Autonomy Hardware Integration Team Lead

Monarch Tractor

Livermore, CA, USA

Full time


Jun 30

About Monarch

We are looking for a technical lead of the Roof design, integration, hands-on debug, and in-field testing. At Monarch Tractor, the roof contains all of the autonomy sense and compute, smart connectivity, and roll over protection hardware. In theis position you will develop core sense and compute subsystems that meet all key team, customer, and regulatory requirements, while interactively working with the full cross-functional team to make sure key attributes are met in the design.

Come join a world class multi-disciplinary engineering team in our quest to digitize the farming experience by making the tractor smart, connected, and electrified.

Job Responsibilities/Essential Duties

  • Own a platform’s Roof system from cradle to grave
  • Technical lead of a cross-functional system team
  • Participate in product requirement definitions, design reviews, and systems integration
  • Drive the roof program's timing by working with PM, executing designs, and solving issues
  • Communicate system level design, status, and risks to full team
  • Collaborate with and manage Tier 1 suppliers
  • Work with the testing team to validate the roof system / sub-systems physically and virtually
  • Own system requirements: work with the product and attribute owners to generate company-aligned requirements
  • Produce and/or evaluate possible design solutions to improve cost, quality, delivery and performance on specialized knowledge of engineering applications
  • Use 3D CAD modeling software to create components, assemblies, and engineering drawings for manufacturing
  • Review CAD models and drawings at the component, sub system, system level to ensure their integrity
  • Own crucial vehicle development activities and work collaboratively with the cross-functional teams to execute them (e.g. DVP, DFMEA, design review, design documentation, etc.)
  • Develop and maintain the technical specification for desired performance at the sub system level
  • Hands on troubleshooting of vehicle systems
  • Supports design decisions with detailed analyses

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • 6-8 years of experience in a relevant engineering field
  • Track record of exceptional engineering ability
  • Capability of generating your own fully toleranced drawings to ASME Y14.5
  • Ability to use 3D CAD (we use Solidworks) as a go-to-tool
  • Experience in multi-physics or FEA simulation is a major plus
  • Experience with electric vehicles, agricultural vehicles, or off-road vehicles is a major plus
  • Operate in a team environment and provide input to design solutions during the design development phase

Working Conditions/Physical Requirements

  • Working environments is primarily indoors (office and production environment), however, at times job may require time spent outdoors
  • Limited travel may be required

What you'll get:

At Monarch Tractor, you'll play a key role on a capable, dedicated, high-performing, mission-driven team. Our compensation package includes a competitive salary, excellent health, dental and vision benefits, and company equity commensurate with the role you'll play in our success. The role will be based in the San Francisco Bay Area.

In addition to building outstanding products, we're building an outstanding company with culture to match. Part of what we do is being in our element, which is being on the farm. We will be spending lots of time in Napa, Sonoma, Monterey and the central coast of California - perfecting our craft, mastering our environment, building our team camaraderie, and also taking the time to enjoy the fruits of our labor.

At Monarch, we cherish and celebrate individual's difference. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or another legally protected status.

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