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Quality Engineer



Quality Assurance
Fremont, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, May 15, 2024
Velo3D is a technology company that provides the industry’s most advanced fully integrated metal 3D printing solution for mission-critical parts.
Some of the most pioneering companies, including SpaceX, Honeywell, and Lam Research, use the Velo3D solution to drive defense innovation, improve aerospace applications, enhance transportation efficiency, and produce critical oil & gas applications.
While conventional 3D printing and traditional manufacturing methods impose strict design and performance limitations, Velo3D supports true design freedom and allows engineers to build the complex parts they need without compromising performance or quality for manufacturability. In our quest to support tomorrow’s innovations, we enable parts to be printed to exact standards of consistency, quality, and repeatability.
Velo3D has been named to Fast Company’s prestigious annual list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2023. For more information, please visit, or follow the company on LinkedIn or Twitter.
Position Overview:
As a Quality Engineer at Velo3D you will be responsible for software quality on a highly sophisticated metal 3D printing system.
The team is looking a quality engineer who is excited to learn about our print system and drive validation of our software releases. You will enjoy a small company atmosphere, working with motivated engineers, and excellent benefits including healthcare coverage and 401(K) matching.


  • Working with product managers and internal users of the printer to develop test plans
  • Execution of test plans in conjunction with software engineers, process technicians
  • Analytics and metrology data collection
  • Automating tests
  • Following up on test failures with the relevant software and hardware engineers


  • Interest in learning our printer hardware and software
  • Strong software troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to track and implement complex testing plans
  • Experience in coordinating activity of multidisciplinary teams
  • (optional) Knowledge of Python
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies and to adapt to changing requirements.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience required; Master’s preferred; field: EE/CS/ME
  • (optional) knowledge of Jira, X-ray
About the Company:
Velo, Velo3D, Sapphire and Intelligent Fusion are registered trademarks of Velo3D, Inc. Without Compromise, Flow, Flow Developer, and Assure are trademarks of Velo3D, Inc.
With the only SupportFree laser powder bed fusion capability, we enable on-demand manufacturing of production quality Titanium, Inconel, and Aluminum parts with an unprecedented degree of design freedom and quality control. The VELO3D award-winning solution includes an integrated offering of hardware and software: Sapphire® metal AM production printer, Flow™ print preparation software, Assure™ quality assurance and control system, and an integrated manufacturing process that runs throughout the printing operation.
Our team enjoys excellent benefits including healthcare coverage and 401(K) employer contributions. We believe in transparency and recognizing exceptional efforts through our monthly all-hands meetings and team member appreciation awards.
Our job titles may span more than one career level. The starting base salary for this full-time position is between $135,000 and $142,800. This salary range reflects the minimum and maximum target for this position in the U.S. The actual base pay is dependent upon many factors, such as work experience, job-related skills, related education, work location, and market demands. The base pay range is subject to change and may be modified in the future. In addition to a competitive base salary and a comprehensive benefits package, this position may be eligible for other forms of compensation such as participation in a bonus and equity program, as applicable.
Velo3D provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to, and prohibits discrimination and harassment based on, race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.