Manufacturing Engineer

Department: Manufacturing
Location: Somerville, MA

To reinvent an industry, you have to build the best team. Join Formlabs if you want to bring groundbreaking 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. The Manufacturing Engineer will work on the manufacturing team and be responsible for research and development of the manufacturing processes for all of Formlabs products.

In this role, you will develop and deploy calibration equipment and assembly tools - a core part of our business model.  You will also work cross functionally with mechanical design, electrical, and material teams.

The Job:

  • Create jigs and fixtures for testing and validations of designs
  • Improve existing manufacturing equipment, helping us grow with our volumes
  • Establish in line or intermediate checks to catch failures earlier 
  • Design and conduct timing studies and line analysis; watch a process and put metrics around it, and improve on them. 
  • Evaluating contract manufacturers who create our custom parts and work with them to improve their output
  • Communicate with design engineers to ensure design changes are adopted


  • Have a Bachelor's degree in an applicable engineering field (Mechanical, Electrical, Systems, etc.)
  • Are a hands-on engineer, well versed in hardware debugging and experimental design
  • Have a desire to deeply understand system level interactions of complex electro-mechanical products
  • Have experience with Python

Our Perks:

  • Flexible Vacation
  • Generous premium coverage for medical, dental, and vision plans
  • Paid parental leave
  • Commuter benefits
  • Unlimited 3D prints

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at 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.