219 Design Mechanical Engineer Job Description

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Job Posting: Mechanical Engineer

05/10/2018

 

219 Design helps great companies invent products that change the world. 219ers have improved patient outcomes, changed the way we enjoy sports, and revolutionized data transfer – just to name a few. We achieve better outcomes because we create new solutions by crossing engineering disciplines and challenging assumptions.

At 219, you will develop prototypes and products that get into the hands of real people while maintaining an average 40-hour work week. You will share in the profit and help shape our company. You will continue to develop and learn through challenging projects, weekly discussion groups, leadership development, informal knowledge sharing via Pizza Fridays, and transparent company management. At 219, we see our job as more than just a way to make money – it’s how we fulfill an inner drive to solve problems and to express our creativity.

As a mechanical engineer at 219 Design, you will work on a diverse set of projects with a variety of clients. You will help define the problem, gather knowledge, and then develop a concept that you continue to test and validate with end users until you have the best solution possible. Your job is to solve problems, your main goal is functionality. We need engineers who are adaptable, display leadership and management qualities, and are passionate about their work. If 219 sounds like a good fit, please apply!

To apply, please fill out our application which should take about 10 minutes. For serious consideration, have your resume and portfolio handy for upload.

 

Responsibilities

  • Research, design, develop, build, and test mechanical devices, including housings and mechanisms, as part of an interdisciplinary team.
  • Quickly design, build, and iterate prototypes, using rapid prototyping technologies such as FDM and SLA 3D printing.
  • Perform DFM/DFA, specifying materials, tolerances, finishes, etc. for manufacturing processes such as machining, casting, and injection molding
  • Assist with transition to manufacturing
  • Manage individual project priorities, deadlines, and deliverables.

 

Qualifications

  • BS degree in mechanical engineering or similar
  • 5+ years experience in mechanical engineering, covering the responsibilities listed above.
  • Proficiency in SolidWorks design and manufacturing drawings
  • Good listening and communication skills with the ability to be respectful and persuasive at the same time.
  • Collaborative, but have autonomy and self-management skills.
  • Authorized to work in the US without sponsorship.

 

Bonus Points

  • Further education or experience in engineering or other technical related field
  • Knowledge in other engineering or design disciplines, especially mechatronics
  • Licensed as a PE
  • Project management experience
  • Experience with Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)

 

Compensation & Benefits

  • Flexible 40-hour work week
  • Health/dental/vision insurance
  • Salary + profit sharing
  • 401(k) + matching
  • Paid vacation & holidays

 

To Apply

Please fill out our application. For serious consideration, have your resume and a technical sample handy for upload.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.