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LoopEnergy

Mechanical Designer Engineer DFM

Product Development – Burnaby, British Columbia
Department Product Development
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Patented, peer-tested and industry applauded, Loop’s eFlow® technology is the first to create uniform current density, solving one of the most challenging issues in hydrogen energy development – and offering a new vision for heavy transport.

Targeting short- and regional-haul freight markets as a replacement for fossil-fuel powertrains, Loop’s tough, zero-emission hydrogen/EV engine creates consistent peak power, improved performance, and a competitive total cost of ownership, without subsidies.

Our rapidly growing product development team is looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer with a manufacturing focus to build on our patented eFlow® technology in designing future generation fuel cell engines as we scale-up for volume production. Reporting to the Engine Team Lead, the Mechanical Design Engineer will own engine component designs from conception to product validation. This position will appeal to candidates who enjoy performing in a fast-paced, highly technical, and collaborative environment.  You will have the opportunity to influence work across departmental boundaries and with external suppliers and see your designs come to life in our next generation product. We are a lean, dynamic team that balances a flexible, delivery mindset with rigorous automotive engineering. We encourage like-minded applicants to apply and contribute to growing the fuel cell market along side us!

Position Responsibilities:

 

  • Responsible for mechanical component design, development and documentation of Fuel Cell engine components, with a focus on Design for Manufacturing.
  • Develops designs based on requirements for volume production in cooperation with suppliers based in North America, Europe, and/or Asia.
  • Leads selection process of manufacturing methods and suppliers based on functional requirements, cost targets, volumes, and timelines.
  • Supports the procurement process, including evaluation of suppliers and their MFG capabilities, budget setting and forecasting
  • Assists quality control process during First Article (FA) evaluation and part acceptance.
  • Creates and reviews 3D models, drawings, specifications and related documentation.

 Position Requirements:

 

  • University degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field
  • 5-10 years of industry experience transferring prototypes into production parts
  • Strong engineering principles, particularly in manufacturing methods and materials
  • Good FMEA skills (proven record of implementation an asset)
  • Experience with DFM, GD&T and tooled plastic and metal parts for low to medium volume production
  • Experience in supplier selection and management
  • Proficiency in 3D CAD modelling required (SolidWorks preferred)
  • Structured problem-solving skills (8D, 5-Whys)

 Other key assets:

 

  • Previous application of design for manufacturing and cost-reduction strategies (VA/VE, DtC, etc)

 Compensation:

A competitive salary and benefits package awaits the successful candidate.

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  • Location
    Burnaby, British Columbia
  • Department
    Product Development
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced
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