Xerox Mechanical Designer in Webster, New York


Xerox Corporation is looking for a talented and dedicated mechanical CAD designer to work in a fast-paced, multi-disciplinary product development environment to conceptualize, model, and design cutting edge mechanical hardware used in various printing systems. Xerox Corporation is an industry leader in monochrome and color printing with a product portfolio designed to support the needs of a wide customer base spanning from office equipment to high quality, high productivity systems in the production space. These systems enable high quality output for Xerox Customers by utilizing inkjet, UV, and xerographic marking technologies to print on a variety of paper, specialty media, and 3D objects.

The mechanical designer will be responsible for conceptualizing and designing mechanical parts and assemblies (custom sheet metal, plastic, and precision machined parts, motors, actuators, sensing hardware, etc.) for use in a variety of Xerox products. He/she will also be involved in other stages of product development including prototype part procurement and validation, documenting product configuration changes, production vendor selection, and manufacturing problem support. The candidate will work closely with senior designers, engineers, and technicians to design a system that meets customer requirements while being manufacturable, serviceable, and cost effective.

Essential Functions:

  • Work with team of engineers and technicians to brainstorm ideas and select optimum design concept

  • Use NX to design hardware, create drawings, and manage BOM (bill of materials)

  • Conduct tolerance studies as required

  • Work effectively with cross-functional team to accomplish system-level design deliverables

  • Work with internal model shop / non-production buyers to procure prototype parts

  • Install/assemble prototype parts for design validation

  • Participate in supplier discussions

  • Utilize Xerox’s configuration management tool to update product configuration and obtain program approval for design changes

  • Provide problem support for manufacturing


  • AAS in Mechanical Design/CAD (or similar) with minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

  • Experience with CAD applications (NX preferred) and Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, etc.)

  • Strong mechanical aptitude (hands on experience preferred)

  • Possess good oral and written communication skills

  • Highly self-motivated, resourceful individual who works well with limited supervision and has good attention to detail

  • Possess a strong desire to learn

  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes (machining, molding, forming, etc) a plus

Xerox is a leader in diversified employment to support our future growth. Xerox also provides many professional development opportunities to help our engineers be successful and grow their expertise. Some of these opportunities include: Six Sigma Training, Shainin Problem Solving, and Statistical Software Training. There is also a large learning and support structure within the Xerox engineering community.

Xerox is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion or belief, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, military/veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical or mental disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws. People with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation to apply or compete for employment with Xerox should contact (in the US) .

Title: Mechanical Designer

Location: New York-Webster

Requisition ID: 17003042

Virtual/work from home? No