About Goddard: Founded in 1997, Goddard is a dynamic, full-service product development and engineering firm specializing in the design and development of medical technology, life science and industrial products. Drawing from the collective expertise of its experienced designers and engineers, Goddard’s mission is to deliver outstanding solutions that positively impact lives.

Why you should join us:

Project diversification: Our teams have helped to re-imagine and build products ranging from implantable heart pumps to boat monitors to flying cars.

On-site partnership model: Our engineers become a part of our clients’ team. Many of our clients opt to host our engineers on-site for the duration of their project. Every Thursday, the entire Goddard staff gathers in our Beverly and San Diego offices to discuss projects. The upshot? No matter where you are, you’re always supported by the whole team.

We care about culture: From our “dress-for-your-day” policy, Athletic Club and Women’s Network to social hours and summer Fridays, we believe in taking care of our teammates.


Goddard is seeking a Senior Mechanical Engineer with 5+ years of relevant experience as defined below to join our team in Beverly, MA.

Core relevant skills/experience:

  • Industrial automation
  • Mechanical design and DFX, particularly with respect to sheet metal, machining
  • Robotics
  • 2D drawing creation, GD&T
  • PLM
  • Sustaining engineering
  • Project management


In this role, we will ask you to:

  • Lead, advise and assist in the design and execution of projects from initiation to completion, ensuring on-time submission of deliverables.
  • Work with teams to design and test mechanical concepts for overall packaging strategies, mechanisms, and parts – all while balancing function, appearance, form, and budgetary requirements.
  • Provide DFX expertise to ensure designs are optimized for manufacturability, serviceability, and sustainability.
  • Lead a team of engineers to execute projects and provide guidance to junior team members.
  • Work independently with clients or as a lead/team member on larger projects.
  • Manage and facilitate client interactions with clear communication as it relates to deliverables, design reviews and deadlines.
  • Communicate to senior management any significant deviations from project plans.
  • Coordinate internal team staffing and budget requirements for projects.
  • Be a positive and success-oriented individual who is familiar with the latest product development, production, and rapid-prototype methodologies.
  • Work with team members to resolve conflicts among resources and between clients and engineering teams.
  • Remain apprised of the progress of certain projects, paying particular attention to any developing problems, and participate in major problem resolutions.
  • Be proficient in the latest version of SolidWorks CAD package.
  • Keep all privileged information private and confidential.
  • Travel as needed (valid driver’s license and vehicle required).


About you:

  • You are a strong communicator, creative thinker, and team player.
  • You are excited at the prospect of working on a diverse array of projects.
  • You are energized by solving tough problems and tackling challenges head on.


Please note: Applicants must be authorized to work for ANY employer in the U.S.  We are unable to sponsor or take over sponsorship of any employment Visa at this time.  

Goddard believes that everyone is entitled to fair opportunities and equal employment rights. We comply with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination in hiring and the terms and conditions of employment including, but not limited to, compensation, promotion, discipline, or termination. Goddard is firm on its policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants on the basis of qualification and merit and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, veteran status, public assistance status, membership or activity in a local commission, or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable local, state, and federal laws.

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