Fulfil F

Lead Mechanical Engineer - Product Development

Found in: Lensa US

Description:

Fulfil is a well-funded, rapidly growing, and inclusive company developing a custom automation robotics system purpose built to solve today's leading practical and environmental problems in the world's food supply chain. Founded by a team with previous startup success, and backed by top-tier VCs, we are mission-driven to reduce waste, environmental impact and emissions with truly new technology. We can't do it alone -- we're seeking curious, capable, passionate team members motivated by the opportunity to create lasting impact on the world through their work. This role offers ample growth opportunities while working side-by-side with an impassioned, multi-disciplinary team spanning mechanical design, software, computer vision, systems integration and ops to design and operationalize world-changing technology. Fulfil is committed to creating an inclusive culture, and we celebrate diversity of all kinds. If this sounds like the kind of environment that you find intriguing, then please apply even if you don't feel you meet all the requirements listed below. We'd love to hear from you.


Job Description:

Searching for candidates to help productize Fulfil's proprietary technology in order to take it to the next level. In this role, you will have ownership of our automation equipment with a focus on upgrading the current design for robust performance, cost down, mass deployment and manufacturing, and certification while ensuring that design intentions are achieved and maintained through generational changes. In addition you will have the opportunity to conceptualize and develop new features and equipment. This role offers the opportunity to work closely on a complex multi-robot system with a cross-functional engineering team ranging from R&D Hardware Design, Systems, Process and Operations.


Role Responsibilities

Leadership (Lead only):

  • Ownership of continuous and generational improvements of our automation equipment
  • Create engineering processes and procedures to enable successful implementation of changes and upgrades on existing systems
  • Hire, manage and mentor a team of 3-5 engineers
  • Define project scope, requirements, budget and timeline. Prioritize required work on projects
  • Roughly 50% leadership, 50% IC work


Individual Contributor:

  • Develop and implement new equipment or functionality to improve the Fulfil technical ecosystem
  • Ownership of proprietary automation system design with a focus on functional and efficient deployment, large-scale manufacturing and lifetime productivity and reliability
  • Identify and implement mechanical design improvements and product changes to solve issues. Verify fix effectiveness with a data driven approach
  • Lead cost reduction efforts for mature products
  • Align work to the company business roadmap. Evaluate value of work by trading reliability, opex, capex, throughput, and opportunities to increase performance
  • Lead 3D CAD and BOM generation, perform detailed design work on large complex systems
  • Create detailed component and assembly drawings using GD&T and evaluate assembly tolerance stack-ups
  • Generate engineering documentation for automation systems
  • Work with the Manufacturing teams to create processes, tests, and procedures to improve machine reliability and manufacturing and assembly efficiency.
  • Work with global suppliers to ensure product and manufacturing process quality
  • Work with NPI and Operations teams to drive hardware deployment in new facilities


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering or similar
  • Experience with various high volume manufacturing processes
  • Attention to detail and dedication to thoroughness and engineering procedures
  • Proficient written and oral communication skills
  • Experience with CAD
  • Hands on aptitude – able to dive in and troubleshoot issues
  • Ability to generate ideas in response to complex issues and execute on solutions
  • Desire to work in a startup environment
  • Cares about the world and wants to have an impact on it


Preferred Qualifications

  • Expert in CAD
  • Experience in overseeing engineering products made in large quantities
  • Experience in DFM and DFA
  • Experience in food tech

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