Senior Mechanical Engineer
Updated on 2/6/2024
Markforged

201-500 employees

Industrial 3D printing platform for stronger, faster part creation
Company Overview
Markforged stands out as a leader in the 3D printing industry, providing a comprehensive platform that caters to a wide range of materials, including metals, continuous fiber, and composites, and is trusted by renowned organizations like NASA, Google, and Ford. The company's culture is centered around liberating designers and engineers from traditional manufacturing constraints, enabling them to produce stronger parts 23X faster and at 20X less cost. With a focus on reliability and seamless integration into existing workflows, Markforged ensures consistent, high-quality results, making it an exciting and rewarding place for those interested in pushing the boundaries of design and manufacturing.
Industrial & Manufacturing
Hardware

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$558.2M

Founded

2013

Headquarters

Waltham, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-9%

1 year growth

-7%

2 year growth

-4%
Locations
Waltham, MA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
CAD
Python
MATLAB
SolidWorks
FEM/FEA
CategoriesNew
Mechanical Engineering
Requirements
  • B.S. in mechanical engineering (M.S. preferred)
  • 5+ years of experience delivering complex electromechanical systems
  • Strong fundamentals in mechanical engineering including design and analysis
  • Experience with manufacturing methods such as milling, turning, sheet metal, casting, injection molding, metal forming, and extrusion
  • Expertise in 3D CAD (SolidWorks preferred), PDM, and PLM (Arena)
  • Familiarity with data capture and analysis tools such as MathCAD, Matlab, Python, etc.
Responsibilities
  • Design, develop, and validate complex systems integrating content and constraints from several engineering disciplines
  • Contribute to product development at all stages of the product life cycle
  • Be a primary individual contributor to part, assembly, fixture, and test design
  • Collaborate with product and engineering leadership to define engineering specifications, evaluate trade-offs, drive design decisions, and develop and execute validation plans
  • Be a leader within the engineering department advocating for best practices, driving cross-functional collaboration, and continuous improvement of designs, processes, and tools
  • Pursue the rapid creation and transfer of knowledge to drive technical progress and efficient decision making
  • Review the work of other engineers to ensure a high technical standard and consistency
  • Clearly and proactively communicate to others within and across projects and functions
Desired Qualifications
  • Subject matter expertise in FEA, machine design, tolerance analysis, GD&T, DFx, sheet metal design, and product compliance
  • Ability to lead a cross-functional team of engineers through influence
  • Experience in trade-off analysis for complicated system design
  • Willingness to share know-how and best practices learned through real-world experience