Mechanical Engineer, Research & Development
We’re a technology and consumer hardware company focused on elevating in-home cooking and eating experiences – we are making home your favorite place to eat! Our cross-functional, passionate and experienced team of engineers, scientists, chefs and creatives has shipped products like the August Lock, Pebble Smartwatch and iPhone, and led multiple companies to high-profile exits. Are you a foodie looking to work with an amazing team that will challenge, support and inspire you? Let’s talk!
The Mechanical Engineer, Research & Development will work closely with our CTO and advanced R&D and science teams to design, develop, test, and analyze both the current generation and next generation of Brava products -- all in the name of making delicious and healthy food.
Things You'll Own/Do:
Design prototypes and production-worthy solutions to accomplish product objectives
Conduct thermal, structural, and tolerance analysis for electromechanical assemblies using both hand calculations and finite element analysis
Participate in initial mechanical design, 3D modeling, and prototyping.
Conduct failure analysis of components with respect to thermal, load-related, and chemical effects
Interface with our laboratory technicians and other multidisciplinary teams to ensure final designs will function in accordance with overall product requirements
Maintain highest standards of excellence, never settling for the status quo
Our Ideal Candidate Has:
Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering
3+ years' experience in the design of mechanical systems
Bonus Points For:
Exposure to electrical systems
Exposure to high temperature environments
Experience with high-volume production designs or design for manufacturability
Working knowledge of thermal and structural FEA studies
Experience with fatigue and thermal testing of mechanical assemblies
Experience with Solidworks
Experience in IoT or consumer electronics industries
Why You Should Work Here:
You’ll be compensated with competitive salary, equity and benefits
We’ll trust you to do things right
Your feedback and opinions are valued and heard
We’re at an early stage and provide significant career growth opportunity
You’ll be creating something that people love and use on a daily basis!