DFM Project Engineer
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours

501-1,000 employees

AI-enabled marketplace for on-demand manufacturing services
Company Overview
Xometry's mission is to accelerate innovation by providing real-time, equitable access to global manufacturing capacity and demand. Xometry is the leading AI-enabled marketplace for on-demand manufacturing, transforming one of the largest industries in the world.
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics
Industrial & Manufacturing

Company Stage


Total Funding





North Bethesda, Maryland

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Lexington, KY, USA • North Bethesda, MD, USA • Remote in USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Manufacturing Engineering, technical or related field preferred
  • 2-4 years in engineering and manufacturing environment
  • 1-2 years of manufacturing engineering experience with a focus on CNC machining and/or sheet metal fabrication required
  • Knowledge will include optimum equipment selections, process cycle times, material limitations and costs and geometry limitations
  • Experience working with suppliers, OEM equipment providers, and customers
  • Knowledge of GD&T and inspection/QA practices required
  • Experience with 3D CAD modeling software is necessary (SolidWorks preferred)
  • Ability to identify design for manufacturing (DFM) issues based on CAD models and drawings
  • Ability to work with customers on the fly and solve problems quickly
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Able to work with Partners in troubleshooting production issues and answering partner questions
  • Able to work well in a fast-paced start-up environment
  • Knowledge of all CNC machining and/or sheet metal fabrication practices for both high and low volume runs required including but not limited to:3/4/5 axis milling
  • Turning with live tooling
  • Familiarity with different types of post-processing/plating finishes for machined parts
  • Material selection knowledge is a plusUse of press brake technologyLaser/plasma/water jet cutting
  • Welding of various materialsHydraulic press (stamping) technologyProgressive die (stamping) technology3D printed tooling, Hard tooling, etc
  • You will use your expertise to develop and implement the applicable sourcing strategy
  • Once an order is placed, you will be responsible to aid production in troubleshooting order execution to ensure customer success
  • To do this, you must interface directly with machine shops, sheet metal fabrication shops, internal staff members and management, as well as customers
  • Additionally, you will take on special projects related to expanding the capabilities of our manufacturing partner network, working with OEM equipment makers, and our internal team of experts to improve our core competencies
Desired Qualifications
  • Design for manufacturing of CNC and 3D Printed components is a plus
  • Familiarity with specialty processes (i.e. wire and sinker EDM, lapping, grinding, honing, and gun drilling) is a plus