Magic Leap is seeking a Senior Mechanical Engineer to create new exciting products through design, prototype, manufacturing, testing and production release. The Senior Engineer takes part in R&D, creating architectural designs, provides technical leadership within the mechanical engineering organization and works closely with various teams including Industrial Design, Electrical Engineering, Reliability, Manufacturing & Suppliers to ensure the product meets its goals. Qualified candidates will thrive in a fast-paced, hands-on environment and will need to be familiar with the Product Life Cycle process.
Gather and develop component level design requirements and specifications with stake-holders across all disciplines.
Perform R&D to determine the optimal technology within product cost restraints.
Design solutions for challenging technical issues or requirements as part of a team within the Mechanical Engineering Organization.
Lead and hold engineering design reviews.
Lead and drive design improvements to address reliability/usability issues as reported by customers.
Work closely with Manufacturing, suppliers and outsource partners to lead the design and development of products and/or parts of products to meet mass production requirements.
Collaborate, mentor, lead teammates and peers across disciplines to deliver new products.
Lead and drive prototype builds, troubleshooting issues on the manufacturing lines.
Work with the Project Management team to create product schedules and manage the design development accordingly.
Position will require travel to supplier and manufacturing sites as permitted by CDC guidelines and recommendations.
8+ years of product development experience from cradle to grave.
Experience designing electronic packaging is a must.
Experience working with suppliers developing various part designs (Plastics, Sheet Metal, Die Cast, Thermoform, Packaging, Die Cuts) and a solid understanding of their manufacturing processes.
Strong analytical skills for troubleshooting and root causing issues.
Good communication and leadership skills to facilitate design discussions and reviews across the organization, suppliers and design partners.
Proficient with 3D CAD design using Creo or Solidworks. (Master Modeling, Surfacing, Sheet Metal, & Drawing recommended)
Hands-on experience building and testing prototypes in a team environment
Familiar with Optical and Force measurement systems.
Experience with GD&T, & FEA
Familiar with mass production manufacturing processes and fixtures.
Familiar with Reliability specifications MIL-STD, IEC, & UL
B.S. or M.S. in Mechanical Engineering (M.S. preferred)