NPI Engineer (New Product Introduction)

Department: Manufacturing
Location: Somerville, MA

To reinvent an industry, you have to build the best team. Join Formlabs if you want to bring ground-breaking professional 3D printers to the desktop of every designer, engineer, researcher, and artist in the world.

At Formlabs, our passion is designing and building powerful 3D printing tools. You will be responsible for bringing our latest designs from R&D to mass manufacturing. This includes reviewing designs for manufacturability, managing supplier vetting and contract manufacturer selection, negotiating supplier agreements, setting up manufacturing lines, developing production processes, overseeing the tooling production and securing shipping logistics. You will report to our supply chain lead.

The Job

  • Push our design from an engineering prototype to a mass-market product
  • Own the relationship with contract manufacturers during product introduction
  • Develop project plans and production timelines
  • Source custom and off-the-shelf components
  • Facilitate all cross-team communication
  • NRE development and management of tooling, calibration jigs, and assembly jigs
  • Ensure flawless shipment from Formlabs to our customers


  • Have experience shipping product
  • Have an engineering background (mechanical or electrical)
  • Love to build things (assembly and calibration jigs)
  • Live to optimize
  • Consistently seek process improvements
  • Love solving complex, open-ended problems
  • Flawlessly communicate and manage cross-functional projects

Bonus Skills

  • 3D CAD design, particularly Solidworks
  • Manufacturing and procurement experience
  • Aptitude for electronics and reading schematics

Our Perks

  • Flexible Vacation
  • Fully stocked kitchens and catered lunch three days a week
  • Generous premium coverage for medical, dental, and vision plans
  • 401k
  • Paid parental leave
  • Commuter benefits
  • Unlimited 3D prints

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Even if you don't check every box, but see yourself contributing, please apply. Help us build an inclusive community that will change the face of 3D printing.