Product Development Technician
The world is undergoing a once-in-a-lifetime, multi-trillion-dollar building and infrastructure boom. Brickeye is leading the charge to equip the construction industry with cutting-edge IoT technologies which dramatically increase productivity, reduce risk, and enhance quality. We enable our customers to outperform – to build and manage their projects safer, smarter, and better.
We are seeking a dedicated and talented Product Development Technician to play a pivotal role in the early stages of our product development cycle. As a member of our multidisciplinary team, you will contribute to the creation, testing, and refinement of products tailored for industrial IoT and harsh environment applications. If you thrive on overcoming challenges and are passionate about innovation, this role offers you an opportunity to shape the future of Industrial IoT.
- Collaborate closely with our design and production teams to build and test prototypes that align with our vision of innovative, reliable, and easy-to-manufacture products.
- Develop comprehensive assembly guides for Production Teams, enabling smooth and accurate product assembly.
- Lead efforts in prototyping, validation, and continuous design improvement, ensuring top-quality products.
- Serve as a bridge between the engineering and production teams, providing assistance on builds, design enhancements, and testing procedures.
- Maintain and organize the engineering prototype area, ensuring a clean and efficient workspace.
- Monitor and manage inventory levels of prototype parts and tools to meet project timelines.
- Contribute to the finalization of prototypes, including identification and resolution of specialized tooling requirements.
- Report and address any challenges encountered during prototype finishing.
- Operate and interpret test fixtures to identify potential issues and optimize product performance.
- Minimum of 2 years of professional experience in a related field, demonstrating hands-on skills and technical expertise.
- Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal, to convey instructions effectively.
- Proficiency in using electrical and pneumatic hand tools, milling machines, drill presses, grinders, bandsaws, etc.
- Proficiency in reading and interpreting electrical drawings, schematics, and technical documentation to guide prototype assembly and testing processes.
- Familiarity with prototyping tools such as 3D printers and CNC machines
- Experience in product building and prototyping.
- Exposure to industrial IoT or harsh environment applications
- A tenacious problem solver who embraces challenges and employs smart planning and learning to innovate.
- Thrives in a collaborative, multidisciplinary team environment, welcoming constructive critique.
- Driven by a desire to contribute to something larger than oneself.
- Comfortable with hands-on assembly, fabrication, and prototype evaluation.
- Effective communicator capable of conveying technical and non-technical concepts clearly.
- Self-motivated, goal-oriented, and willing to go the extra mile to achieve project success.