SSOE Group

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Job Locations US-TN-Nashville
Full Time


At SSOE, our growth allows us to offer the opportunities normally associated with a large firm, while embracing the collaborative and supportive culture often found in smaller firms. You’ll experience our employee-centric culture that strives to offer a healthy work-life balance, great employee benefits, and a mindset of continuous learning.


SSOE is looking to hire an Senior Mechanical Engineer to join our team allowing the selected individual with the opportunity to participate in the design of state-of-the-art industrial and manufacturing facilities for the world’s leading companies.


As an Senior Mechanical Engineer, you will be responsible for working with other contributing mid-senior level Mechanical Engineers and design teams to create exciting and complex designs that incorporate some of the latest design techniques, while ensuring that all specifications are met, and to ensure timely completion of projects. 


The following duties are typical of the position but are not all encompassing. Responsibilities include those required to deliver quality service on schedule and within budget in a team environment.

  • Has full technical responsibility for interpreting, organizing, executing, and coordinating large mechanical engineering assignments with overall responsibility for budget adherence, schedule adherence, quality control, and inter-discipline coordination. This includes, but is not limited to, the stamping/sealing of one's drawings/documents as well as drawings/documents done as the professional in "responsible charge" as defined by the applicable statute of jurisdiction.
  • May plan and develop engineering projects concerned with unique or controversial problems, offering highly specialized knowledge and skills in a particular branch of engineering.
  • Maintains liaison with individuals within and outside the firm with responsibility for acting independently on technical matters pertaining to the chosen field.
  • Supervision received is essentially administrative and assignments given in terms of broad general objectives and limits.
  • May plan, organize, supervise, and review the work of a team of engineers and designers working on the same assigned project.
  • Takes a very active part in client contact and business development activities. Prepares or supervises preparation of contract proposals and participates in presentations.
  • Meets regularly with client to define project scope, present project progress, and assure client satisfaction.
  • Accepts or rejects major items involving materials, equipment, manufacturer's quality, and field construction.
  • Maintains continuing professional education as detailed in registered states' voluntary or mandatory requirements.
  • Travel required.


  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering and full professional registration required.
  • Three (3) or more years of experience with SSOE as an Engineer 5, or same educational and registration requirements with twelve (12) or more years of related practical experience with former employer(s).
  • Valid driver's license required. May be waived for international assignments.
  • Salary Range: $125,000-$150,000/year depending on location, education, experience, and any certifications that are directly related to the position. 
  • Benefits include health, dental and vision insurance, life insurance, 401K, PTO & paid holidays.  
  • SSOE offers ownership opportunities to all employees at the Associate level and above.  This position, based on experience, is a position that will allow you an opportunity to become a shareholder of SSOE.  As an employee-owned firm, being a shareholder provides additional level of earning and investment to our group of owners.


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