Desktop Metal is reinventing the way metal and composite parts are produced - from prototyping through mass production. Founded with the mission to make additive manufacturing accessible to engineers and designers, Desktop Metal offers multiple revolutionary 3D printing systems, addressing the need for easy-to-use, cost-effective, and scalable 3D printing. In addition to this, our software solutions elevate the additive manufacturing industry at every step in the fabrication process.
We are presently seeking a talented and self-motivated Mechanical Design Engineer to work on development of our composites 3D printing technology. The ideal candidate will possess strong CAD/CAM skills coupled with mechatronics and hands-on experience.
The Mechanical Design Engineer will be responsible for:
Designing and building mechatronic equipment to test and validate concepts
Modifying existing mechanical and electrical equipment to match changing business needs
Effectively communicating and working with an interdisciplinary team to perform detailed designs and analysis
Developing and maintaining design CAD models
Ability to multitask efficiently and do whatever it takes to get the job done within a compressed timeframe
3+ years in mechatronics design
Thorough understanding and use of technical principles, theories, and concepts in mechanical and electrical engineering
Broad exposure to design and development practices including common engineering tools
History of hands-on lab and test work, including machine shop equipment and hand tools
Familiarity with a broad range of manufacturing processes
Ability to resolve complex issues in creative, efficient, and effective ways
Excellent written and oral communication skills
BS/MS Engineering, Mechatronics, Robotics or equivalent