Principal Thermal 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 Sao 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 Principal Thermal Engineer. As a Principal Thermal Engineer, youll ensure that our world-class products perform as expected in temperature extremes.Youll work side by side with our Designers and Engineers to help GoPro continue to push the envelope on whats possible for ruggedized, small form factor performance.
Lead the team responsible for design, simulation, and validation of the thermal architecture of new products.
Collaborate with a multi-disciplinary cross-functional team to develop optimal product architectures to meet product requirements
Optimize thermal solutions using CFD simulation.
Perform structural FEA on features identified by the design team as high risk or highly influential to architectural direction.
Communicate power, thermal, and mechanical requirements to the team
BSME required, MS Preferred
10+ years of experience in thermal analysis
Structural and Modal analysis and FEA simulation experience highly valued
Skilled in CFD analysis (FloTHERM, FloTHERM XT) with the ability to model complex systems efficiently
Knowledge of fluid dynamics and heat transfer theory
Extensive familiarity with the specification and application of passive and active thermal management hardware, including heat sinks, spreaders, TIMs, PCMs and heat pipes
Skilled in preparing and reviewing test plans; executing tests as well as supervise testing
Fully-stocked kitchen with snacks galore
Get your very own GoPro (Mounts and accessories included)
Discounted employee stock purchase plan (ESPP)
Pre-tax and Roth 401(k) options
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
LiveHealthy gym reimbursement
Innovative wellness programs and on-site fitness classes
GoPro is an Equal Opportunity Employer