We are now looking for a Mechanical Engineer with surface modeling experience and with a passion for innovation and technology, who’s ready to take the next step in their career. This is a wonderful opportunity where your expertise will be relied on in many areas; from concept design to hardcore engineering.
Working at Above translates to excellent team play across mechanics, industrial & visual design, electronics, and software— with UX as the glue. Above also believes in nurturing strong personal leadership in an environment where you as an individual can take responsibility for your work. Your drive and ambition to rapidly develop and learn is your most important asset. The rest, you can leave up to us— we’ll set you up with the world’s most progressive clients and most interesting projects.
We are looking for an experienced and skillful player in the development of consumer products. In your role as a mechanical engineer & surface modeler at Above, you will be involved in the whole development process, but with a focus on the earlier phases working very closely with our design and engineering teams. Projects can range from two weeks of prototype sprints to complete projects lasting around a year.
We believe in creating a culture where you can thrive. The successful candidate loves what they do and feels comfortable collaborating together in multidisciplinary teams as well as independently.
Your drive to learn and improve is the most important quality we’re looking for as we work on some of the world’s toughest challenges for companies that share our purpose— driving positive change. You are humble enough to take direction and brave enough to offer critical feedback, with a personality that enhances the dynamics of the team spirit.
Although you are self-driven and incredibly agile, we are a large team with expertise within different fields, so there are always people to help you when you bump into obstacles.
Skills & Requirements
Skills we’re looking for are
Minimum B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering or similar with 2+ years of relevant experience
Passion for surface modeling, with Solidworks as the weapon-of-choice
Rapid concepting and prototyping. Hands-on experience building product prototypes in lab and workshop
Has developed consumer products in cross-functional teams
Outside-the-box approach to mechanical engineering
Some nice to haves are
Plastic design experience
Experience in integrating electronics, user interfaces, or similar
Been a part of fast-moving projects working together with Industrial Design
About the company
Above is a Scandinavian innovation agency driving positive change through a seamless fusion of strategy, design, and tech. We work with the world’s boldest companies to create futures that are optimistic, sustainable, and enjoyable. Our team of 80+ specialists work from our studios in Stockholm and Malmö, Sweden and satellites in Shenzhen, China, and San Francisco, US.
Want to make the world a better, cooler place? Take the next step of your journey with us.