Our Mission: Through inspired engineering and design, we deliver outstanding solutions that positively impact lives. We use an interdisciplinary development process that combines our diverse engineering experience with creative industrial design solutions. We succeed when our partners succeed – it’s all about solving the most complex challenges by creating transformative technology.

Culture & People: At Goddard, our most important asset is our people. We don't just work together; we thrive together. We foster a culture of collaboration, continuous learning, and mutual support. We believe in taking exceptionally good care of each other because great teams build great solutions. If you are someone who embodies the values of accountability, inspiration, dedication, efficiency, innovation, integrity, quality, and reliability, we want you on our team. Come be a part of a workplace where your ideas are valued, your growth is encouraged, and your contributions make a real impact. Join us in shaping the future of transformative technology – together.


Goddard is seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer with roughly 3-5 years of relevant experience as defined below to join our team in Beverly, MA.

Core relevant skills/experience:

  • Bachelors degree in mechanical engineering or related field
  • Industrial automation
  • Mechanical design and DFX, particularly with respect to sheet metal, machining
  • Robotics
  • 2D drawing creation, GD&T
  • PLM
  • Sustaining engineering

In this role, we will ask you to:

  • 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 knowledge to ensure designs are optimized for manufacturability, serviceability, and sustainability.
  • Work well with clients and as a key member on large project teams.
  • Communicate clearly with team members, senior management, and the client throughout the project.
  • 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 estimate resource requirements, monitor progress and balance/reallocate as needed.
  • Strive to balance strategic planning and tactical execution.
  • 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.
  • Keep all privileged information private and confidential.
  • Be proficient in the latest version of SolidWorks CAD package.
  • 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.