Senior Mechanical Analyst Engineer
Posted on 9/12/2023
Remote in USA • Santa Clara, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering
  • Experience performing finite element analysis (FEA) of mechanical systems using ANSYS, Abaqus, COMSOL, Nastran, or others (2-5 years)
  • Proficiency in a CAD software
  • Selecting or developing analysis methodologies that build confidence in a design
  • Performing engineering analysis, which can include thermal, stress, fatigue, tolerance, safety, manufacturability, and cost
  • Performing multiphysics finite element analysis (FEA)
  • Identifying deficiencies in mechanical designs and proactively making improvements in collaboration with engineering design teams
  • Planning for manufacturing and assembly of components and subsystems
  • Collaborating with engineering analysis teams to support comprehensive multiphysics analysis of the design
  • Documenting work using modern tools and techniques in well-written technical reports
  • About Oklo Inc.: Oklo is a California-based company developing clean energy plants to provide emission-free, reliable, and affordable energy using advanced fission. Oklo is a fast-growing startup with a history of reliable funding and milestones for more than 5 years. Oklo's first product is a microgrid scale powerhouse. The powerhouse can produce clean energy for decades without needing to refuel, and also has the capability to turn nuclear waste into clean energy
  • Oklo received a Site Use Permit from the U.S Department of Energy, demonstrated fabrication of its fuel, was awarded fuel from the Idaho National Laboratory, and submitted the first accepted advanced fission license application to the regulator
  • Oklo has been featured in Popular Mechanics, Wired, Architectural Digest, Hyperallergic, POWER Magazine, has been the subject of a Harvard Business School case, and was featured in the documentary The New Fire, among many other features
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience designing mechanical systems and products (1-3 years)
  • Experience in design for manufacturing (1-3 years)
  • Experience performing design optimizations utilizing tools such as Optistruct, Hyper study, or ANSYS optimization
  • Has overseen at least 1 project from ideation to construction/fabrication and implementation
  • Fluency in Python