Senior Mechanical Engineer

Job Category: R&D Engineering

Location: Boston (MA, US)

G&H offer exciting and rewarding opportunities for motivated and talented people to join a team of like-minded, highly skilled colleagues who want to grow and succeed with our company.

Hiring talent to complement and grow our current teams’ skills and capabilities is a strategic priority to enable our plans for growth.

Our seven business locations in the United States and four UK-based businesses employ across a broad range of functions including engineering and process, manufacturing, product management, supply chain and customer services, quality assurance, continuous improvement, compliance and finance.


This position is based in our Boston, MA facility and will focus on the design and development of new passive & active fiber-based components and modules with applications primarily in the Aerospace & Defense (A&D) sector with additional target markets in industrial, telecommunications, and bio-photonics areas. You will be working with colleagues across the business, including product management and business development to support new commercial opportunities as well as operations, supporting technology transfer to manufacture. This is an exciting opportunity to join a multidisciplinary team developing cutting-edge products for applications in air/space-born navigation systems, aerospace sensors, satellite communications, industrial sensing, and biomedical imaging.

Job Responsibilities

  • Support the business technology through mechanical development on fiber-optic components and modules.
  • Responsible for mechanical design of active and passive fiber optic components and modules.
  • Support the Manufacturing Center engineering teams in transferring new products into production through product design and tooling and fixturing design.
  • Assist with requirements capture and specification definition, sensitivity analysis, reliability analysis, as required
  • Work with Business Development and Engineering teams to support new opportunities and generate solutions for customers
  • Drive products from design and prototyping though following NPI process
  • Generate engineering reports, presentations, and white papers as required.
  • Travel expected to be <5% of the time

Knowledge, Skills and Experience


  • Strong working knowledge of SolidWorks.
  • Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering; MSME preferred
  • Capable of working across different disciplines and functions within the business as well as working with customers.


  • Good knowledge of photonic components and sub-systems is strongly preferred
  • In-depth knowledge of fiber-optic technology and its applications in A&D, Life Sciences, and Industrial market sectors is preferred.
  • Understanding of Telcordia, MIL and/or ECSS qualification standards

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