: Senior Engineering Technician
480 Pleasant St,
Watertown, MA 02472

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Markforged is reinventing manufacturing with the most affordable 3D metal and carbon fiber printers capable of producing parts strong enough for the factory floor. Engineers, designers, and manufacturing professionals all over the world rely on Markforged metal and composite printers for tooling, fixtures, functional prototyping, and high-value end-use production and optimizing their manufacturing and supply chains. Founded in 2013 and based in Watertown, MA, Markforged has about 300 employees globally, with $137 million in both strategic and venture capital. Markforgeds vision is a world in which you build anything you imagine. Markforged was recently recognized by Forbes in the Next Billion-Dollar Startups list and listed as the fastest-growing 3D printing company in the US in the 2019 Deloitte Fast 500. To learn more about Markforged, please visit https://markforged.com.

In this role you will:

  • Lead and coordinate the work of technicians to ensure alignment of priorities with engineering and operations teams.

  • Assemble, test, and maintain prototypes of complex, high-end 3D printing systems:

  • Build prototype machines, custom test apparatuses and related equipment
  • Run tests and capture data to measure machine performance
  • Troubleshoot technical issues related to mechanical, electrical, software and system performance
  • Maintain machines and manage configurations to enable maximum uptime in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

  • Work closely with engineering team to:

  • Quickly iterate on evaluating various design alternatives
  • Provide design feedback and redline documentation
  • Identify and correct quality issues during development and prototyping phases
  • Design and implement test plans that provide performance data and drive technical decision making
  • Generate documentation to clarify design and manufacturing details for prototype systems

  • Write and maintain library of SOPs for various procedures such as build, test and maintenance
  • Maintain lab facilities, tools and equipment to support a diverse, passionate, fast-paced team

What we look for:

  • 8+ years experience building and maintaining complicated, high performance systems
  • Strong hands-on skills focused on precision assembly of complex electromechanical devices, combined with a passion for cutting edge technology and continuous improvement
  • History of contributing to a culture of technical excellence and teamwork
  • Self-motivated and able to effectively manage time and priorities
  • Able to read blueprints, schematic drawings, and engineering instructions for assembling and testing electrical & mechanical components
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Eager to learn new tools & technologies

  • Subject matter expertise in several of the following areas:

  • Assembly, bringup, debug and rework of surface mount PCBAs
  • Cable harness build and documentation
  • Test equipment including sensors, DAQ, and software
  • Fabrication techniques such as machining, sheet metal, welding 3D printing, etc
  • Custom test fixture design and development


Why Markforged?

Help us reinvent manufacturing.

We are reinventing manufacturing so that engineers can build anything they imagine.


We are one team that wins together!

You will be engaging every day with passionate and dedicated individuals in a collaborative environment working towards making best-in-class products.


Perks & Benefits

We offer a competitive compensation package and a full suite of benefits, including medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, 401(k), parental leave, commuter benefits, open PTO policy, and more.Our work environment includes casual dress, a fully stocked kitchen, bike storage, free parking, weekly catered lunches, and fitness perks. You will have unlimited access to our 3D printers for professional and personal parts!


Why Markforged?

Help us reinvent manufacturing.

We are reinventing manufacturing so that engineers can build anything they imagine.


We are one team that wins together!

You will be engaging every day with passionate and dedicated individuals in a collaborative environment working towards making best-in-class products.


Perks & Benefits

We offer a competitive compensation package and a full suite of benefits, including medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, 401(k), parental leave, commuter benefits, open PTO policy, and more. Our work environment includes casual dress, a fully stocked kitchen, bike storage, free parking, weekly catered lunches, and fitness perks. You will have unlimited access to our 3D printers for professional and personal parts!


Markforged values the differences among our employees and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. These differences include but are not limited to race, color, ancestry, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, age, disability, gender identity, results of genetic testing, or service in the military. This goal emphasizes the development of inclusive work environments that capitalize on each employees skills, experience, and unique perspectives as we strive to achieve an unparalleled standard of excellence.


To all recruitment agencies: Markforged does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias or Markforged employees. Markforged is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

Full-time