Job #110 Senior Staff Engineer: Mechanical, San Francisco Bay Area.

  • ConnectMyEV Inc.
  • May 01, 2018
Full time Engineering

Job Description

Job Description:
Staff level Mechanical Engineer position to create designs for Robotics for EV charging systems. You will have an enormous opportunity to make a large impact on the design, architecture, and implementation of cutting-edge robotic products. This is an early stage startup with a fast-paced, highly collaborative environment. To be successful you need to be able to own the problem at hand and be comfortable with a degree of ambiguity.

Responsibilities:
• Integrate robot drive train using custom or stock components such as gear-motors, miniature gearboxes, bearings, slewing rings, ring gears, helical and flat springs, bearing seals, etc.,
• Creative synthesis of linkages and kinematic design to customize robot mechanics for EV application,
• Create designs that can withstand harsh environments,
• Interface with manufacturing house, bring up and debug electromechanical assemblies.

Required Skills:
• Expert in kinematic synthesis of mechanisms,
• Expert in mechanical designs for harsh environments and ingress protected designs,
• Expert in complex wiring management using cable carriers,
• Basic understanding of FEA tools,
• In-depth understanding of structural materials for small machines including plastics, silicone, steel, aluminum etc.
• Proficiency in AutoCAD Inventor,
• Excellent written and oral communications skills.

Highly desired:
• Working knowledge of Matlab, Python, C, C++.

Education:
• BS-ME or MS-ME with 5+ years of relevant experience in robotics or mechanical design for harsh environments.

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