Mechanical Engineer Team Leader

Yavne - HQ - Full-time - Senior


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



  • Team management      
  • Manage a team of mechanical engineers.
  • Manage sub-contractors designers.
  • Prepare and manage project work plans.
  • Manage multi-disciplinary workgroups.
  • Ownership from concept to engineering release, including design, development, testing, and field validation of new and existing products, to meet program deliveries.
  • Perform engineering analysis on designs.
  • Produce detailed engineering and assembly drawings for manufacturing.
  • Prepare test plans 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.
  • 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 translates them into working engineering specifications.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Experience - a minimum of 5 years.
  • Minimum of 1 year as a team leader or similar.

 Knowledge and skills

  • CAD experience with a working knowledge of PLM – must.
  • A high degree of creativity, with an 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 the multi-disciplinary subsystem from requirements to implementation.
  • Experience in paper handling systems - an advantage
  • Experience in motion systems and control - an advantage