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Sr. NPI Engineer
NextNav is running a groundbreaking location service for smartphones, IOT, and other devices – an ability to determine floor level altitude service across the country – a capability that does not exist at scale anywhere today! No longer constrained by legacy “flat earth” technologies, applications and users will be able to determine floor-level altitude, which is essential for navigation, user context and relevancy and many other applications that are used indoors. NextNav’s is
the highest precision Z-Axis solution proven in the marketplace today and a person joining this team will have the ability to define the space.
Design and document mechanical assemblies, parts, cable assemblies or other fabricated parts as required to support new products or prototypes.
Work with Product design to transition products from Engineering to manufacturing.
Review and update engineering documentation for new product release.
Provide daily direction and support to manufacturing to support product assembly.
Maintain control of component and tooling implementation for production, including but not limited to equipment validation, component drawings and product bill of material.
Provide expertise in specification, procurement, build, documentation, validation, and personnel training for manufacturing electromechanical products.
Identify opportunities for process improvements and cost savings. Other responsibilities will include implementing new methodologies, materials, processes, or products.
Interface with the production personnel to actively troubleshoot production problems as well as continually improve the process.
Review product field returns with engineering to determine root cause defects and provide corrective actions as required.
Other duties as assigned with or without accommodation.
Desired Skills & Experience
BS in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience
At least 5 years of engineering experience in the manufacturing for electromechanical products
Experience with design and document controls.
Strong written and oral communication skills
Proficient with Microsoft Excel and Word
Mechanical aptitude/trouble shooting.
Experience with ARENA or other PLM systems
401k + 5% safe harbor match
15 PTO days per year, increases by experience tier