Posted 2 days ago
The APAC Hardware team is building products that make it easier for people to connect with the ones they love most. We are a team of world-class experts developing and shipping products at the intersection of hardware, software, and content.We are seeking a Product Design Engineer who has experience working on mechanical engineering teams for consumer electronics and mobile products. We are looking for a slightly impatient individual willing to face down their fear of failure to accomplish bold things. This engineer will need to travel to Shenzhen or Shanghai area frequently.This is a full-time position based in Shanghai or Shenzhen.

Product Design Engineer Responsibilities:
  • End-to-end ownership of product architecture from concept to launch.
  • Establish product design process, best practices and tools for the organization.
  • Drive road map for materials, manufacturing processes.
  • Collaborate closely with the industrial design and the supply chain NPI teams.
  • Leverage external partners (ODM/JDM/CMs) to maximize the focus of our internal resources on adding value and differentiation to our product.
  • Engage with suppliers to design parts for manufacturing.
  • Travel to and support engineering builds and vendor visits

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Experience in companies across industries.
  • Experience in architecting and designing consumer electronics products.
  • Knowledge of state-of-the art mechanical design and simulation tools, prototyping tools, manufacturing technologies and materials.
  • Experience with audio and video products.
  • Experience working with ODM and CM, as well as JDM development, leading their technical teams.
  • Experience providing technical contributions to innovation-driven entrepreneurial product design teams.
  • Experience working with UX, ID, technical operations, reliability, and other cross-functional teams.
  • Ability to read and create 2D drawings that implement GD&T. Experience of using NX.
  • Understanding of the structure of a hardware product organization and the key roles and responsibilities.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with native fluency in English and Mandarin.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Willingness to travel upwards of 50% to support builds, meet with suppliers, and work with design teams in the US and Asia.

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Product Design Engineer