Mountain View , California
December 11, 2017
WDG- Microsoft HoloLens Team is continuing to revolutionize consumer electronic devices. The team is that incubated Kinect and profoundly redefined the way people interact with technology is forming a product development team to change the world again! We are growing team of experienced device product developers, working in a startup environment on redefining experiences with epic technology innovation. We are developing ground-breaking hardware, software and experiences across computer vision, machine learning, human-computer interaction, and image and video processing, networking and graphics. We will transform our ideas into reality through shipping a first-to-market product.

We are looking for a highly motivated and seasoned Mechanical Engineer who enjoys bringing both technical and tactical leadership to cross-disciplinary teams and is excited about leading system-level and sub-system designs through fast-paced product development cycles. A strong mix of technical breadth and depth will allow you to work cross-functionally to tie mechanical assemblies, optics, electronics and software into compelling consumer experiences.

As a Senior Mechanical Engineer you will be responsible for system design and verification/validation including (but not limited to):

•System level and sub-system design responsibilities in the development of concept explorations and technology investigations
•Create evaluation models and systems to assess performance investigations for various technology components and product features
•Interface across multiple disciplines (e.g. Program Management, Component Engineering, EE) in selection of devices for detailed development
•Interface directly with sub-system partners for design of and integration of technology components
•Contribute to project planning for development schedules
•The candidate must be willing and able to travel (domestic and international) to support design and manufacturing activities.

Candidate qualifications:
•5+ years of experience in mechanical or electro-mechanical product design with a minimum of 7+ years in the successful development of small form factor consumer electronics
•Experience in designing for large volume production in a wide range of manufacturing processes (Injection molding, Sheet metal, CNC ect.)
•Integration and development experience with mechanisms
•Successful experience in meeting reliability requirements for mass production
•Proven experience in applications with some or all of the following technology verticals: Displays, Batteries, Antennas, Acoustics
•Ability to prioritize workload and work within time constraints
•Excellent written and verbal communication
•B.S. in Engineering, (M.S. preferred)

Additional skills desired:
•ProE Creo and or SolidWorks.
•Working knowledge of FEA

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances.

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