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Dr. Rafiuddin Mohammad

PhD from JNCASR, India with a solid background in engineering and data science.
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$30.00/hr
PhD (Engineering Mechanics Unit)
India

Skills: 1. Machine Learning. 2. Data Analysis. 3. Writing. 4. Applied Mathematics. 5. Numerical Modelling.

$30.00/hr
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Dr. Anghel Cernescu

Mechanical Engineering and Research Consulting
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$50.00/hr
PhD
United Kingdom

Mechanics of Materials; Fatigue and Fracture Mechanics; Composite Materials; Numerical Methods in Solid Mechanics; www.anghelcernescu.com

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Bill Kaltenekker

Physicist, mathematician, electro-mechanical engineer, computer programmer, research/equipment/process manuals writer.
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$50.00/hr
BS, MS Physics, minor in mathematics
United States

I am a 77 year old semi-retired electro-mechanical engineer and physicist with some 40 plus years of experience in industry and science. I have...

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Dr. Xavier Sethu

Industrial Designer | Materials Engineer | Data Analyst
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$30.00/hr
Research Fellow in Friction Stir Welding
India

A proactive, relentless multidisciplinary researcher with 2+ years of experience in Material Science and Engineering. Currently working as a de...

$30.00/hr
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Dr. Alessio Martini

Reliability & Machine Learning Engineer
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$75.00/hr
Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering (Energy)
Italy

I hold a Master Degree in Mechanical Engineer (Energy & Process Engineering specialization) and a Ph.D. in Computer Science applied to ...

$75.00/hr
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Dr. Sharvari Dhote

Multidisciplinary researcher with 10+ years of experience in defining, writing, executing & publishing research.
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$40.00/hr
Ph.D.
Canada

I am an accomplished multidisciplinary research professional with 10+ years of experience in technology development, mathematical modelling, si...

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Dr. Chung Chu

"Hands on" approach to product development and analysis
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$25.00/hr
PhD Chemistry
United Kingdom

Specification and sourcing of lasers for gas analysis NIR & MIR laser spectroscopy Cavity based optical spectroscopy: CRDS, CEAS, CERP...

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Dr. Kostas Myronidis

PhD Student at the University of Bath in Advanced Composite Materials
Masters in Mechanical Engineering
United Kingdom

Engineering Design, FEA, Composite Materials are main topics of interest. Proficient use of LabView, Abaqus and good knowledge of Ansys, MATLAB...

Dr. Paolo Sanchez

Medical Devices R&D | Validation and Verification following Q/RA | Computational simulation applied to MD
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$50.00/hr
PhD Engineering
United Kingdom

Doctor in Engineering specialised in medical devices research and development. Focused on validation and verification of development processes ...

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Dr. Muhammad Usama Siddiqui

Expert in Nonlinear FEA, Computational modeling of composites, Solar systems modeling | 10+ years experience, 20+ papers
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$20.00/hr
PhD
Pakistan

I have a PhD in Mechanical Engineering and have been working as a Mechanical Engineering for over ten years. In my career, I have worked in a ...

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Dr. Paranjayee Mandal

Materials Engineer. Expertise in PVD coatings, Tribology, Titanium alloys, Nickel superalloys, Metal forming.
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$55.00/hr
PhD
United Kingdom

My expertise is in the field of PVD coatings, Tribology in coating and metal forming, microstructural evolution of aerospace alloys, advanced m...

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Sean Lyttle

Development Engineer | Technical Writer
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$50.00/hr
Switzerland

I am a mechanical engineer with a Master's degree in Robotics, Systems and Control. I currently develop experimental medical devices for mi...

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fernando escajadillo

mechanical engineer with 10 years of experience in industrial design and machine design
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$20.00/hr
mechanical engineer
Peru

I am a mechanical engineer with ten years of experience in machine design, structural elements, design of thermal equipment, engineering produ...

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Sarkis Kazandjian

Experienced mechanical engineer | MSME from Mississippi State University
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$50.00/hr
M.S. in Mechanical Engineering
United States

Sarkis is a passionate mechanical engineer with demonstrated history working in the electrical/electronics manufacturing industry. He earned an...

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Onesmus Matini

Mathematics and General Science Tutor/Writer with 100% Score Guarantee.
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$20.00/hr
Bachelor of science
Kenya

I have been offering tutoring services for 7 years. As a tutor, I focus on helping students to internalize concepts better by providing content...

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Pranav Gurav

Director, Prayanam Industries (OPC) Private Limited
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$30.00/hr
Aeronautical Engineering
India

I am an aeronautical engineer with 4 years of research experience. My key skills are problem-solving, engineering design, computational simulat...

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Tom Pinnegar

Aerospace, Automotive and Mechanical Engineer. Inventive in design, succinct in communication and competent in analysis.
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$30.00/hr
MEng Aerospace Engineering
United Kingdom

My Master's degree is in Aerospace Engineering, a subject which is heavily based on Mechanical Engineering and whose principles are entirel...

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Alvin Govender

A freelance Mechanical Engineer specializing in product design, problem solving and drafting services.
Bachelor of Technology: Mechanical Engineering
South Africa

Greetings and thank you for viewing my profile. I have experience in the commercial, industrial and medical fields as a designer. Designing de...

Farhan Haidary

Adjunct Faculty, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Sonargaon University
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$30.00/hr
BSc in ME
Bangladesh

A mechanical engineer with experience in research in areas of aerodynamics, fluid mechanics, and heat transfer. Have taught high school mathema...

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Bachelor of Science
United Arab Emirates

Welcome to this profile! I am a mechanical engineer, worked in field of material science as a research assistant

Paul Korzenecki, P.E.

Mechancial Engineer - Product Development - Machine Design - Industrial Automation - BSME-MS-MBA-PE
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$125.00/hr
BS
United States

Mechanical engineer with proven abilities to develop innovative, cost-effective, high-impact solutions. Outside-the-box thinker with diverse i...

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Dr. Feras Hakkak

Biomechanical and Mechanical Design Consultant and Researcher
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$20.00/hr
PhD in biomedeical engineering
India

I have a PhD in biomedical engineering and have many years of experience in original research, design and writing/editing of scientific materia...

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Dr. Karim Shalash, Ph.D.

Engineer and Scientist with 10+ years of experience in energy technology and technical writing
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$80.00/hr
PhD in Energy
Switzerland

I am a seasoned engineer and researcher with a broad range of expertise in energy and mechanical engineering. I earned my PhD from the Swiss Fe...

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How to hire a freelance mechanical engineer

One of the broadest fields in engineering is mechanical engineering. A wide variety of products across a variety of areas are manufactured in collaboration with mechanical engineers. 

From batteries to medical devices, from elevators to air-conditioning, mechanical engineers are important for a myriad of fields. Some experts in this field can further specialize in robotic engineering, heating/cooling systems and auto research engineering. 

The most common employers for mechanical engineers include architectural and engineering companies, manufacturing of machines, transportation equipment, computer and electronics and scientific research.

The collaboration between mechanical engineer with physicians, chemists, physicists, botanists and others have made it possible to implement significant changes in so many areas in society. 

Particularly in medical science and biology, the contribution of engineering has led to better treatments and decreased morbidity and mortality. The future of the combination between mechanical engineering and healthcare looks very promising with the increasing knowledge on computer science and nanotechnologies.

What does a mechanical engineer do?

The main focus of mechanical engineering are power-producing machines. These versatile professionals can work in the production and development of gas turbines, steam turbines, refrigeration and air-conditioning structures, generators, combustion engines, elevators, escalators and automated machines and many others.

Computer science is also a crucial part of the profession, with specific software available for data analysis, tests and simulation and integration of different systems.

Mechanical engineers can work with:

  • Problem solving regarding thermal and mechanical machines and devices, investigation of failures
  • Design, production and development of machines and different systems, often through computer-based systems
  • Investigation of new devices and product prototypes
  • Management of manufacturing processes

Analytical skills and creative design are part of everyday problem-solving for these experts.

In Medicine, the application of mechanical engineering principles has led to the evolution of healthcare. Innovations related to x-ray machines, dialysis machines, pharmacokinetics, biomechanics, computational fluid dynamics, nanotechnology in cancer treatment and drug delivery have revolutionized patient care.  

Why find a mechanical engineer for hire?

These professionals can work on several types of projects across many industries. Their problem-solving capacities can be very useful. Many also possess experience in the computational design and simulation fields, which is an extra advantage as these software tools optimizes workflow and reduces cost of the process, from conceptualization to final production.

Basically, these field of engineering works on all aspects of mechanical systems, from small and simple to gigantic and complex, including design, analysis and testing, production, operation and quality control, as well as maintenance.

Besides, the conversion of thermal energy is another major focus areas for mechanical engineers.

A freelance mechanical engineer usually has a great understanding of computer science, mathematics, electricity, fuels, physics, and structures in the context of economic, social and environmental factors.

How much does a mechanical engineer for hire charge?

The cost to hire a mechanical engineer starts at 40 USD per hour of consultancy. If you intend to work on a complex and time-consuming project, you might consider offering a fixed rate for the entire project, as it might be more cost-effective.

The possibility of working with top class freelance engineers decreases drastically the costs for the consultancy, as they charge much less than consultancy agencies.

How to write an effective job to hire a mechanical engineer

Do you need to find an excellent engineer to work on your project? This is easily solved through a good job post, which should include the information listed below:

  • Project description or scope of work: give the freelancer a clear idea on your project, your goals and your expectations in terms of what must be delivered.
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  • Budget: decide if you want to pay per hour of consultancy or per project.
  • Skills required: describe what you expect from the freelancer in terms of previous experience and qualifications. 

In today’s society, the skills of a mechanical engineer are extremely valuable, as most things around have been at least partly related to the work mechanical engineers. 

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