IDEX Mechanical Engineer in Rochester, New York

Title: Mechanical Engineer

Business Unit: Pulsafeeder EPO


2883 Brighton-Henrietta TL Rd

Rochester, New York, 14623

United States

Function: Engineering



The Mechanical Engineer is responsible for the design of new and current Pulsafeeder products, while working in a fast-paced, goal-driven, team environment. It is essential the Engineer is well versed in the methods of rapid new product development and demonstrate creativity, problem solving, and independent judgement.


  • Engineers current, new, or resulting products:

oDevelops and executes a new product development plan in accordance with Pulsafeeder process.

oWorks with Marketing to transform requirements into product specifications.

oApplies creativity and advanced Mechanical Engineering theories, methods, and techniques to achieve reliable and cost effectively compliant design.

oDesigns in compliance with applicable agency standards (e.g. API675, CE, ATEX, IECEx)

oWorks hands-on to develop, test and evaluates product designs.

oPrepares and presents project and technical design reviews.

oDevelops design validation test plans.Oversees/performs lab testing and documents test results.

oWorks cross functionally with Supply Chain and Quality to evaluate parts manufactured.

oParticipates in manufacturing work instruction creation and training.

oAssists in the development of customer facing documentation including cut sheets, user manuals and product selection guides.

oWorks with Sales, Marketing and external customers to ensure the product solution meets the customer’s expectations and requirements.

  • Investigates, prepares and implements engineering change notices.

  • Provides technical consultation with factory and field company personnel, customers, and distributors.

  • Makes intellectual property disclosures and assist company with applications.

  • Willing and able to undertake domestic and international travel in support of business needs.

  • Assists with other projects as needed by management




  • High proficiency in solid modeling and analysis (Solidworks preferred, FEA/CFD)

  • Working knowledge of hydraulic systems including operation, design and integration of instrumentation

  • 1 3 years of experience designing mechanical systems

  • Intermediate knowledge of positive displacement pumps, mechanical seals, and electrical instrumentation

  • Experience designing for conventional manufacturing methods - sand, investment and die casting, CNC machining and injection molded plastic manufacturing. Experience with additive manufacturing (3D printing) methods desirable.

  • Experience with electro-mechanical assemblies desirable

  • Familiarity with API675 agency standards desirable

  • Familiarity with DFSS, DFM, FMEA, and Risk Assessment methodologies


  • BS in Mechanical Engineering

  • At least 1 3+ years related design experience


  • Strong project management and multi-tasking skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to build strong peer and customer relationships

  • Ability to work independently and proactively to manage multiple projects

  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks, assignments, and projects simultaneously

IDEX is an equal opportunity employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

REQ ID: 2147