Manufacturing Mechanical Quality Engineer (Manufacturing, Production, Quality, ISO, Heat Exchanger)


About the Position


Altex is developing high performance heat exchangers and thermal management systems, for use in military and commercial energy and power markets. The military product line is growing substantially, and a position is open for a dynamic candidate, with engineering background for maintaining the quality of the final product, by managing the quality of the parts and assemblies that are delivered by the suppliers and contract manufacturers, to ensure that the MIL SPEC product meets the required quality standard and the specifications, for shipment to the customer. The position requires a BS in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering, with degree (MS) or BS Minor in Quality, with 2 years of experience with Quality, related to mechanical systems. Position and responsibilities will be based on candidate review.


The candidate who shows superior capabilities in some or all of the below job functions will be considered






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Company Overview and Benefits


Altex Technologies Corporation ( has been developing and commercializing innovative energy solutions, which are clean, quiet, efficient and cost effective, since 1985.  Innovations currently being developed include heat exchangers for military vehicles, condensers for utility power systems and industrial/commercial cooling systems, and recuperative heat exchangers for supercritical CO2 power systems, which are driven by waste heat, nuclear, biomass, fossil and concentrated solar energy sources.  In addition, Altex is developing combined heat and power systems, biomass to power systems, biomass to drop in liquid fuels conversion systems, fuel processors and fuel cell systems, and low NOx combustors and pollution abatement reactors.  Our clients include U. S. government agencies (e. g. DOE, EPA, DOA, DARPA, Army, Navy, Marines and Air Force), state agencies (California Energy Commission and California Air Resources Board), and many energy, environmental, and defense equipment manufacturers, throughout the world, including multibillion dollar companies.  Altex is located in Sunnyvale, California, and provides competitive salaries and benefits.


Altex provides very competitive benefits packages, to all full time employees.  Employees are provided three weeks Paid Time Off (PTO), and ten days of paid holidays.  Altex insurance programs cover medical, dental, vision, worker’s compensation, and life insurance.  Altex also has a retirement plan, which employees are entitled to after one year of continuous employment with the company.  This plan includes a tax deferred retirement account, which the employee controls, through a family of mutual funds.  Historically, the company has contributed 5-10% of the employee’s base salary to the employee’s account.  In addition, bonus targets are set at the beginning of each yearly review period, which are executed if the staff meets the mutually agreed to objectives.  Our interest in the setting of the compensation package is to ensure that the staff member is rewarded for their efforts, at Altex.


How to Apply


Please send your resume to with Subject “Manufacturing Mechanical Quality Engineer”.