Digital Manufacturing Engineering

Chicago, IL
Manufacturing
Full Time
About Fast Radius:

Fast Radius is the leading provider of additive manufacturing solutions, including application discovery, product design and testing, and production-grade manufacturing. From entirely new products uniquely enabled by additive manufacturing to global supply chain solutions leveraging a virtual warehouse, Fast Radius brings the future of manufacturing and the supply chain to its clients. Last year, Fast Radius was recognized as one of the 9 companies best “implementing technologies of the Fourth Industrial Revolution” by the World Economic Forum (WEF)—the only company honored that is based in North America. Fast Radius is headquartered in Chicago, with offices in Atlanta, Ga and Singapore, as well as a production hub on-site at the UPS Worldport facility in Louisville, Ky. Visit www.fastradius.com for additional information.

What we’re looking for:

As an Engineering and Manufacturing athlete who has driven process improvement, cost reduction, and application execution. The Digital Manufacturing Engineer will work with cross functional teams from the product development and execution life cycle, design for manufacturing; production scale up; and order fulfillment.  The DME will be responsible for supporting internal technical programs with the latest additive manufacturing techniques. 

Responsibilities

    • Stay up to date on latest additive manufacturing technologies including design software, manufacturing equipment, and materials
    • Lead process improvement activity for additive manufacturing techniques
    • Collaborate internally with sales and manufacturing to ensure project success
    • Provide feedback on customer designs, including manufacturability and design for additive manufacturing

Qualifications

    • Between 1-7 years experience
    • Bachelors degree in mechanical engineering or related field from top-tier institution
    • Prior 3D printing preferred (polymer – FDM, SLA, SLS or metal – DMLS, binder jetting)
    • Basic CAD knowledge (Solidworks, Autodesk, etc.)
    • Experience with Lean manufacturing environments
    • Appreciation for building and working with materials hands on
    • Detail oriented and interested in learning more about new manufacturing technologies
    • Willingness to dive in for the entire process – from product concept to final part inspection and delivery
    • Ability to work independently
    • Thrives in a fast pace and adaptable environment

What Fast Radius Will Provide:

    • Engaging challenges to tackle every day with other smart, ambitious, creative people
    • Competitive salary + bonus + equity package
    • Comprehensive medical, dental & vision coverage
    • Opportunity to get in on the ground floor of an early-stage, high-growth business and take on additional responsibilities as you challenge yourself daily
    • Balance work and life with generous PTO, office holidays, and flexible working options