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Full-Time

Director of Mechanical Engineering

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Onewheel

Onewheel

51-200 employees

Designs and assembles electric skateboards

Consumer Goods
Hardware

Expert

Santa Cruz, CA, USA

Category
Design Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Required Skills
CAD
Communications
SolidWorks
Requirements
  • BS or MS in mechanical engineering
  • 7-15+ years experience
  • Electromechanical background
  • Hands-on prototyping/machine shop experience
  • Experience with QC/FAI
  • Experience with design and documentation for manufacturing processes
  • Experience in the outdoor industry
  • Manufacturing/DFM experience
  • Experience taking product to market
  • Excellent CAD (Solidworks) proficiency
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience managing small-to-medium sized mechanical engineering teams
Responsibilities
  • Lead new light-electric-vehicle products from concept through detailed design, prototyping and NPI
  • Validate, test, and iterate on existing mechanical and electromechanical systems
  • Work with domestic and overseas vendors for manufacturing quotes, sourcing components, quality assurance, etc.
  • Work with EE team for integration of PCBAs, connectors and wire harnesses
  • Document and prepare drawing packages for internal/external uses
  • Manage allocation of team resources and tasks to accomplish projects in a timely manner
  • Hire, develop, manage and grow team members to achieve great things

Onewheel is a leader in the self-balancing electric skateboard industry, focusing on comprehensive mechatronic system design, development, and prototyping entirely in the USA. This focus on cutting-edge technology and local assembly ensures high standards of quality and innovation, making it an attractive workplace for those interested in pioneering mobility solutions. The company's commitment to maintaining a creative and dynamic work environment also fosters personal growth and professional development within the team.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$3.8M

Headquarters

Santa Cruz, California

Founded

2013

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-3%

1 year growth

2%

2 year growth

5%

Benefits

Medical, dental & vision

Ample time off

401k savings account

Casual work environment

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