Mechanical Design Engineer

Engineering Cork, Ireland


Position at Logitech

The Logitech Gaming group is seeking an experienced Mechanical Engineer to join a cross-functional team designing and developing consumer electronics, such as the G900 Chaos Spectrum.

You will be an integral member of a global group that defines and develops new consumer devices from concept through production.

The ideal candidate has strong experience in detailed physical part design and mechanisms.  

As a key member of the Logitech Gaming hardware team the candidate is responsible for combining engineering, testing and a relentless pursuit of creating the best products that are sold around the world in all Gaming categories (Mice, keyboards, mobile gaming, steering wheels, headsets, gamepads).

A passion for Gaming is an advantage


Move fast. Speak up. Decide and own. Drive change. Exceed customer needs. These are some of the winning behaviors you’ll need for success at Logitech.

As a key member of Cork STUDIO, you will be responsible for the delivery of mechanical product designs for Gaming products, from the Product Front End through product development and into successful mass production in the Far East.

You will also contribute to innovation and technology programs to enable Gaming product evolution.

Mechanical Engineer job description:

  • Development of user centric gaming products and Participate in the development of User Experience (UX) research to develop customer focussed products.

  • Develop product architectures and new technology concepts

  • Develop mechanism design

  • Build proof of concepts including function, manufacturability, and robustness

  • Ensure high quality robust design of complex mechanical systems and components using tools such as dFMEA, QFD and FEA simulation.

  • Analyze data generated from builds and lab experiments

  • Work with Industrial Designers, and product development teams to define and develop products from concept to Mass Production

  • Perform tolerance analyses to verify performance of mechanisms and cosmetic specifications in the presence of high volume dimensional variation

  • Detailed 3D design and 2D documentation of all parts and assemblies

  • Interacting with vendors as well as internal  Manufacturing, supply Chain, NPI and Supplier Quality Engineering groups in the Far East to develop manufacturing processes, tooling

  • Define reliability testing requirements and equipment

  • Drive Innovation in Gaming technology and products Continuous improvement/advancement of Engineering capabilities

  • Strong knowledge and experience in rapid prototyping, functional lab testing of concepts and analysis of test data.

  • Optimise designs for cost, performance and quality


For consideration, please bring the following minimum skills and behaviors:

  • 3-4 years experience in mechanical development of high volume consumer electronic products

  • Detailed knowledge of plastics, metal,  injection moulding and tooling

  • Fluent in Design/Development process and tools of high volume manufacturing

  • Fluent in Pro/Engineer or similar 3D CAD package including Advanced Surfacing

  • Highly skilled in problem solving

  • ‘Design Thinking’ mindset

  • Strong Communication skills with experience in multicultural and multidisciplinary teams.

  • Also good at interacting with senior team and management

    • Able to speak up and own

  • Strong knowledge in ANSYS simulation software

  • Strong Presentation skills

  • A passion for PC gaming is a strong advantage

  • Photo and video editing will also be an advantage


Bachelor's  Degree in Mechanical Engineering (or similar)


At Logitech we act like a small company. We believe that anyone can have the best idea. We are innovators, creators and designers. We challenge ourselves and each other, and believe that success is never final. We push the limit, because great is not good enough. We inspire, delight and empower the world. We are Logitech.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin,Membership of the Travelling community, or on the basis of disability.