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Senior Mechanical Engineer

United States, California, Santa ClaraEngineering

Job description

Job Title:

Senior Mechanical Engineer

About Us:

UnitX builds the world's leading robotics systems to automate repetitive visual tasks in factories. UnitX is an exciting, innovative, and fast-moving startup with a team from Stanford, MIT, and Google. Our team is highly collaborative and we are looking forward to offering you the chance to manifest your creativity and highly impact the final product in this startup environment.

We are looking for an enthusiastic Senior Mechanical Engineer to join our team supporting us in the next phase following our Series A. You will report directly to the Technical Co-founder and ship software running on actual production lines in factories around the world.

Job requirements

What You’ll Do:

  • Specify system component requirements or direct modification of existing products to ensure conformance with engineering design intent and performance specifications

  • Design and evaluate mechanical products, equipment, systems and processes to meet program requirements by applying knowledge of engineering principles, including detailed analysis as appropriate

  • Generate engineering documentation including CAD models, drawings, schematics, and detailed procedures

  • Generate and present technical information in report and oral presentation format

  • Recommend design modifications to improve performance, reduce schedule and/or reduce costs

  • Source, evaluate, and communicate with fabrication vendor and tech team to update mechanical design according to vendor capability


Who You Are:

  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering or in a related field and 3-5 years of related experience

  • Proficiency in reading and creating 2D engineering drawings

  • Proficiency in using CAD software, Solidworks preferred

  • Experience with DFM (Design for Manufacturing) and DFA (Design for Assembly)

  • Experience in taking on major tasks and projects

  • Skilled at performing appropriate engineering analysis


Our Perks:

  • Competitive salary and equity
  • Medical, Dental, Vision

  • Daily lunch and dinner provided

  • Opportunity to work with a team from Stanford, MIT, and Google

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