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Sr Staff Mechanical Engineer

Arlo Technologies, Inc. k

Carlsbad, CA

Nov 25
Job Description

Sr Staff Mechanical Engineer

As a full-time member of the Product Design team, you will be a leader responsible for the design, testing, performance, documentation and production of wireless security camera products targeted to retail and small business markets. These products are high-volume and all manufacturing is done in Asia. The successful candidate will manage from concept to production, the design and tooling of plastic and metal enclosures for wireless security camera products intended for use in homes and small to medium offices. Additional tasks may include performing engineering analysis (thermal, stress, and tolerance analysis), design documentation as well as ODM management.

Please provide a portfolio that shows Process + development + End results. Tangible stories that showcase your talents, contribution, teamwork, and results.

Job Responsibilities:

Product design, evaluation, testing, performance and documentation of products

Work closely with Product Design team, Operations, Product Marketing, Industrial Design and ODM partners to design new products or customization of existing products

Take leadership role to insure project goals of performance, cost and schedule are met

Work closely with 2nd and 3rd tier suppliers

Manage outside consultants and fabrication vendors

Some international travel is required (approx. 10-15%)

Skills and Requirements:

Minimum education level of BSME from accredited university

Strong mechanical engineering fundamentals required

Minimum 8+ years experience in the fields of Product Design and/or mechanical engineering in high-end consumer electronics such as smart devices, IoT, connected home, or a similar consumer-oriented field or 5+ years experience plus a Master’s degree.

Deep experience in consumer electronics/product design experience

Proven history working closely with ambitious Industrial Design, functionality and ecosystems

In-depth knowledge of Creo/Pro/ENGINEER software, demonstrable skills in creating complex surfaces and parts, assemblies and drawings

Experience designing camera or camera related products

Superior expertise in plastic injection mold part design

Experience designing outdoor, weatherproof enclosures

Understanding of die casting, adhesives, stamping, machining, and rapid prototypes

Understanding of tolerance analysis

Experience with progressive-die sheet metal part design

Extensive design experience with high-volume of over 1 million/yr., low-cost products

Effective leadership, organization and project management skills

Proven ability and willingness to take ownership of project; ability to get the job done with minimal supervision

Experience in successfully leading projects through to pilot, mass production and beyond

Proven ability to track and resolve issues

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Self-starter that works well on a team

Sensitivity to design aesthetics

Fluency in Mandarin is a plus!

Application Details

Please provide a portfolio that shows Process + development + End results. Tangible stories that showcase your talents, contribution, teamwork, and results.

Arlo Technologies, Inc.

Arlo is an award-winning, market leader in the smart home IoT category that is focused on bringing together deep expertise in product design, wireless connectivity and RF engineering, cloud infrastructure and leading-edge AI capabilities to create a seamless smart home experience for Arlo users that's easy to setup and a joy to interact with every day. We are a passionate and diverse group of thought leaders, creators, and developers across all disciplines dedicated to changing how people protect and connect with the people and things they love. Arlo is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We value diversity and always treat all employees and job applicants based on merit, qualifications, personality and talent. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, ancestry, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, citizenship, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.