NextEV is hiring a

Design Engineer / Innovation Design Team

San Francisco, United States
Full-Time

Design Engineer / Innovation Design Team
 
 
Role Description
 
We're seeking exceptional design engineers who revel in trying what hasn’t been done before. You will be someone who can bring together skills in Mechanical and Electrical engineering. You should have a curiosity that drives your ability to apply a broad set of engineering skills to build concept prototypes.
 
As a design engineer you will have a strong design side to your mindset and feel comfortable at the intersection of engineering and product design, in a multidisciplinary advanced team and has an ability to craft and develop experiences.
You will be very comfortable working in the 3D world with hardware but might also be just as comfortable with electronics.
 
 
Due to the novelty of both the company and the role, you should be very comfortable venturing into the ambiguous and the unknown. As an Design Engineer you will be at the forefront to form all of our innovations and visions. You will be part of an international, cross-disciplinary design team located in downtown San Francisco.
 
We challenge conventions and believe design can create a much better future.
We are looking forward to you join this fantastic adventure.
 
 
 
Responsibilities as a member of the Innovation Design team
 
being a visionary design thinker
 
being bold to attempt something that hasn’t been done before
 
provoke disruptive innovation
 
being part of creating a culture that embraces innovation and pushes boundaries
 
being a core member of the innovation design community
 
defining opportunity spaces to create meaningful experiences through the design of physical and digital offerings
 
getting stuff done
 
 
 
 
Requirements
 
 
3+ years of experience as design engineer working on consumer facing products in a design studio or startup.
 
Proactive, solution oriented and self-motivated, able to work
 
Identify best technologies and tools for our challenging tasks
 
Research and develop new ideas using cutting-edge technologies and techniques
 
Prototype at different levels of fidelity
 
You might have a very strange career path having tried many things that make you a hybrid.
 
Finding creative solutions to demonstrate concepts
 
Walk the fine line between innovation and feasibility
 
 
approach projects with flexibility, combining methods and tools
 
 
The ability to manage ambiguity, work autonomously, and multi-task in an agile environment; an innovative spirit, willingness to work in a scrappy work environment, and a sense of humor.
 
 
 
 
 
Education:
 
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering/Design engineering or similar field
 
 
This is what we offer
 
A place to innovate and explore at the highest level.
Work in a dynamic and inspiring atmosphere among international, talented and driven colleagues
Possibility to help set up and have an impact on the future vision in a pioneering company.
A competitive compensation and benefits package