Samsara hardware products are plug and play, and core to the product portfolio. The hardware team is responsible for industrial design, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering and supply chain. Everyone here has a big impact in bringing products to market. We focus on the key creative/design/problem-solving and bolster our development resources with top JDMs, toolmakers, and suppliers.
We're looking for a Product Designer (Mechanical Engineer) to create the electro-mechanical system assemblies, packaging and accessories. This position is based in our San Francisco HQ.
Industrial Design explorations, detailed CAD design and prototyping throughout development
Research and evaluate options for materials, coatings, manufacturing processes and the manufacturers themselves
Manage partner mechanical and tooling resources from development through production release
Part/Assembly tolerances for gaps, offsets and process control
Part and product design validation and reliability testing
Critical thinker with appetite for problem solving
Strong interpersonal skills to project manage and work through design challenges as a team
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering
Minimum two years design experience
Strong CAD skills (2+ years)
Ability to travel to Taiwan/China up to 15%
Knowledge of many manufacturing processes: plastic injection, stamping, forging, coatings, machining, etc. and associated tooling design
At Samsara, we welcome all. All sizes, colors, cultures, sexes, beliefs, religions, ages, people. We depend on the unique approaches of our team members to help us solve complex problems. We are committed to increasing diversity across our team and ensuring that Samsara is a place where people from all backgrounds can make an impact.