Senior Mechanical Engineer

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Cornerstone Automation Systems (CASI) is a privately-held, state-of-the-art software, engineering and production company that designs, manufacturers, and implements turnkey intelligent automation systems for warehouse and central pharmacy operations that serve a broad base of industries. The Company is owned by Management and CIC Partners LP, a Dallas-based middle market private equity firm.  For additional information please visit

CASI is seeking a motivated, self-managed individual for a Sr. Mechanical Engineer position.  Successful candidate should have previous hands on experience designing and building machine equipment, a proven record of delivering required designs within project timelines and demonstrated record of delivering complete designs within budgeted costs.

This position reports to the VP of Engineering.  They will play a key leadership role within the central engineering team.   Sr. ME will be a critical part of reinforcing and establishing standards and consistency in the product.  He/she will have responsibility for engineering tasks including design, analysis and drawing creation utilizing Solid Works CAD Software.

Position requirements:

Bachelor’s degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering.  PE a plus.

Minimum of 3-5 years 3D modeling experience.  Solid Works experience.

Lead design decision-making in a manner that supports and balances reliability, high availability and scalability.

Demonstrated experience in working through problems, from concept definition through manufacturing.

Ability to identify and resolve problems in a timely manner; gather and analyze information skillfully; develop alternative solutions; work well in group problem solving situations

Systems integration experience, interface between disciplines (mechanical, machining/fab, electrical, controls, robotics)

Project engineering/project team experience
Strong multitasking ability to juggle multiple time-sensitive demands.

Ability to work with internal and external customers.

Willing to travel. (Up to 10%)


Following are not required but are a definite plus:

Industrial automation experience

Motion control experience

Document revision control

Ability to work with fabrication department to deliver 1st article for inspection

Examples of product improvement and cost reductions

Robotics experience

Electrical experience

Advanced Degree



Planning, scheduling and coordinating the technical and management aspects on all projects.

Review and approve technical design phases of a project.

Ensure effective communication and coordination on assigned projects between all disciplines and parties.

Define, establish and maintain technical standards, specifications and methodologies.

Utilize ingenuity and inventive thinking to evaluate options for design, deriving the best solutions based on sound analytical judgment.

Remain current on new developments in the area of mechanical engineering.

Participate in project design reviews with consistency across the portfolio as well as compliance to established standards, specifications and performance targets.


All successful candidates must have:

Two forms of valid documentation
Ability to pass background check and drug test

Must be authorized to work in the United States



Benefits package including medical, dental and vision insurance along with a profit sharing plan.

Cornerstone Automation Systems LLC is an equal opportunity corporation.

Our company headquartered in North Frisco Texas is a recognized leader in the development of automated distribution center solutions. We manufacture and integrate automated solutions for our customers worldwide with installations in the United States and around the world.

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