People Matter

Senior Mechanical Engineer



Mountain View, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, June 14, 2024
Proclaim is on a mission to eliminate oral disease by making it incredibly easy and enjoyable to achieve oral health. Oral diseases are the most common diseases in the world and affect not only your mouth but also your entire body -- yet few people care for their teeth and gums effectively and consistently. To address this challenge, we’re developing the world’s first fully automated oral health system, with a completely new, clinically validated device that cleans your teeth and gums in just 7 seconds. Fresh is building a true platform for oral health, with products and services that allow simple, fast, and ultra-effective care. Fresh was founded with the intent to make a meaningful difference in the lives of billions of people.
Please join us on developing an innovative product. Proclaim’s hardware team is looking for a talented Mechanical Engineer to fill in this important part of the team.

What you will do:

  • Specify, design, verify, and validate products in accordance with medical regulatory standards
  • Lead and design specific parts and systems
  • Conduct FMEAs, develop test protocols and reports
  • Integrate ID and function into mechanical CAD
  • Develop work instructions and drawings
  • Write and submit Engineering Change Orders
  • Work closely with our contract manufacturer during builds to identify areas of improvement and assist with the development of operations tools & processes
  • Work closely with Quality & Operations teams to evaluate Supplier capabilities, in support of building a robust Supply Chain

Required profile/experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree (Mechanical Engineering or equivalent engineering or scientific discipline)
  • 7+ years of related work experience
  • Experience in developing, testing, and launching medical devices
  • Experience with achieving functional safety certifications such as Ul and IEC
  • Strong understanding of processes and materials used in medical devices
  • Strong understanding of the injection mold process. Experience in DFM, fit check, FAI and Cpk.
  • Strong understanding of GD&T and tolerance stacking
  • Basic working knowledge of EE, RF, and electro-mechanical systems necessary to support EE-ME cross-functional effort
  • Understanding of BOM/PLM management
  • Good Verbal and written communication skills
  • Fluent in Solidworks
  • Experience in communicating and managing overseas suppliers.
  • Experience in onsite troubleshooting during the builds and coming out with solutions for both short and long term.

Preferred experience:

  • 10+ years of experience
  • Experience working in a start-up
Proclaim is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. You do not have to match all the listed requirements exactly to apply. We believe that our organization and culture are made stronger through diverse perspectives and experiences.