We are looking for someone with a productive mindset who can apply their mechanical engineering expertise to solve problems in creative, insightful ways. Our ideal candidate has a strong fundamental engineering background, prototyping skills, 3D CAD capability, and experience designing and manufacturing consumer or enterprise technology products.
3+ years of experience in a hands-on Engineering/Design role in a multi-disciplinary team with experience in consumer electronics and product development, having collaborated with Industrial Design, Engineering and Research teams to identify and solve complex design and UX challenges.
Hands-on experience and knowledge of hardware development processes, including any/all of the following: rapid prototyping, 3D printing, CNC machining, small-scale manufacturing, molding, casting, working models with rigorous aesthetic and mechanical requirements, production-level finishes.
CAD experience: complex mechanical systems, electrical assemblies, surfacing. Solidworks is preferred.
Experience integrating electrical assemblies into mechanical systems.
Prototype to Manufacturing
Tolerancing techniques and design requirements in optics, opto-mechanics, and motion control mechanisms
AR/VR products and technologies
DFA, DFM (Plastic Injection Molding, Casting, MIM, Machining, etc.)
FEA, including thermal analysis, CFD, etc.
About the department
The Hardware Technology team at Red 6 engineers high performing and highly advanced augmented reality platforms and infrastructure, which support our military partners’ training and operations.
The goal of the Research department is to understand and develop how the multiverse works. Embedded within the Research department is a talented team that builds the tools that allow us to conduct R&D with a unique understanding of bleeding edge technologies. These tools tackle problems from data ingestion and storage, to data visualization and advanced communications networks. In order to achieve this goal, we require a first-rate development ecosystem. As such, we’re investing in building an AR-specific engineering team.
The Red 6 Mission
To build the best in-flight Augmented Reality flight training system in the world, and to create the most lethal combat pilots on the planet.
This job description is not a contract and confers no contractual rights, privileges, or benefits on any applicant or potential applicant. Red 6 has the right to change any and all terms of this job description, including, but not limited to, job responsibilities, qualifications and benefits. Nothing in this job description constitutes an offer or guarantee of employment.
Red Six Aerospace, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.