Full-Time

Sr. Mechanical Engineering Manager

Onsite

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Axon

Axon

1,001-5,000 employees

Public safety technology and evidence management

Hardware
Aerospace

Senior

Scottsdale, AZ, USA

Required Skills
CAD
Management
Marketing
Business Strategy
Product Design
FEM/FEA
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience (Master’s degree preferred)
  • Minimum 12+ years of product design experience in high-end consumer electronic products
  • Minimum 6+ years of leading mechanical engineering teams
  • Skilled with building high performing teams
  • Proven record of launching high volume consumer electronics concept through production
  • Experience with high volume manufacturing and assembly
  • Extensive experience collaborating with, and managing, overseas development and manufacturing partners
  • Knowledge working with PDM/PLM systems
  • Experience with change management systems and processes
  • Strong DFM/DFA skills, with emphasis on part/assembly tolerance management, to ensure robust designs for high volume manufacturing
  • Knowledgeable in design of plastic injection molded part designs, electro-mechanical integration, adhesive bonded joints, metal stamped parts designs, die-cast part designs, and machined part designs
  • Proven ability to balance conflicting design constraints through analysis, testing, and creativity
  • Ability to collaborate with peers in a candid cross functional team culture
  • Proven success in a fast-paced, high technology environment with tight deadlines
  • Proficient in 3D CAD modeling (CREO preferred), including surface modeling & master modeling
Responsibilities
  • Lead and inspire a talented team of mechanical engineers to innovate, create, and achieve their full potential in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Oversee the design, development, and testing of cutting-edge mechanical products, systems, and components
  • Ensure projects are executed with precision and meet the highest quality standards
  • Shape and execute the mechanical engineering strategy that drives our company's mission and vision
  • Forge connections with other departments, from marketing to manufacturing, to create a cohesive business strategy
  • Build and maintain relationships with external partners and vendors
  • Regularly communicate project progress, key milestones, and any challenges that arise to senior management
  • Utilize creative problem solving skills to lead ideation of new product architectural concepts for subsystem and system level designs
  • Construct and analyze high fidelity proof-of-concept prototypes
  • Perform detailed mechanical analysis to ensure proper function through FEA, tolerance analysis, testing, and other exploratory means

Axon specializes in public safety technologies such as connected cameras, advanced energy weapons, and evidence management software, focusing on enhancing safety and reducing conflicts. Working at this company offers a unique environment committed to high-stakes problem solving and impactful innovation. Employees can take pride in contributing to significant societal benefits, including significant initiatives aimed at reducing gun-related deaths between police and the public, aligning personal goals with broader social impact.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$246M

Headquarters

Scottsdale, Arizona

Founded

1993

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

11%

1 year growth

21%

2 year growth

65%

Benefits

Medical, Dental, Vision

Fitness Programs

Mental Health

Pre-Tax Savings (401k, HSA, FSA)

Annual Bonuses

Stocks

Remote Work

Paid Time Off

Parental Leave

Room to Grow

Leadership Development Program

Learning and Development