Digital Prospectors Packaging Engineer in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Packaging Engineer

Cambridge, MA

Job Type: Contract

Recruiter: Matthew Thomas at

Phone: 603-772-2700

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Job Title: Packaging Engineer

Location : Cambridge, MA

Duration: 2+ Months

Candidates need to be a US Citizen as the Laboratory is a cleared facility.


  • Work with Design, Documentation, and Manufacturing staff to ensure delivered hardware is compliant with IPC/WHMA-A-620 requirements

  • Work with Design staff to disposition and reconcile manufacturing and inspection feedback to ensure designs are manufacturable per IPC-620 requirements and pass inspection

  • Work with Documentation staff to ensure CAD designs and drawings properly reflect as-built hardware

  • Work with Manufacturing and Inspection personnel to fabricate harnesses compliant with IPC-620

  • Expertise in IPC/WHMA-A-620 is required, and person is expected to bridge between Engineering, Documentation, and Manufacturing to help fabricate harnesses that will pass inspection. Expectation is that person will also help familiarize/educate Draper staff


  • Expert-level familiarity with IPC/WHMA-A-620

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in designing, documenting, and building harnesses in accordance with IPC/WHMA-A-620

  • Bachelor degree in relevant engineering discipline such as Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering is desirable, but not required

  • Proficiency with 3D CAD packages, specifically Pro/Engineer/CREO

  • Proficiency with MS Word, PowerPoint, and Excel

POST-OFFER BACKGROUND CHECK IS REQUIRED. An essential function of this job is physical attendance. Digital Prospectors is an Equal Opportunity Employer which includes providing equal employment opportunity for all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We have placed many talented engineers with this client over the years - If you are qualified - we can get you in!!!

Our client, one of the most prestigious Research and Development Labs in the country, is working on solutions to our nation's most complex defense and commercial related challenges.

The mission is critical and the work is as cutting edge as it is rewarding. The teams are superbly managed groups of world class engineers from all types of interesting and diverse backgrounds – AND THEY ARE HIRING!

Make this your next career move as one of our many long term contractors or employees!

Work as our full time employee with full benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, PTO, Retirement, etc.) – OR - work as a W2 hourly contractor at a higher pay rate if you don't need the benefit package.


Founded in 1999, Digital Prospectors is an award-winning recruiting and consulting firm that specializes in placing contract, contract-to-hire and direct hire engineers into rewarding opportunities with our impressive and ever-growing client base. We believe that all people should love their jobs.

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Phone: 603-772-2700