Oh Snap!
This job is no longer active - but you can still view the details below.

Mechanical Engineer

| Somerville

To reinvent an industry, you have to build the best team. Join Formlabs if you want to bring ground-breaking professional 3D printers to the desktop of every designer, engineer, researcher, and artist in the world.

As mechanical engineers at a 3D printing company we create tools we use ourselves. We’re excited to build devices that not only create beautiful parts but also reflect careful user experience design. Our team prototypes, builds and manufactures the mechanisms and systems that make our printers function with precision and reliability.

If you want to help design and create the tools you would love to use yourself, we want you to join our team as a Mechanical Engineer.

Sharing a portfolio/website that reflects your mechanical engineering work or projects is required.

The Job:

  • Push the capabilities of 3D printing
  • Engineer the most amazing desktop 3D printer on the market
  • Prototype new mechanisms, test materials, and research 3D printing challenges
  • Create detailed designs in CAD and well-specified, accurate drawings

You:

  • Can share a strong portfolio of previous work
  • Want to build a precision tool that is beautiful inside and out
  • Enjoy the gritty details of part design, material selection and manufacturing techniques
  • Craft elegant designs that function with efficiency and simplicity
  • Use Solidworks to design components, produce drawings, and build assemblies
  • Can communicate seamlessly with vendors and suppliers across the globe
  • Are familiar with a variety of manufacturing techniques including injection molding and sheet metal fabrication
  • Can prototype your own designs
  • Have experience with the full product development cycle
  • Communicate seamlessly with vendors and suppliers across the globe
  • Are hands-on and willing to cross discipline boundaries to solve a problem

Bonus Points:

  • Experience working with a contract manufacturer
  • Electronics and circuit design
  • PLM/document control systems
  • Programming skills (Python)
  • Industrial design

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Even if you don't check every box, but see yourself contributing, please apply. Help us build an inclusive community that will change the face of 3D printing.

Read Full Job Description

Location

35 Medford St. Suite 201, Somerville, MA 02143

An Insider's view of Formlabs

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Culture is extremely important at Formlabs. With now over 400 people combined in our Boston and Berlin offices, the goal is to “keep Formlabs weird,” which is really just a fun way of saying, “let’s keep things interesting.” Since we are trailblazing the way for a new era of low-cost manufacturing, keeping things interesting isn’t too difficult!

Formlabs

Formlabs

What projects are you most excited about?

Everything we produce is an ongoing project. A big focus for us has always been to relentlessly improve upon our existing products. We release regular updates to our software, printer and materials - keep an eye on our blog to see all the exciting things we have planned for the coming year!

Formlabs

Formlabs

How does the company support your career growth?

Everything Formlabs is doing and creating has never been done before. We are a work-in-progress organization with a lot of space for growth. We seek to cultivate an environment where individuals can contribute their own new ideas and participate in the evolution of the company.

Formlabs

Formlabs

What is your vision for the company?

We're committed to bringing powerful and accessible fabrication tools into the creative hands of professionals around the world.

Formlabs

Formlabs

What are some social events your company does?

We regularly have people organizing everything from whiskey tastings to ice climbing. The interest-diversity here is vast and people are quick to jump in and learn something new. Just to name a few of our internal “clubs," we have Booklabs, Filmlabs, Whiskeylabs, ping pong tournaments, Fitness Bootcamp, yoga, Ragnar, summer camps, hackathons . . .

Formlabs

Formlabs

What are Formlabs Perks + Benefits

Formlabs Benefits Overview

We invest in our people. That's why we provide flexible vacation, generous premium coverage for medical, dental, and vision plans, paid parental leave, commuter benefits, and unlimited 3D prints. We are committed to offering a holistic benefit package to support you inside and outside the office.

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
Recreational Clubs
Fitness Subsidies

Additional Perks + Benefits

Catered lunches 3x per week, unlimited snacks, office pets, 100% healthcare coverage, regular presentations and technical talks, Form Clubs for anything and everything.. CoffeeLabs, WhiskeyLabs, PaintLabs, GameLabs, FilmLabs, the list goes on. A culture that welcomes you into your FormFamily from Day One.

More Jobs at Formlabs86 open jobs
All Jobs
Finance
Design + UX
Dev + Engineer
HR
Internships
Legal
Marketing
Operations
Product
Project Mgmt
Sales
Project Mgmt
new
Somerville
Product
new
Somerville
Sales
new
Somerville
Marketing
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Marketing
new
Somerville
Marketing
new
Somerville
Sales
new
Somerville
Sales
new
Somerville
HR
new
Somerville
Design + UX
new
Somerville
HR
new
Somerville
Marketing
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Project Mgmt
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Operations
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Project Mgmt
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Product
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Sales
new
Somerville
Sales
new
Somerville
Sales
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Internships
new
Somerville
Internships
new
Somerville
Internships
new
Somerville
Internships
new
Somerville
Internships
new
Somerville
Internships
new
Somerville
Internships
new
Somerville
Internships
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Project Mgmt
new
Somerville
Operations
new
Somerville
Operations
new
Somerville
Operations
new
Somerville
Internships
new
Somerville
Finance
new
Somerville
Internships
new
Somerville
Sales
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Marketing
new
Somerville
Finance
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Developer
new
Somerville
Product
new
Somerville
Internships
new
Somerville