SharkNinja is looking for a self-driven Senior Mechanical Engineer to join the NPD group within Ninja Engineering. This team member will participate in idea generation as well as product development from conceptualization to implementation, and will be directly involved in developing new ideas and technologies that will drive New Product Development. We're seeking a versatile engineer with the ability to turn concepts into scalable products. This role calls for an exceptional engineer who thrives on architecting innovative products and has a working knowledge of taking products through to manufacturing.
Identification of and solving a broad range of problems using an analytical approach
Generation of test reports and proactively communicating status of testing efforts
Tearing down, debugging, and analyzing electro-mechanical small appliances.
Creating test protocols of products and generating reports per SharkNinja specifications
Creating and performing DOE to develop a first principles understanding of key variables
Reviewing and interpreting test results providing feedback on product improvement solutions
Delivering clear, meaningful and repeatable test results
Researching new technologies with constant learning of what would be possible for use tomorrow
Collaborating , cross-functionally throughout the development of new products
Implementation and finalization of new ideas with out-of-the-box engineering solutions
Work within our multi-disciplinary team to define, design, build, and test new products across the lifecycle from initial conception to mass production
Designing the architectural layout and detail of plastic and metal components
Exploring and sourcing materials, vendors, and components
Building and troubleshooting prototypes
Experience in designing and testing small appliances is highly preferred
Knowledge of electronics (analog/digital) and test equipment knowledge helpful
Solid analytical skills, strong attention to detail, and relentless drive to identify potential problems and take responsibility for their resolution
Familiar with electro-mechanical assemblies: motors, heating elements, sensors, PCBA's, buttons, etc.
Hands-on experience with machine shop equipment
Fabrication skill, hand tools, ability to prototype quickly
Flexible, enjoys switching gears, and working in an extremely fast-paced environment
Passion for cooking and food a plus!
At SharkNinja, our purpose is to positively impact people's lives every day in every home around the world. We work very hard to provide our consumers with high quality, exciting 5-star products that make life easier. We thrive on passion and innovation, and are looking for great people, with great ideas, who want to create the next big thing. We take a team approach to our projects, where everyone has a voice. We want individuals to push limits, look outside the box and think the unthinkable. With the explosive growth we have been experiencing, we're looking for motivated individuals to join us on our exciting journey. People need to think big, move fast and want to make a significant impact. Are you ready?