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As a mechanical engineer you develop unique engineering solutions around our customer needs. At instagrid, we develop all of our mechanical parts inhouse, combining digital power control and high-end lithium-ion battery cells in entirely new ways. Building on our proven technology, you own the mechanical design and you are responsible for 3D CAD, prototyping, concept development, validation/testing and DFMA relating to the product and its accessories. Together with your peers you verify and test your designs and ultimately drive industrialization with our manufacturing partners, backing every part of the product lifecycle with your expertise.

About instagrid

instagrid is a pioneer of software-defined batteries driving the change from analog and stationary to digital and mobile electricity. We create a unique portable power supply with which we improve the way people perform their work: flexible, independent and efficient. Our intuitive high-power portable battery system makes work easy – no matter when and where. As an employer we believe it is our task to provide freedom and resources to our employees to achieve maximum impact in shaping a company that is led by the core values of fairness, participation, equality and transparency.

What we offer

  • Shape the company by contributing with your individual strengths in a diverse team
  • Contribute at eye level to develop an innovative and unique technology that really matters
  • Experience the speed of a start-up coupled with many years of tech industry experience
  • Grow your skills within a world-class team
  • Take ownership of your workday at a workplace in the midst of a start-up co-working landscape characterised by innovation and ideas
  • Receive competitive compensation and benefit from a family-friendly working environment
    Your tasks
  • Take the ownership of the mechanical design of the product
  • Develop creative engineering solutions around customer needs and feedback
  • Rapidly iterate and test design concepts by utilizing in-house prototyping equipment
  • Maintain and improve the existing parts and assemblies
  • Interface with suppliers for mechanical parts for technical and commercial matters, including RFQ, DFMA and troubleshooting
  • Take the ownership of the BOM and support our contract battery manufacturers
  • Design unique solutions in a cross-functional team with engineers and designers

Who we are looking for

  • You have previously demonstrated your stellar mechanical design skills, ideally backed by higher education in a MINT subject or specific training in the field of mechanical engineering
  • You are proficient in 3D CAD modeling software
  • You know what it takes to bring a consumer product to mass production (or you are ready to learn it)
  • You are experienced in manufacturing processes like injection moulding, resistance welding, metal forming/stamping and 3D printing
  • You like to take responsibilities and work independently with a creative hands-on approach
  • You have proven strong analytical, problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • You are curious about modern batteries and digital power electronics or have worked in the field before
  • You are proficient in English, spoken and written. German is considered a plus

That sounds like you? We are looking forward to your application!

More about instagrid

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Contact PersonAndreas Sedlmayr | instagrid GmbH
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