2018-02-15 Waymo
Mechanical Engineer, New Product Introduction
Mountain View, California, United States

Waymo is the self-driving technology company with a mission to make it safe and easy for people and things to move around. Building on software and sensor technology developed at Google, Waymo is now launching the world’s first fully self-driving transportation service that will take members of the public from A to B at the touch of a button.

Hardware Engineering is a diverse, innovative, and collaborative group of electrical, mechanical, reliability, software and vehicle engineers. We design, build, and perfect the products which are the eyes and ears of Waymo's self-driving systems, and integrate those products into vehicle platforms. We're seeking curious and talented teammates to keep us moving in the right direction.

In this mechanical engineer role, you'll:

  • Design, prototype, test, debug, and deploy robust, reliable hardware for the self-driving system
  • Ensure product requirements are met from design, reliability, cost, quality, and DFx
  • Own and usher products from pre-concept to MP, TTQV, and to EOL
  • Provide technical leadership to cross-functional teams by understanding the perspective of all the stakeholders and involving them in critical decisions
  • Act as point of contact and expert with a holistic view of the product, engineering disciplines, and technical goals

We'd like you to have:

  • BA/BS/MS in Mechanical Engineering, Electro-Mechanical Engineering, Optical Engineering, related field, or equivalent experience
  • 10 years of combined experience in design and manufacturing
  • Experience with products from concept to mass production with constraints around DFM, Cost, Yields, Quality, etc
  • Experience in automotive or consumer electronics hardware
At Waymo, we don’t just accept difference - we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.
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