Mechanical Engineer, R&D - San Jose, CA, USA

Mechanical Engineer, R&D - San Jose, CA, USA

Title:                  Mechanical Engineer, R&D

Reporting to:     Manager, Hardware Engineering

Location:            San Jose, California


Venus Concept is committed to delivering innovative energy based and robotic technologies that disrupts the medical aesthetics industry. If you are interested in leveraging robotic technology and growing your skills in this area, consider joining our team.  We are currently seeking a Mechanical Engineer, R&D who is highly organized and can ensure that our high standard of quality is maintained. Reporting to the Manager, Hardware Engineer, the Mechanical Engineer, R&D will be based in our San Jose office and will be working with a highly sophisticated medical device applications, encompassing many difference areas including but not limited to mechanical component design, mechanisms, sensors and actuators integration, robotics. We are looking for a self-starter who is comfortable in a dynamic working environment, working on innovative trend setting changes which will directly impact the medical aesthetic industry.

What you will do:

  • Plan, conceptualize, and create mechanical designs for new products, applications and features.
  • Conducting experiments and evaluations to improve and innovate product designs.
  • Design, document and release parts, assemblies, and fixtures for novel medical system.
  • Work on iterate design concepts and mechanisms by rapid prototyping (machining, 3D printing).
  • Integrate industrial design, select materials.
  • Ensure products meet compliance regulations.
  • Break down concept and large/complex problems into achievable and measurable tasks.

What you will need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field.
  • 8+ years of relevant industry experience designing mechanical parts.
  • Medical device experience is an asset as is robotics experience.
  • Experience with SolidWorks design.
  • Experience with lathes, mills, 3d printers, and manual tools
  • Experience with rapid prototyping, including additive technologies, rapid tooling, injection molding etc.
  • Robotics, mechatronics, or mechanisms experience is an asset.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical individuals and to work in a fast paced, high quality, iterative projects.
  • Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment; able to prioritize work and meet tight deadline.
  • Strong understanding of Microsoft Office tools such as MS Word, Excel, Outlook.


What you will be part of – our Venus Concept Culture

Venus Concept believes in pushing boundaries while embracing creativity and innovation. Our employees are a critical part of our company’s performance and are at the core of its success. At Venus Concept, we rely on our employees, customers, and network of industry professionals around the world to continuously improve and Deliver the Promise. In order to do that, we ensure that everyone operates with the same values and vision.  At Venus Concept, we promise to give you Endless Opportunities, allow you to Foster Innovation and be part of Delivering a Best-In-Class Offering.

Venus Concept is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals. Venus Concept is committed to accommodating persons with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for qualified candidates during each stage of the recruitment process.

About Venus Concept

Venus Concept is an innovative global medical aesthetic technology leader with a broad product portfolio of minimally invasive and non-invasive medical aesthetic and hair restoration technologies and reach in over 60 countries and 19 direct markets. Venus Concept focuses its product sales strategy on a subscription-based business model in North America and in its well-established direct global markets. Venus Concept’s product portfolio consists of aesthetic device platforms, including Venus Versa, Venus Legacy, Venus Velocity, Venus Fiore, Venus Freedom, Venus Viva, Venus Freeze Plus, Venus Glow, Venus Bliss, Venus Epileve and Venus Viva MD. Venus Concept’s hair restoration systems include NeoGraft®, an automated hair restoration system that facilitates the harvesting of follicles during a FUE process and the ARTAS® and ARTAS iX® Robotic Hair Restoration systems, which harvest follicular units directly from the scalp and create recipient implant sites using proprietary algorithms. Venus Concept has been backed by leading healthcare industry growth equity investors including EW Healthcare Partners (formerly Essex Woodlands), HealthQuest Capital, Longitude Capital Management, and Aperture Venture Partners.

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