Senior Mechanical Engineer
Posted on 2/9/2024
Nimble Robotics

51-200 employees

Autonomous logistics service using AI robotics
Company Overview
Nimble, a robotic 3PL, is a leader in autonomous logistics services, leveraging advanced AI robotics developed by a team with roots in Stanford and Carnegie Mellon's AI labs. The company's board boasts renowned figures in the field of robotics and AI, such as Marc Raibert, Sebastian Thrun, and Fei-Fei Li, providing a competitive edge in industry expertise. With a workforce comprising 75% engineers and seamless integrations with top eCommerce platforms, Nimble is well-equipped to handle technical support, allowing brands to offer efficient, free 2-day delivery services.
AI & Machine Learning
Industrial & Manufacturing
Robotics & Automation

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$230.2M

Founded

2017

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

44%

2 year growth

63%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Design
CAD
Python
JIRA
Confluence
Data Analysis
SolidWorks
FEM/FEA
CategoriesNew
Mechanical Engineering
Requirements
  • BS/MS/Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline, or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of industry mechanical engineering experience
  • CAD expert (3+ yrs in Solidworks preferred)
  • Machine design experience
  • Extensive Mechatronics skills, specializing in actuation & sensing
  • Experience with FEA, vibration analysis, risk analysis
  • Rapid prototyping, CNC, sheet metal design, plastics molding
  • Electronics & PCB integration, connectors & wiring harness design
  • Experience with CAM, fabrication documentation, GD&T, vendor selection, materials sourcing, reliability engineering, structural analysis
  • Design-for-manufacturing, Design for assembly, tooling experience
  • Project management and planning, PLM, Jira & Confluence
Responsibilities
  • Generate new concepts to solve real-world challenges
  • Create reliable and scalable designs and concepts
  • Design and implement specifications for life-cycle testing
  • Design components for manufacturing and assembling
  • Provide input on all aspects of product development from brainstorming to final delivery
  • Welcome new challenges and work independently across disciplines to investigate issues and identify solutions
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with robotics, automation of warehouses, factories or labs
  • Sensors and control systems
  • Cameras, optics, lenses, precision calibration
  • Linux shell, Python scripts and data analysis