MANUFACTURING ENGINEER at Evolv Technology
Who We Are
Evolv is a venture backed startup developing technology to detect and prevent active shooters and terrorists from attacking places where people gather. Our products have screened more than 10 million people, keeping them safe at stadiums, concert venues, tourist locations, hospitals, workplaces, houses of worship, and airports. Our Physical Intelligence Platform combines unique sensor networks, AI-powered threat recognition, powerful analytics, and cloud connectivity to deliver entrance security at the speed of life.
We are backed by world class investors and advisors including Bill Gates, General Catalyst Partners, Data Collective, Lux Capital, and former leaders from National Security and Counter-Terrorism Agencies. Our customer base has grown rapidly over the past 18 months to include many leading organizations in their respective fields. Having established strong demand for our initial product line, we are now recruiting leaders in sales, marketing, product, customer success, and engineering to scale up the business.
What we seek
Evolv is looking for a Manufacturing Engineer to help us introduce new products into manufacturing from engineering. As the interface between the two teams, the manufacturing engineer will play a critical role by devising new solutions to existing manufacturing problems, and by applying working knowledge of product design and assembly to Evolv’s manufacturing processes. The work involves developing assembly work instructions for newly released products, managing customer shipment schedules, and evaluating existing manufacturing processes to identify areas for improvement and cost reduction. Evolv’s manufacturing engineer will solve procurement problems arising from suppliers and will use hands on capability to help prototype solutions to manufacturing problems.
What you bring
You have an engineering degree and at least five years of experience in manufacturing electromechanical devices. You have worked for and/or managed a contract manufacturer. You excel at multi-tasking and you have a high attention to detail. You are very organized, with strong analytical and communication skills. Previous experience working in a fast-paced start-up environment is a strong plus. A history of progressive responsibility is also a plus. In addition, you can demonstrate the following:
- Previous work experience using MRP systems
- Proficiency with Windows operating system and Microsoft Office programs
- Experience with CAD programming is a plus
Why Work at Evolv?
If you want to solve one of the most difficult issues of our time and save lives doing it, you want to work at Evolv. We are passionate, knowing that what we do and how we do it can affect life or death situations for our customers. At Evolv, you will have unparalleled exposure to all aspects of our business, working with a talented team of researchers, engineers, manufacturing and operations executives, and product managers who share our vision for a safer world. Equity is an important component of every compensation package. We offer a flexible work environment, a unique culture, and competitive benefits: medical and dental insurance, a 401(k) plan, and an unlimited vacation policy.
This is an opportunity for you to build a world class product portfolio and make a real difference in the world. Come join us today!