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Mechanical Engineer
R&D Team
Posted on 8/4/2022
Everett, MA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
  • Prototyping new technologies including electromechanical components and novel materials
  • Designing and documenting experiments to evaluate how mechanical forces and motion impact print performance
  • Develop a deep understanding of the mechanics of 3D printing and material properties
  • Operate across multiple disciplines, including software, electronics, optics, and materials
  • Perform data analysis and write scripts in Python to control printers and capture data for print experiments and debugging
  • Focus on building products that are cutting-edge, but also practical and useful for customers
  • 2+ years experience post graduation
  • Strong background in electro-mechanical development (ex. Pumps, motors, PCBAs, Sensors, etc.)
  • Are a structured problem solver: ability to create a test plan, produce documentation, and analysis
  • Likes hands-on building of prototypes, product testing in the lab, developing and reporting
  • Able to leverage mechanical intuition to debug prototypes and field issues
  • Want to build a precision tool that is beautiful inside and out
  • Can prototype your own designs in our well equipped shop
  • Programming skills Python or Matlab
Desired Qualifications
  • Have experience with the full product development cycle
  • Expertise in material science

501-1,000 employees

Advanced 3D printing systems
Company Overview
Formlabs is reinventing 3D printing by expanding access to digital fabrication, so anyone can make anything.
  • Flexible vacation
  • Premium coverage for medical, dental, and vision plans
  • Paid parental leave
  • Commuter benefits
  • Unlimited 3D prints
Company Values
  • Autonomy: We leave space for people to do their best, and take initiative to chart their own career course.
  • Cutting Edge: We’re building things that haven’t been built before, so we can push the edge of what’s possible.
  • Results: We dream big, but our focus on getting things done is what drives us forward.
  • Curiosity: We are always asking why to push ideas and actions beyond the status quo.