Mechanical Engineer

Job location: Addison TX, 75001. (This is not a remote position.)

Contact Email Address: career@in2innovation.com

Job Description:

IN2 Innovation is an experience innovation design agency. We help companies create and deliver effortless experiences that drive growth for our clients’ brands.  We are looking for a Mechanical Engineer with 1-3 years of consumer and commercial product development experience (or internship experience) to join our creative design team. In this role, you will have chance to work directly with our industrial design team, our clients, and various partners to develop mechanical solutions for a wide range of products. 

 The ideal candidate will need to have experience with design for manufacturing and must be proficient in Solidworks, including the ability to create complex surfaces and mechanisms.  You’ll also need a great understanding of manufacturing processes and materials.  As a mechanical engineer, you’ll work closely with our multi-disciplinary team (including researchers, strategists, designers, and marketers), so you will need to be able to collaborate effectively and communicate visually through quick sketches, whiteboarding, etc. to generate new ideas and share your thinking.

 

General Requirements:

  • Flexibility. You’ll need to be comfortable working with (and removing) ambiguity, and adaptable to a wide range of projects at any given time. 

  • Receptive.  Willingly accept feedback and creative critique from all areas of the business.

  • Self-management.  A self-motivated individual performer, but who can collaborate regularly with the larger team

  • Proficiency in managing multi task projects

  • Organization.  You’ll be successful through strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize multiple project / tasks.

  • Communication.  Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, including creating and delivering presentations.

  • Software.  Excellent computer skills - proficiency with MS Office, Solidworks, and the ability to learn new software

  • Relationships.  We expect positive, engaging, and (wherever possible) fun interactions with others.  You’ll need great interpersonal skills.

  • Pace.  You must enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and be able to respect and meet deadlines.

  • Detail Orientation.  Great attention to detail, paired with the ability to follow instructions and ask good questions.

  • Constant Learning.  We expect you to have a baseline of skills, but often new projects require exploring new topics and tools. You’ll help us do new things by being eager to learn and try new approaches.

 

Position Requirements:

  • BS Degree in Mechanical Engineering

  • 1-3 years in product development (or internship experience)

  • Works closely with management, Industrial Designers, Electrical Engineers, and Manufacturing teams to facilitate design, engineering and production processes.

  • Prototype and Test component parts and assemblies.

  • Must be willing to travel domestically and internationally.

  • Work under supervision from Design Management and Creative Directors.

  • Participate in interdisciplinary design teams and reviews.

  • Knowledge of material properties and selection.

  • Learn and follow company processes for product development.

  • Prepare Bills of Material (BOM) and RFQ (Request for Quotation).

  • Build detailed specifications for manufacturing.

  • Ability to quickly communicate a concept in 2D or 3D models – including physical models as well as CAD.

  • Knowledge of injection molding, sheet metal stamping, machining processes, etc.

  • Develop relationships with outside vendors and partners.

  • Ability to create simple, creative, yet cost effective mechanical solutions.

  • Knowledge and appreciation of Industrial Design and methodologies.

  • All other duties as assigned.

 

Software Requirements:

  • Solidworks

  • CREO is a plus

  • Keyshot and /or other rendering program

  • MS Office

Work Authorization: United State (Required)