concepts and test methodologies.
  • Perform classical engineering analysis on designs, conduct engineering stress analysis,
    fatigue, vibration analysis using both conventional engineering tools and through
    computer simulation software.
  • Produce detail engineering and assembly drawings for manufacturing, define and perform
    lab tests for verification and conformance of design outputs to meet the design inputs.
  • Generate and review design documentation, procedures,  reports and other documentation
    associated with the mechanical design
  • Investigate new and existing technologies that can be effectively applied to
    Highcon products and markets.
  • Customer support, problem solving, root cause analysis and understanding of system
    level failure modes. 
  • Work with other functions to understand and align on product requirements, development
    needs and translate them into working engineering specifications.
  • Communicate and coordinate activities and development work across different functions and divisions.




Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience - minimum  3 years


Knowledge and skills

  • SolidWorks experience with a working knowledge of PLM - must
  • High degree of creativity, with analytical mindset, engineering and communication skills - must
  • Team player, hands on individual with problem solving skills - must
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, mastery in English  - must
  • Completed at least one design cycle of multidisciplinary subsystem from requirements to
    implementation - must
  • Capable of working in high risk profile, dynamic environment - must
  • Knowledge in manufacturing technologies, materials, coatings and quality control - advantage
  • Experience in paper handling systems - advantage
  • Experience in motion systems and control - advantage
  • Experience in leading R&D sub-contractors and vendors - advantage
  • Knowledge in dynamics, fluid mechanics and physics - advantage

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