Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineer
Recognized as one of Boston’s fastest emerging startups, Signature Orthodontics was a 2016 Gold winner at Mass Challenge, and is using advanced manufacturing technologies to create a paradigm shift in Orthodontics that hasn’t occurred since the advent of Invisalign. Company is currently in “stealth”.
Duties & Responsibilities
Signature Orthodontics is seeking a talented and enthusiastic entry level engineer to work on a multitude of projects throughout product development phases. From designing and fabricating in R&D phases to running performance tests for FDA submission all the way through to validation and verification of final products, this individual will not only see all phases of a new technology but will be a vital part in decision making and product commercialization. He/She will initiate and take ownership of testing, tooling design and jig creation, and develop processes used by the entire company. This individual will report directly to the Director of Hardware Engineering but will have constant interactions with heads of software, product, marketing and the CEO. He/She will have the support and mentorship of experienced engineers and product specialists but is expected to work independently.
Basic Qualifications
• BS in Mechanical or Biomedical Engineering
• Experience in CAD modeling (preferably SolidWorks) and mechanical drawings and documentation
• Experience with rapid prototyping and 3D printing
Additional Qualifications
• Experience with Instron machines, medical devices, and testing protocol development
• Strong organizational skills, creativity, motivation, and communication (oral and written) skills, especially ability to work and communicate with non-engineers.
• Ability to tackle multiple projects simultaneously in a dynamic team environment is essential.
• Must be a self-starter, diligent with deadlines and able to manage oneself in multiple projects
Location – Boston, Ma
Time Status – Full Time, Salaried, equity comp available

Jobkey:
325
Program:
MassChallenge Boston 2016 Accelerator
Job Type:
A full-time permanent position
Application Email:
alfred_griffin@hsdm.harvard.edu
Startup:
Signature Orthodontics