Santa Cruz Bicycles Product Development team is seeking a Senior Engineer. We’re looking for someone who is passionate about bicycles, and has a BSME, or equivalent degree and 8+ years of work experience. Bicycle industry experience is helpful – but not required.
Responsibilities include all aspects of designing bikes and bike parts, including suspension design, 3D part modeling and analysis, documentation and manufacturing support. Manufacturing support and making product advancements will require visits to Taiwan and China to ensure quality and improve processes – this can be as much as 4-6 weeks per year. This position reports to the Director of Engineering.
•5+ years using 3D parametric modeling software experience is necessary for you to hit the ground running;
•Experience with a manufacturing environment is a must; carbon composites is big plus;
•Critical thinking and independent decision making is required, as well as an ability to find creative compromises between production needs and design goals;
•Ability to communicate clearly with a wide range of personnel both in person and through written correspondence is imperative; and
•Ability to travel to Taiwan and China 4-6 week per year.
Santa Cruz Bicycles offers a relaxed working environment, local singletrack, and the opportunity to work with a group of bike enthusiasts in a great place to live. Our goals are to create the best mountain bikes on the planet, and have a good time doing it. The results of our work and more about the company can be found at www.santacruzbicycles.com.
Benefits include helping to make your new bike a reality, health, dental and vision coverage, 401K matching, and major discounts on bike stuff. If this sounds like your kind of job, send a portfolio of your work, resume, cover letter and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org