Product Design Engineer
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Burlingame, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Product Design
  • Prior experience of product development experience with a proven track record of execution, enthusiasm, and cooperation. This role could be a senior-level depending on experience
  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering or equivalent with demonstrated academic excellence
  • Ability to apply analytical problem solving skills and engineering fundamentals to create high-quality designs for a sophisticated electromechanical system
  • Mastery of 3D CAD, specifically as used in developing complex assemblies along with an acute sense of when to hack and when to build elegant parametrics. Experience with CATIA strongly preferred
  • Ability to design for a broad array of manufacturing processes (injection molding, metal casting, and CNC machining required, sheet metal forming and composites desired)
  • Excellent sense of how best to prototype quickly and efficiently in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to produce well-constructed, thorough mechanical part and assembly drawings
  • Passion for elegant mechanical design at the highest and lowest levels of detail
  • A strategic mind across the full design, source, build, validate, and ship process. Proven ability to make considered decisions at various stages
  • . This role could be a senior-level depending on experience. Compensation will vary based on factors, including skill level, proficiencies, transferable knowledge, and experience. In addition to base salary, Skydio full-time employees are eligible to enroll in our benefit plans and take advantage of a variety of incentives and stipends
  • For some positions the pay may be dependent upon the individual's regional location
  • Design mechanical parts and assemblies for our aircraft, ground stations, and other key accessories from the ground-up as part of new architectures
  • Collaborate closely with electrical engineers to shape and integrate custom PCBAs, flex circuits, antennas, and cable harnesses
  • Interface with and own technical activity at vendors in partnership with operations and supply chain teams
  • Define and execute engineering tests and utilize analysis to evaluate system trade-offs and prove your design
  • Drive designs throughout the development cycle from prototyping to pre-production and into mass production. Support our internal manufacturing and factory teams with assembly processes, quality and inspection criteria, etc
  • Debug and investigate failures with an eye for the smallest details and a commitment to reach the deepest causes

201-500 employees

Flying tools robotics
Company Overview
Skydio's mission is to make the world more productive, creative, and safe with autonomous flight. The company manufactures and distributes drones for various applications.
  • Child Care & Parental Leave - Family Medical Leave, Flexible Work Schedule, Generous Parental Leave
  • Health & Wellness Benefits - Dental Benefits, Disability Insurance, Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Health Insurance Benefits, Life Insurance, Onsite Gym, Vision Benefits, Wellness Programs, Mental Health Benefits
  • Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees
  • 401(K)
  • Generous PTO, Paid Holidays, Paid Sick Days
Company Core Values
  • Accountability
  • Transparency
  • Protection of privacy and civil liberties