Staff Manufacturing Systems Engineer
Redwood City, CA
Working at the intersection of hardware, software and molecular science, we are committed to delivering on the promise of 3D printing, enabling commercial customers to go beyond basic prototyping to 3D manufacturing.  Our company is built on the idea that diverse fields of study must come together to solve intractable problems. We have grand ambitions to create technology that will influence industry around the world.

We're looking for a strong Manufacturing Systems Engineer to work under the Director of Production Solutions.

This role will be based in our Redwood City, CA office.


  • Collaborate with R&D Engineering and Product Management to provide input into product specification documents. Author and maintain functional specification documents related to manufacturing test fixtures
  • Lead Manufacturing PVT (Product Validation Test) of new products
  • Lead cross functional efforts to scope, develop, and deploy tools to assist in the efficient scaling of manufacturing and service businesses
  • Own troubleshooting and root cause discovery of complex electro-mechanical and optical systems. Collect test data, analyze test results, and guide failure analysis
  • Requirements:

  • BS in Mechanical, Electrical or related engineering discipline
  • 5-7 years work experience in both R&D and manufacturing environments
  • Ability to work in a fast paced international environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to ask questions and come up to speed quickly in new areas and projects
  • Skills in Python
  • Skills in Quickbase, JMP
  • Skills in Splunk
  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience developing PCBA functional testers
  • Proven track record of leading cross functional teams
  • Experience designing and launching mechatronic systems
  • Experience leading small high functioning teams
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