Senior system/mechanical Designer

Drone Volt
At Dronevolt our goal is to design flying tools that can be used in professional applications. Our customers use professional drone platforms to improve their business operations and industries, by providing unique insights and automating dangerous or difficult tasks. Our drones are designed to be reliable, robust and suitable for harsh environments. They are equipped with advanced technologies such as automatic stabilization, GPS navigation, high resolution camera and real-time data transmission. These features allow users to perform high-quality inspections, accurate mappings and real-time monitoring of their business activities. We also collaborate with companies and organizations to develop customized solutions that meet the specific needs of our customers. We build disruptive technologies that will change the paradigm of many industries and activities to methods that are more environmentally friendly and safer for human operators. Our goal is to disrupt traditional helicopter missions in many of these activities.
At Dronevolt, we don’t build drones for fun, we build flying tools that can be used to improve business operations and industries.
To support its development, Drone Volt is looking for a senior system/mechanical designer to join its R&D department building the revolutionary drone of tomorrow.

Your mission
As a senior system/mechanical designer, you will design novel drone concepts. Your core competence are mechanical design, CAD (solidworks), material selection, suppliers management for low volumes production. You also have a strong cross discipline experience in all robotics fields : aerodynamics, motor design and control , electronics, embedded software, RF systems designs etc. You understand the constraints of the different technical fields to optimize your designs. Experience with building or flying drone is a plus.
You will evolve in a highly international environment, communication skills and ability to work with remote people is a must.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • 3D modelling of Systems.
  • Dimensionning a drone design based on high level specification.
  • Prototyping solution and validation of the mechanical aspects of the design.
  • Define Assembly procedure and test it on site.

  • Your profile

  • You have a master degree or higher in mechanical engineering, design, mechatronics or similar
  • Minimum 4+ years of experience in robotics design.
  • You are proficiency in 3D modelling and more specifically with solidworks.
  • Expert on Design for Manufacturing and Assembly (DFMA), has extensive knowledge of manufacturing methods.
  • Applicative experience building or flying drones is an advantage.
  • You have an entrepreneurial spirit and drive your project to the end.

  • You are
    Willing to work in a highly international environment and can manage distance work.
    Self-driven, enthusiastic, curious, creative and a team player.
    Up to date with new technologies.
    Sensible to project management and timeline.
    Fluent in English, French is a plus.

    Contract type: Full time.
    Location: Paris with travels in different subsidiaries.
    Starting date: ASAP.
    Salary: Based on profile.

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