Senior Innovation Mechanical Engineer
Are you ready to join a new Gaming Audio Innovation team involved with creating innovative and exciting new audio products for a great gaming company? Logitech G & Astro Gaming are now looking for a Sr. Innovation Mechanical Engineer to join the team.
The responsibilities for Sr. Innovation Mechanical Engineer includes investigating and building new mechanical design and development of Wearable Audio Products (Gaming Headsets) and controllers. This role will be responsible for working closely with our Gaming Industrial Design, User Experience and Consumer Insights teams to come up with next level Gaming Audio experiences that apply to our entire portfolio of Gaming products. The ability to take a concept from paper to CAD and build a physical model(by hand if needed) to quickly test and reiterate is required. If you are ready to revolutionize the world of Audio products in Gaming and are open and willing to try crazy new idea’s, then we are looking for you!
Be Yourself. Be Open. Stay Hungry and Humble. Collaborate. Challenge. Decide and just Do. These are the behaviors you’ll need for success at Logitech G & Astro Gaming. In this role you will:
Research, design, analysis, and testing of complex mechanical parts and assemblies. Analyze critical areas of design with use of appropriate analysis tools.
Use a combination of hand building, hacking and rapid prototypes to build new prototypes.
Play a key role in ensuring the innovative concept smoothly transitions to the final design, meets quality and cost goals, and achieves specifications of reliability, manufacturability, and functionality.
Partner with Manufacturing teams/Suppliers to ensure our designs are optimized for mass production.
Resolve ME issues/challenges.
Partner and collaborate with other worldwide functions to achieve seamless product development.
Launch the development and qualification of plastic tooling, including design debug.
For consideration, you must bring the following minimum skills and behaviors to our team:
6+ years experience in mechanical design/development of high volume consumer electronic products.
Good knowledge of plastic, tooling, injection molding, assembly process, cosmetic finishes, and defect analysis.
Good knowledge in metal punch tool structure and design.
Good Pro/E and AutoCAD skills.
Good problem solving skills.
Good understanding in risk management.
Advanced Knowledge of quality tools such as DFMEA, DFMA, PSS and Tolerance analysis.
Advanced prototyping skills.
CAE is a plus.
Taking initiative in job.
Creative and self-motivated.
Good command of English writing and speaking, and ability to make file for presentations.
In addition, preferable skills and behaviors include:
Gaming Headset experience working with South/East China suppliers/vendors (ODM, CDM, CM models)
Audio Headset Experience.
Biomechanics experience or experience designing and fitting things to the body is highly desired.
Bachelor's degree or above in Mechanical, Manufacture, Material, Engineering (or similar).
Logitech G & Astro Gaming are the sweet spot for people who are passionate about products, making a mark, and having fun doing it. As a company, we’re small and flexible enough for every person to take initiative and make things happen. But we’re big enough in our portfolio, and reach, for those actions to have a global impact. That’s a pretty sweet spot to be in and we’re always striving to keep it that way.
“All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.”
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