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Mechanical Design Engineer

Boson Motors

Boson Motors

Design
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Posted on Monday, November 20, 2023

Job Responsibilities:

Looking for Mechanical Design Engineer for a pioneering EV Company

Location: Ambattur ,Chennai

Boson is a Silicon Valley based startup focusing on farm automation. We are working on solving farming/agricultural automation challenges with our electric vehicles and computer vision. We are looking for an enthusiastic/energetic Mechanical Design Engineer with a minimum of 5-7 years of experience in the automobile industry to join our team. He will be responsible for working on all stages of our production cycles, from R&D, prototyping to manufacturing, installation and evaluation.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Lead the design and development of mechanical components and systems for light utility vehicles.
  • Create detailed 3D models and 2D drawings using industry-standard CAD software.
  • Oversee the prototyping and testing of mechanical designs, making adjustments as needed for optimal performance.
  • Continuously refine and optimize mechanical designs for efficiency, manufacturability, and cost-effectiveness.
  • Research and recommend suitable materials for specific applications, considering performance and cost factors.
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams, including electrical engineers, software developers, and project managers, to ensure seamless integration of mechanical components.
  • Implement rigorous quality control measures to ensure the reliability and safety of mechanical designs.
  • Create and maintain comprehensive design documentation, including drawings, specifications, and test reports.
  • Develop drawings with GD&T and consult with engineering, quality and manufacturing team-mates to ensure that designs are feasible.
  • Ability to run simulations, analyse test data/prototypes and work with cross functional teams.
  • Perform hand calculations and Design studies whenever necessary.
  • Able to discuss and meet the requirements of cross functional teams.
  • Record and evaluate testing data, altering designs to ensure compliance with safety, performance and efficiency standards.
  • Consult with fabrication teams during product manufacturing, advising them on design specifications and providing physical assistance as and when required.
  • Calculate cost estimates for final product designs, and release reports to supervisors, incorporating costs of labour, material, delivery and overheads.

Qualification

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Master’s degree preferred but not mandatory.
  • At least 5 years of experience.
  • Superior computer skills and proficiency with 3D modelling software preferably SolidWorks.
  • Self-motivated and ability to use initiative.
  • Exceptional time management, verbal/written communication abilities and organizational skills.
  • Ability to write clear and comprehensive technical documentation.
  • Highly analytical mind, with exceptional problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Experience with prototyping and testing.
  • Familiarity with industry standards and regulations.