Sustaining Engineering - Mechanical Engineering Intern (Summer 2023)

Department: Engineering
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.

Our growing Sustaining Engineering team is responsible for product field performance and reliability. User reported issues provide insights into product quality and influence decision making. We analyze data and drive improvements to hardware design, manufacturing process and software. Our team collaborates across many functions and geographic regions to enhance user experience and enhance product quality.  

Do you want to leverage problem solving, data analytics, test engineering and design iteration to improve Formlabs products? We want you to join our team as a Sustaining Engineering - Mechanical Engineer Intern.

Internship Term: Summer 2023
Commitment: Full-time
Location: Onsite in Somerville, MA
Application Requirements: Portfolio optional.

 The job:

  • Perform hands-on root cause analysis of electro-mechanical subsystems utilizing  structured problem solving and test and learn cycles
  • Design and implement mechanical product changes to address issues then validate solutions using a data driven approach
  • Work with the Manufacturing, Integration and Test teams to create processes, tests, and procedures to improve machine reliability and manufacturing efficiency


  • Have previous exposure to hardware debug and are passionate about understanding why things work (or don’t)
  • Can prototype and run your own tests from experimental design to practical, hands-on implementation
  • Have experience designing or integrating electromechanical systems
  • Exhibit strong written and verbal communication skills

Internships at Formlabs give students the opportunity to create, build, solve, and discover in every area of our business. Come build your career and build the future of 3D printing. Internship perks include social events, networking opportunities, access to our fully-stocked kitchens and onsite lunches, and unlimited 3D printing!

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.

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