Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Engineering Cork, Ireland


Position at Logitech

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer (MX)

The Role:

The Logitech Personal Workspace Solutions (PWS) business group is seeking an experienced Mechanical Engineer to join a cross-functional team designing and developing consumer electronics and experiences, such as the MX Master 3.

You will be an integral member of a global group working on Logitech's future horizon of user experiences for Creative Professionals and support identifying, defining and developing new consumer experiences, products and services from concept through to production.

The ideal candidate has strong experience in detailed physical part design, mechanisms and proof of concept prototyping (MVP) and has an open and innovative mindset with self motivation to explore/pursue abstract opportunity spaces.  

As a key member of the Logitech MX and Personal Workspace Solutions (PWS) future horizon innovation team, the candidate is responsible for combining engineering, testing and a relentless pursuit of creating the best new products and experiences that are sold around the world.

A content creation passion is an advantage

Your Contribution:

Be Yourself. Be Open. Stay Hungry and Humble. Collaborate. Challenge. Decide and just Do. Share our passion for Equality and the Environment. These are the behaviors you’ll need for success at Logitech.

As a key member of Cork STUDIO, you will be responsible for the delivery Future Horizon products for MX business group from ideation and conceptualisation through to product delivery

In this role you will:

  • Develop user centric products and Participate in the development of User Experience (UX) research to develop customer focussed products.
  • Develop product architectures and new technology concept
  • 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
  • Interact 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 technology and Products for Creative professionals and SW developers
  • Strong knowledge and experience in rapid prototyping, functional lab testing of concepts and analysis of test data.
  • Electronic prototyping and knowledge of Python, Raspberry pi and some understanding of FW/ESW coding for proof of concept prototyping is also a strong advantage

Key Qualifications:

For consideration, you must bring the following minimum skills and behaviors to our team:

  • 5-7 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
  • Photo and video editing and 3D design creation will be also be an advantage


Bachelor's  Degree in Mechanical Engineering (or similar)

Across Logitech we empower collaboration and foster play. We help teams collaborate/learn from anywhere, without compromising on productivity or continuity so it should be no surprise that most of our jobs are open to work from home from most locations. Our hybrid work model allows some employees to work remotely while others work on-premises. Within this structure, you may have teams or departments split between working remotely and working in-house. 

Logitech is an amazing place to work because it is full of authentic people who are inclusive by nature as well as by design. Being a global company, we value our diversity and celebrate all our differences. Don’t meet every single requirement? Not a problem. If you feel you are the right candidate for the opportunity, we strongly recommend that you apply. We want to meet you!

We offer comprehensive and competitive benefits packages and working environments that are designed to be flexible and help you to care for yourself and your loved ones, now and in the future. We believe that good health means more than getting medical care when you need it. Logitech supports a culture that encourages individuals to achieve good physical, financial, emotional, intellectual and social wellbeing so we all can create, achieve and enjoy more and support our families. We can’t wait to tell you more about them being that there are too many to list here and they vary based on location.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.”

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