Senior Mechanical Engineer

Company Info
LifeFuels
Reston, VA, United States

Phone: 5712472779
Web Site: www.lifefuels.co

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Title:

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Location:

Reston, VA 

Salary:

75,000-100,000

Job ID:

27930
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Job Description:

LifeFuels builds technology that delivers personalized, functional beverages to our consumers, wherever life takes them. LifeFuels launched at CES 2016 with a prototype, which received a dozen innovation awards throughout the year. Our latest evolution, a personal beverage maker, makes customizable, functional and great-tasting beverages in a sleek bottle. The LifeFuels app works seamlessly with the bottle to ensure each drink is perfectly proportioned, and enables users to set personal hydration and nutrition goals and track their progress over time. Salary and equity are negotiable.

Responsibilities 
Lead the development of mechanical subsystems in our flagship product from concept to production 
Collaborate with Industrial Design, Electrical, and Software resources 
Conduct R&D projects in collaboration with Engineering, Applied Sciences, and QA departments 
Support QA in the development test rigs and fixtures 
Interface with vendors and manufacturers

Requirements 
5+ years of engineering experience, with a proven record of leading complex projects to completion 
Mechanical engineering 
Mastery of mechanical fundamentals 
3D CAD (SolidWorks, Inventor, Fusion 360) 
Electromechanical, pneumatic, and fluid control systems 
Rapid prototyping 
Manufacturing processes 
Plastic molding 
Machining processes 
Welding, adhesive, and fastening operations 
Willingness to work in a dynamic environment 
Experience with software and electrical engineering is a plus