Mechanical Design Engineer

Company Description

Benetel is a leading developer of small cell 4G and 5G base stations and remote radio units for public and private cellular networks. Benetel develops and supplies O-RAN compliant O-RUs and has integrated with multiple O-DU platforms extending from those from the leading vendors to completely open-source solutions. Our ambitions are to build on these successes to be a world-leading O-RU vendor with technically differentiated products serving specialised market segment needs.

Mechanical Design Engineer – Telecoms, Thermal, Antenna, Radio, PCB

Job description


The Mechanical Design Engineer will join an A-team developing the next generation 5G radio products integrating high-end disciplines to achieve high capacity of wireless connectivity.

The Mechanical Design Engineer will engage with an experienced cross-disciplinary staff to conceive and design innovative products. You will be responsible to drive key aspects of product definition, product design, testing & qualification and support to Ops for production.


  • 5+ years of proven hands-on experience in full life cycle mechanical design for the electronics industry (essential) .
  • Advantageous would be specific experience in: antennas, radios, waveguides, PCB integration, high thermal load electronics (preferable) etc.
  • Basic knowledge of manufacturing techniques/requirements – Injection molding, castings, machining, extrusion; rolling, metal bending etc., to ensure the mechanical design is manufacturable.
  • Good experience of tolerance analysis and able to optimize the cost, keeping in view CTC (Critical to cost) and CTQ (Critical to quality) parameters.
  • Experience of designing products to meet compliance standards (like ETSI, FCC) including reliability testing for storage, operation and survival as per international standards
  • Integrate and ability to work in cross discipline environment.
  • Design documentation, technical reports and presentation as required.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative, hands-on entrepreneurial environment

Advantageous Experience

  • Good theoretical and practical exposure of different materials and structural analysis of products for outdoor use in different wind load, corrosion and ice load environment.
  • Good hands on experience of the structure design of load bearing parts & modelling software – such as Solid works & Ansys FEA (stress analysis)
  • Experience of designing outdoor products or products designed to meet antenna and radio requirements for corrosion, wind load, ice load, humidity, shock, temperature variation, water ingress, drop test etc as per the regulatory requirements of ETSI, ASTM, ISO and others

Essential Qualification

  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering/related discipline or equivalent Industry experience.

Preferable Qualifications

  • Work experience at any major antenna or radio manufacturer as mechanical design engineer.
  • MS/PhD with commercial experience of mechanical antenna/ODU design

“We do not require the assistance of agencies at this time or accept applications from such agencies”

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