We’re seeking an experienced Mechanical Engineer/Product Design Engineer self-driven to do great work in a fun and flexible design consultancy environment. While this position is highly selective in terms of talent and ability, it is mostly opportune to candidates who are self-motivated to do great work regardless of the client, project, or day of the week. Our new team member will share our grit and determination to define our own creative careers.
Bachelors or Masters degree in Mechanical or Product Engineering
3 – 5+ years in a collaborative design environment
A creative self-starter eager to contribute their vision and creative execution through work with our core staff in Raleigh.
An inspired, creative thinker with well-organized ability to manage their own tasks and build their own career.
A perpetual student of styling, process, technology, and art.
OUR CANDIDATE’S REQUIRED SKILL SET:
Proficiency in Solidworks CAD modeling, including surfacing
Knowledge of molding, machining, and other mfg processes
Prototype fabrication experience
Manufacturing / material science knowledge
Consumer & industrial product experience
Understanding & employment of a relatable design process
Develop, test and evaluate theoretical design concepts
Design and implement cost-effective solutions to help improve safety and reliability of consumer and industrial products
Develop project specifications with colleagues from the industrial design discipline
Discuss and solve complex problems with our design team, manufacturing partners, subcontractors, suppliers, and clients
Ensure reliable manufacturability and consistent product performance in specified operating environments
Manage projects using engineering principles and techniques
Recommend modifications following prototype test results
Use research, analytical, conceptual and planning skills, particularly mathematical modeling and computer-aided design (CAD)
Consider the implications of issues such as cost, safety and time constraints
Working with other professionals in the engineering sector
We require submission of your résumé and a strong portfolio of your best work in product ideation, modeling, rendering, fabrication, and most importantly, your design process.
Portfolios should be a link to an online collection of work, or a PDF less than 25MB.
NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.