Spectacles are Snap's hand-free camera that take in both photo and video content that is shareable on, and off, Snapchat. With hardware and augmented reality working in tandem, Spectacles make it easy to make memories from your perspective, and relive them later.
Snap Lab is home to Spectacles — a camera inspired by the human eye, powered by your imagination — and a world-class research & development team that is paving the way for the future of the camera. Snap Lab builds creative technology that helps overlay computing on the world around us.
We're looking for a Sr. Manager, Product Design Engineering to join the Snap Lab team!
What you’ll do:
Build and nurture a team of exceptional engineers and technical leaders
Influence the development and implementation of scalable, reliable, and cost-effective engineering solutions
Design, prototype and launch a variety of exciting new products
Collaborate with multiple design and engineering teams as well as external vendors and partners
Drive all phases of mechanical development from concept to mass production
Develop and conduct technical design reviews to identify problems, select designs, materials, and technologies
Lead the product design engineering team members to greatness
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Proficiency in 3D CAD and 2D documentation (NX experience preferred)
Knowledge of engineering materials and manufacturing methods including prototyping, process development, and mass production
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with high attention to detail
Exceptional organizational skills
Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as mechanical engineering or equivalent years of experience
10+ years of consumer electronics product engineering experience
5+ years of experience managing a team
Master's degree in mechanical engineering or a related technical field
Strong technical background in product design, system architecture, tolerance analysis, structural analysis, top-down CAD design, and detailed plastic and metal part design
Experience building and developing cutting edge consumer grade devices
Experience collaborating with internal and external stakeholders at all levels of a company
At Snap, we believe that having a team of diverse backgrounds and voices working together will enable us to create innovative products that improve the way people live and communicate. Snap is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and committed to providing employment opportunities regardless of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other protected classification, in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. EOE, including disability/vets. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please don’t be shy and contact us at [email protected]
Our Benefits: Snap Inc. is its own community, so we’ve got your back! We do our best to make sure you and your loved ones have everything you need to be happy and healthy, on your own terms. Our benefits are built around your needs and include paid maternity & paternity leave, comprehensive medical coverage, emotional and mental health support programs, and compensation packages that let you share in Snap’s long-term success!