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IDEX NPD Mechanical Engineer II in Rochester, New York

If you’re looking for a special place to build or grow your career, you’ve found it. Whether you’re an experienced professional, a recent college graduate or somewhere in between, IDEX is a place where you can apply your existing skills and learn new ones in an environment where you can make an impact.

With interesting opportunities in engineering, marketing, sales, supply chain, operations, HR, finance, and more across more than 40 diverse businesses ( around the globe, chances are, we have something special for you.


The New Product Development Engineer II is responsible for overseeing the design of new and current Pulsafeeder products, while working in a fast-paced, goal-oriented, team environment. It is essential the Engineer is experienced in the methods of rapid new product development and demonstrates creativity, problem solving, and independent judgement.


  • Engineers current, new, or derivative products:

  • Works cross-functionally to contribute to all aspects of a development project from concept to launch.

  • Develops and executes a technical development plan in accordance with Pulsafeeder process.

  • Works with Marketing to transform requirements into product specifications.

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

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

  • Works hands-on to develop, test, and evaluate product designs.

  • Prepares and presents project and technical design reviews.

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

  • Works cross functionally with Supply Chain and Quality to evaluate purchased and manufactured parts.

  • Participates in manufacturing work instruction creation and training.

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

  • Works 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 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

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities


  • Basic demonstrated competencies surrounding troubleshooting

  • 3-5 years of experience designing mechanical systems preferred

  • Experience in participating in problem analysis projects

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

  • 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

  • Familiarity with API675 agency standards required

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

  • Basic Computer skills (Excel, Word, etc.)

  • Experience in a manufacturing environment is required.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering Technology required with 3+ years’ experience


  • Understands G,D&T terms and applications

  • Theoretical and working knowledge of hydraulic systems, equipment, and instrumentation

  • Knowledge of computational fluid dynamics

  • Working knowledge of statistics and application

  • Able to take ownership of your work and quickly address issues

  • Able to deliver results through collaboration with a multi-disciplinary team.

  • Ability to build strong peer and customer relationships

  • Able to convert feedback into action

Physical Environment and Environmental Factors

Office Environment (%)

  • Sitting

  • Computer and keyboard use

  • Standing

Production Floor (%)

  • Walking

  • Standing

  • Eye protection – safety glasses

  • Foot protection – steel toes shoes

  • Ability to lift to 50 pounds without assistance

  • Authorization to work in the US on an on-going basis

Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?

Total Rewards

The compensation range for this position is $72,600.00 - $108,800.00, depending on experience. This position may be eligible for performance based bonus plan.

Benefits Package

Our comprehensive U.S. benefit offerings include: Health benefits, 401(k) retirement savings program with company match, PTO, and more. More information on our benefits and rewards can be found on our career page:

IDEX is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. IDEX gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other consideration or protected category made unlawful by federal, state or local laws (Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled).

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Job Family: Engineering

Business Unit: Pulsafeeder EPO