Senior Mechanical Engineer
- Multiple Locations
- San Mateo
- 0 year(s)
- Not Available
Senior Mechanical Engineer
GoPromakes it easy for people to celebrate and share experiences. We believe life is more meaningful when shared. We build cameras, software, and accessories that help the world share itself in immersive and exciting ways.
GoPro is a global movement whose business is driven by shared experiences. We celebrate diversity. We practice inclusion. We foster belonging. We demand equality. And we share the experiences of individuals and communities who also hold these values as core to who they are. From So Paulo to Munich, Silicon Valley to Shenzhen, we are dedicated to building a company that reflects and honors the diverse global communities where we live, work, and play.
GoPro is seeking a top-tier candidate for a Mechanical Engineer role. This position will be responsible for developing innovative mechanical design solutions for the camera, mounts, and all related accessories. The Senior Mechanical Engineer will contribute to the feasibility studies and coordinate validation testing on new and modified designs. The role will also work closely with internal and external partners to generate all necessary documentation and test plans to ensure product(s) meet specification. In addition, the Mechanical Engineer will ensure product features achieve cost, schedule, reliability, thermal and regulatory/safety goals. The ideal candidate should have thorough ability to use state-of-the-art CAD and analysis tools to create mechanical designs, primarily consisting of injection-molded plastic, stamped sheet-metal, and die-cast component assemblies for high-volume mass production.
Support the mechanical architecture for new products
Contribute to the overall design, analysis, documentation and functional validation of mechanical components and assemblies
Participate in mechanical engineering evaluation and test to validate the robustness and proper performance of new products
Collaborate with internal and external teams (i.e. Suppliers, partners, manufacturing, operations, quality, tooling, etc.) to ensure the successful development and launch of new products
Contribute to the development of mechanical tooling and production part qualification (i.e. first-article inspections, manufacturing process capabilities (Cp/Cpk), measurement gage repeatability and reproducibility (GR&R), material certifications, etc.)
Utilize best-in-class tools to develop innovative mechanical solutions to highly complex problems
Assist direct support personnel in all mechanical related activities throughout the product development cycle
Enhance existing methodology and processes to ensure continuous improvement
Assist in the audit and provide input on mechanical suppliers and external partners
Protect company intellectual property by submitting patent applications.
Skills Were Stoked About
B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent;
M.S. degree preferred8+ years of relevant experience in mechanical and/or product design development
Experience in the development of consumer electronics products; preferably in handheld, mobile and wireless devices
Thorough knowledge and experience in using NX solid modeling and assembly creation
Working knowledge of using FEA tools such as ANSYS or equivalent
Knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing and performing statistical tolerance analysis
Experience with Asia ODM partners and manufacturing suppliers
Ability to travel
Ability to work cross-functionally teams
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Results and deadline driven
Works with minimal supervision on complex efforts on the mechanical development of components and subsystems of devices
Ability to handles various projects simultaneously in a productive and timely manner
Take great pride and ownership in designs produced
Preferred Startup company experience
Experience in sports products
Fully-stocked kitchen with snacks galore
Live it. Eat it. Love it. Two dedicated hours during your week to explore your passions and capture it with your GoPro.
Get your very own GoPro (Mounts and accessories included)
Discounted employee stock purchase plan (ESPP)
Discretionary Time Off
12 weeks paid Parental Leave for new parents
Medical, dental, and vision insurance premiums are 100% paid for employees, 80% paid for dependents
Life insurance and disability benefits
Employee commuter shuttles
GoPro is an Equal Opportunity Employer.