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Mechanical Engineer - Product Assurance



Other Engineering, Product
Oslo, Norway
Posted on Thursday, December 21, 2023

Want to help millions of people think better?

reMarkable creates hardware and software products that help people all over the world find focus. We launched our original reMarkable 1 paper tablet in 2017. Since then, we’ve sold more than 1,5 million devices, grown to over 400 employees, and transformed from a small startup to a fast-growing scaleup.

Following the successful launch of the reMarkable 2, which was named one of TIME's top 100 inventions of 2020, our subscription service Connect in 2021, and the Type Folio in 2023, we've set ourselves exciting growth and product development goals for the coming years. With a brand new campus opening in 2024 at Majorstuen in Oslo, and exciting products and services in development, we need new colleagues to join our journey.

We are looking for a Mechanical Engineer to join our team. You will get the opportunity to influence the steps needed to create a product hundreds of thousands of customers use worldwide. And you will play an essential role in our ambitious growth and product plans to achieve our goal of helping people worldwide think better. Are you ready to join the exciting growth of a truly unique tech brand?

About the Role

The Mechanical Design Assurance Unit plays a key role in ensuring that our future products are up to the expectations of our customers and our internal quality standards. As a mechanical engineer in our unit, you will be fundamental in defining product requirements and validating that our designs are qualified before entering the market.

We support our current products and you will have the opportunity to lead exciting and complex problem-solving and improvement initiatives. This role plays a central role in solving specific mechanical and cosmetic challenges related to design, materials and production technologies. In addition, you will get the opportunity to visit test- and manufacturing facilities as some travel will be required. Our unit is involved in many processes from concept validation to the end of life.

We do not expect you to tick off on all the requirements, but hopefully you will learn something new and we will learn something from you.

Tasks and responsibilities:

  • Conduct testing and analysis to validate mechanical designs, make data-driven decisions to enhance product performance and user satisfaction.

  • Lead continuous improvement initiatives of existing products through testing, analysis, and iterative design processes.

  • Support the development and optimization of manufacturing processes, ensuring efficient production and high-quality output.

  • Actively participate in design reviews, providing valuable insights and solutions to overcome technical challenges.

  • Work with suppliers and vendors to source components and materials that meet our quality standards.

Who we believe will succeed in this role:

  • Bachelors or masters degree in mechanical engineering or a related field.

  • 2+ years of relevant experience

  • You excel at problem-solving and continuous improvements, using analytical thinking to overcome challenges and find practical solutions.

  • You have a good understanding of product engineering and development such as design and analysis, technical standards and product requirements.

  • You have hands-on-experience with product validation testing and experiments.

  • Interest and experience with consumer electronics is an advantage.

What do we offer?

At reMarkable, we offer the opportunity to contribute towards building a global tech company. You'll join a fast-paced, dynamic work environment and be involved in every step of creating a product that's used and valued by hundreds of thousands of customers around the globe.

Besides robust career development and growth opportunities, we offer a workplace where everyone can influence the company's direction, story, and success. We're a committed and highly motivated team with a lot of love for what we do and the people that we work with.

Through collaboration, we create a generous, respectful, and supportive environment where people take the extra steps needed to help each other succeed as well as exceed expectations.