EngineeringSenior Development Engineer – Mechanical

Location: Buffalo, NY, USA Job/Reference Number: 0721ME

Become Part of the Revolution

If you’re looking to join the hottest tech company in the fast-growing 3D printing / Additive Manufacturing (AM) market, this is the role for you. PostProcess is the only intelligent and automated post-printing solution for 3D printed parts. As a Development Engineer, you will be responsible for the design, development and/or testing of our post-printing solutions for the Additive Manufacturing market.

As a Senior Development Engineer (Mechanical) you will be called upon to design and implement engineering solutions in support of New Product Development as well as Continuous Improvement on existing products. PostProcess products utilize virtually all aspects of Mechanical Engineering concepts including Fluid Flow, Statics, Dynamics, Thermodynamics, and Material Science. This is a unique opportunity to perform a wide variety of engineering work in a fast-paced, hands-on environment. Mechanical Engineers that have strong technical acumen and a desire to expand their knowledge beyond their core discipline will thrive in our environment.

The successful candidate will have the ability to think strategically about our business and our customers’ success while working in collaboration across all departments and all teams to deliver exceptional customer satisfaction to our growing list of global customers. Customer focus and hands-on execution are hallmarks of a successful PostProcess teammate.

What Success Looks Like

  • Design and develop post-printing solutions for the Additive Manufacturing market.
  • Conceptualize, Design, Build and test prototype assemblies, subassemblies and machines.
  • Validate designs against design inputs to ensure design goals are achieved to ultimately ensure Exceptional Customer Satisfaction.
  • Create final Product Specification as well as Factory Acceptance Test Requirements, Performance Specifications and all operating requirements. Work in close conjunction with the Operations Team and our assembly partners to ensure a high-quality product is delivered on-time, on-spec, and on-budget.
  • Team with Application Engineering, Sales Engineering and Field Engineering to troubleshoot customer related issues, and implement Continuous Improvement Efforts as needed to maintain our competitive leadership in the market.
  • Consistently gather market feedback from our customer-facing team members and utilize these learnings to continuously improve our offerings and ensure “exceptional” customer satisfaction and loyalty.
  • Team closely with your leader to develop and meet Objectives and Key Results (OKRs) that are laser aligned with the company’s OKRs.
  • Consistently deliver projects on-time, on-budget and of high quality that aligns with the OKRs.
  • Help implement the necessary technical processes to ensure we’re building the foundation to scale the company to $100m+ in the next five years.
  • Communicate clearly, candidly and constantly with engineering teammates along with other departments throughout PostProcess and with strategic suppliers.
  • Serve as the Team Lead on assigned projects ensuring that project goals are achieved on schedule and within budget.
  • Align sustainability with strategic goals.

Who We're Looking For

  • Possesses a strong interest in cutting-edge technology and has the ability to identify, evaluate and deploy new technologies to meet the growing needs of customers and ensure we maintain market leadership.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead projects, driving actions to achieve success.
  • Demonstrated technical savvy and prowess in product innovation and design having applied engineering fundamentals from concept through product design to product realization.
  • Strong SolidWorks Design Skills.
  • Exceptional analytical and computational skills.
  • Experience reading and reviewing electrical schematics.
  • System process knowledge is a plus.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with a collaborative team player approach.
  • Extremely well organized and excellent time management and prioritization skills.
  • Ability to communicate clearly, concisely and professionally; strong written and verbal skills are essential.
  • Must have solid computer skills, especially in Google Drive, Gmail, Google Docs, Google Apps, and Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, sometimes stressful environment including a high tolerance for ambiguity.
  • Ability to make decisions with limited data and be willing to fail fast.
  • Technical writing skills a plus.
  • Familiar with the fundamentals of and the ability to comply with the requirements of Standard Design Control practices.

Requirements You'll Need

  • B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering required; M.S. degree in M.E. a plus.
  • 15+ years of past working experience in the relevant engineering or technical field.
  • Experience in design for manufacturing and value engineering.
  • Experience utilizing Solidworks to design, modeling and simulation of complex systems.
  • Machine design, dimensioning, tolerancing, sheet metal, machining, welding and fabrication experience.
  • Familiarity with piping systems and pump sizing.
  • Experience with project management; software project management (i.e., MS Project,…)
  • Experience in an ISO certified organization is a plus.
  • Experience working with contract manufacturing partners.
  • Knowledge of Additive Manufacturing is a plus.
  • Experience in an early-stage company is beneficial.

Who Thrives at PostProcess

  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Optimistic Problem Solver
  • Team Player – willing to roll-up the sleeves and be a utility infielder as required
  • Accountable & Dependable – consistently “Does What They Say They’re Going To Do”
  • Resourceful – consistently gets the important things done with limited direction
  • Self-motivated
  • Strong Attention to Detail
  • Trustworthy & Honest
  • High Sense of Urgency
  • Well Organized
  • Quick Learner
  • Seeks Team and Company Success Over Self-Promotion

Let's Get to Know Each Other

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