Retail Product Design Engineer
Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino),California,United States
+ 2+ years of experience in mechanical design. (Internships and co-op experiences are included.)
+ The candidate must have experience working in a collaborative environment and be self-motivated to identify and drive resolution on design issues across multiple projects.
+ The ability to articulate design issues in quantitative terms both verbally and with documentation is required.
+ A passion for functional design and an appreciation for detail is required.
+ You must be able to travel internationally.
+ Computer industry experience not required. Serious consideration will be given to qualified candidates from other analytical fields with robust engineering fundamentals.
â€¢ Developing initial product architectures and new technology concept investigations â€¢ Designing 3D models of mechanisms and drafting 2D documentation of all parts and assemblies â€¢ Partnering with the industrial design team to refine aesthetics and customer experience â€¢ Building physical models to evaluate functionality, manufacturability, and robustness â€¢ Generating and accepting constructive feedback in brainstorming and design review forums â€¢ Performing tolerance analyses to verify performance of mechanisms and cosmetic specifications in the presence of high volume dimensional variation â€¢ Collaborating with operations teams to evaluate and develop supply chains capable of manufacturing new subsystems and products â€¢ Interacting with external vendors to develop manufacturing processes and tooling concepts â€¢ Analyzing data generated from vendor builds and lab experiments â€¢ Traveling both domestically and internationally to piece part and assembly vendors to realize the physical design and finding root cause for failures
**Education & Experience**
â€¢ A bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering is required.
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