Staff Mechanical Engineer



Other Engineering
San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, July 4, 2024

Mantle is a growth-stage, venture-backed 3D printing company that helps manufacturers bring millions of products to life faster and more affordably while solving manufacturing labor shortages. By combining hardware, software, and materials, Mantle has created a new category of metal additive manufacturing that is being rapidly adopted by major global OEMs, molders, and toolmakers to automate their toolmaking processes. Mantle’s employees thrive in an environment where multiple fields of study come together to solve challenging and important problems. You will join a diverse, cross-functional team working to bring the most advanced precision metal 3D printing technology to market.

We are looking for a Staff Mechanical Engineer with a successful track record driving the development of complex robotic/mechatronic systems from initial requirements through production release and support. The ideal candidate will have a couple of these cycles successfully completed in their career and share a deep understanding of the product development process. They will also have held a leadership role in doing so.

Responsibilities Include

  • Ideation, engineering, design, and integration of mechanical and mechatronic subsystems for innovative materials processing and automated process control
  • Thorough technical documentation of designs and release to production
  • Support Manufacturing and Customer Success in DFM/DFA issues and customer bugs
  • Project scoping, planning, and risk management
  • Perform project management, responsible for schedules and budgets
  • Mentor junior engineers

About You

  • 8+ years of experience in machine design
  • BS in Mechanical Engineering
  • Expertise in engineering robotic/mechatronic equipment including specification, design, prototyping, and BOM and documentation management
  • Demonstrable experience developing complex capital equipment from concept to production
  • Demonstrable project and team leadership experience
  • Expert SolidWorks user

Bonus Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • PDM Administration
  • Management experience

Mantle Benefits

  • Competitive compensation
  • Generous PTO, 11 paid company holidays
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Paid parental leave
  • Equity and 401(k) plan
  • Regular team lunches and events

The pay range for this role is $170,000 - $180,000 per year and is commensurate with experience relative to the position. Position also includes stock options that are subject to vesting. Actual compensation will depend on various factors, including experience, skills, and location. Mantle is an equal opportunity employer. You do not need to match every listed expectation to apply for this position. Here at Mantle, we know that diverse perspectives foster the innovation we need to be successful, and we are committed to building a team that encompasses a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and skills.