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.

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Yavne - HQ

About The Position

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


·        Lead multidisciplinary product PLC from concept to engineering release, including design, development, testing and validation of new and existing products, to meet program deliveries.

·        Manage R&D subcontractors

·        Develop new and often unconventional design concepts and test methodologies.

·        Perform design analysis and optimization.

·        Investigate new and existing technologies that can be effectively applied to Highcon products and markets.

·        Drive root cause investigation and understanding of system level failure modes.

·        Communicate and coordinate activities and development work across different functions and divisions.



Education and Experience

·        Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering

·        Master's (graduate) degree in technical discipline - advantage

·        Experience – R&D engineer minimum 5 years

Knowledge and skills

·        CAD experience with a working knowledge of PDM - must

·        Extensive knowledge in manufacturing technologies, materials and coatings - advantage

·        High degree of creativity, with analytical mindset, engineering and communication skills – must

·        Experience in sub-contractors management – advantage

·        Excellent problem solving skills; hands on individual willing and capable of supporting the manufacturing and service - advantage

·        Strong knowledge in structural and solid mechanics, dynamics, fluid mechanics and physics - must

·        Capable of working in high risk profile, dynamic environment - must

·        Experience in design of paper handling multidisciplinary projects - advantage

·        Strong written and verbal communication skills, mastery in English

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