Graduate product design engineer - Melbourne
Quad Lock is one of Australia’s fastest growing companies (2021 AFR Fast 100) and last year we also officially became a certified Great Place to Work. Based in Melbourne, Quad Lock revolutionised the smartphone mounting game with our patented case-based mounting system. Originally launched in 2011, the Quad Lock range now includes mounts for Cycling, Motorcycling, Driving, Running, Marine and a range of Lifestyle options. To date, millions of Quad Lock products have been shipped to over 100 countries and sales continue to grow worldwide at a rapid pace.
About our People:
Quad Lock was built around hard working people that love what they do with a diverse range of interests. Our team is a mix of keen cyclists and motorbike riders, runners and car enthusiasts (of course) as well as movie buffs, musicians, entrepreneurs and our own in-house gin aficionado. But most importantly we’re all super proud to be part of the Quad Lock family.
About the Role:
We are looking for an enthusiastic graduate product design engineer to join our design team. This is a great development opportunity for a graduate Industrial Designer or Product Design Engineer to learn from an experienced team of designers and engineers working on some awesome products at a fast growing company that is a global leader.
The role will allow you to get involved in the complete product development cycle from concept development, prototyping, testing, manufacturing, right through to and sales and post sales support.
If you are a motivated person with a good mechanical understanding, a can do attitude with a solid work ethic this could be the perfect role for you. A passion or interest in cycling/mtb/motorbikes/automotive/marine or the outdoors is a plus but not a requirement.
Conceptual design and design Definition
Engagement in Continuous Improvement activities
You will bring with you a Bachelor of Product Design Engineering/Industrial Design/Mechanical Engineering or equivalent and 0 - 2 years experience as well as:
Effective communication skills, both verbal and written to document and deliver required content to key stakeholders
Excellent organisational, problem solving and decision-making skills
Strong work ethic and ability to communicate and collaborate with others.
An ability to work independently and as part of a team
High level of attention to detail
Competency with 3D CAD software (Solidworks)
Ability to generate component specification documentation, 2D tolerance drawings
General Computer Skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook etc)
Understanding of manufacturing processes and techniques
In addition the following skills would be advantageous however if you do not tick all of the boxes but have a passion for the role, we’d love to hear from you:
Ability to communicate ideas efficiently
Experience with Product rendering and animation
Familiarity with Adobe product suite
Exposure or experience with developing consumer products will be highly regarded and a passion or interest in cycling, mtb, motorbikes, automotive, marine or the outdoors would also be advantageous.
Working with Us:
At Quad Lock our customers mean the world to us but so does our team, by joining us you’ll be able to take advantage of the amazing perks we have on offer:
Hybrid way of working (in-office and WFH)
Health & Wellbeing allowance
Lunch on Quad Lock once a week
Employee Assistance Program available to all team members and their families
Generous Paid Parental Leave
You’ll also form part of a vibrant and collaborative culture in a business where you can continue to build your skillset. This is a chance to grow and develop your career whilst working in an environment with like-minded colleagues that love what they do, encourage and promote innovation and bring contagious energy to work every day?
Obviously you’ll also have access to our amazing products and have a chance to test our new innovations before they hit the market.
Join the Team:
If you are a motivated person with a good mechanical understanding, a can do attitude with a solid work ethic this could be the perfect role for you.
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