Mechanical Engineering, Contractor

Sunnyvale, CA /
Hardware /
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Matterport is the industry leader in 3D capture and spatial data with a mission to digitize and index the built world, and advance the way people interact with the places they inhabit and explore. Matterport’s all-in-one 3D data platform enables anyone to turn a physical space into an immersive digital twin and share it with others to connect and collaborate in 3D. The Matterport platform helps thousands of customers in 130+ countries realize the full potential of a space at every stage of its lifecycle including planning, construction, appraisal, marketing and operations.

With funding from a group of stellar VCs and investors, we are transforming how we experience the built world!


    • Drive mechanical architecture, product design, testing and evaluation for new cameras and subsystems
    • Responsible for design, analysis, documentation, and functional validation of mechanical components and assemblies
    • Work closely with manufacturing partners to ensure successful development and launch with a focus on quality and cost targets
    • Own tooling & fixture development from prototype through mass production
    • Rapid prototyping to enable validated decision-making processes in a fast paced environment
    • Investigate, vendor liaison, study, and select critical components.
    • Analyze validate, and characterize product designs
    • Determine performance characteristics and document into engineering documentation.
    • Participate in technical discussion and collaborate with the cross functional team during the product development phase
    • Support products from initial concept through manufacturing bring up and sustaining


    • BS or MS in mechanical engineering, product design or related field
    • 5+ years of experience in consumer electronic, computing and professional hardware development
    • Demonstrated knowledge of low to high volume production and tooling requirements
    • Experience with Creo CAD, as well as proficiency in simulation and data collection tools
    • Demonstrated experience with consumer electronics and working with overseas ODMs and CMs
    • Experience with design and testing of mechanisms such as button, latches, snap fit and gearing
    • Experience with design and testing of mechatronics hardware – motors & drives, sensors, actuators, etc.
    • Proven ability in analyzing root cause, design of experiments, complex design debugging, and problem solving
    • Demonstrated ability directing and collaborating with leveraged development resources in US and globally
    • Proven ability to work independently with minimal guidance and ability in handling multiple tasks
    • Demonstrated experience working with industrial design to create user centered products
    • Insane attention to detail and exceptional communication skills
    • Experience leading/managing ME/PD efforts on project teams is a plus.
    • Experience in camera development is a plus
    • Experience in any of following areas will be added advantage: Optics Design, EMI/EMC/ESD compliance
    • Experience in hardware product development with an organization developing portable consumer devices is a plus
Matterport is an equal opportunity employer.