Mechanical Design Engineer

Sculptify

Sculptify designs, develops, and builds desktop 3D printers in Columbus, Ohio. We have developed technology that is found nowhere else in the industry, and use it to build highly capable printing systems.   We are a young company, where high levels of passion, ethics, and craftsmanship are required.  Becoming part of the Sculptify team will place you at the ground floor of a company that is bending the rules of the fast paced 3D printing industry.  


Position Summary

As a Mechanical Design Engineer at Sculptify, you will be responsible for the virtual maintenance of current generation components/assemblies using SolidWorks, as well as the conceptualization, design, sourcing, and implementation of new products.  The applicant must be highly self motivated and willing to make mistakes (learn). This position requires relocation to Sculptify Headquarters, in Columbus, Ohio.


Relationships 

You will report directly to the leadership team, and work closely with the product development team, domestic and foreign suppliers, and assembly crew.


Core Responsibilities  

  • Create technical drawings and documentation for components and assemblies

  • Develop component, assembly, and system benchmarks, requirements, and specifications

  • Develop concepts and production design in Solidworks, and create physical prototypes as needed

  • Insure designs are compatible with high volume, high quality manufacturing/assembly processes

  • Interface with suppliers for manufacturing feasibility, validation, and sourcing

  • Maintain current CAD data, including making minor revisions of existing SolidWorks data

  • Reverse engineering and competitor breakdown with data logging


Qualifications

 Education and Professional Experience

  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering (BSME)

  • 3 to 5 years of relevant experience strongly prefered


Competencies

  • Ability to conceive efficient design solutions to complex engineering challenges

  • Ability to independently work and solve problems with little guidance

  • Experience with medium to high volume production

  • Proficiency in Solidworks and FEA tools

  • Understanding of mass manufacture design considerations and tooling


Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of both professional and personal 3D printing systems  

  • Familiarity with electrical interfaces, basic programming, robotics, and thermal mgmt systems

 

To Apply

Please submit this job title, a cover letter, and your resume to jobs@sculptify.com

Posted on May 10, 2014.