Mechanical Engineer

Le Noirmont (JU)

Company


GEOSATIS is the world’s leading maker of end-to-end electronic monitoring and predictive analytics solution for the criminal justice system. The company offers a secure, reliable, convenient and cost-effective complete solution (ankle bracelet, indoor base station, victim protection device, monitoring software & mobile app) for enhanced public safety, successful offender rehabilitation and reduced recidivism – using Swiss precision, quality and innovation.

The company was founded in 2011 as a spin-off from the renowned technical university of EPFL in Lausanne, Switzerland – and has been focusing ever since at revolutionizing the electronic monitoring industry through in-depth customer understanding and breakthrough innovations that challenge the status quo and deliver radically better products and services.

Our young and dynamic team operates from our Head office in Le Noirmont (JU), and from our Lab office at the EPFL Innovation Park in Lausanne (VD) – and is currently experiencing a strong growth on both the R&D and business side of things.

Job Description


We are looking for a person (M/F) to join the R&D team dedicated to the hardware development of the company’s products. For this position, the company is looking for a Mechanical Engineer.

Responsibilities


  • Find and model creative and innovative solutions in order to develop new products, or improve existing ones, while respecting the constraints of proper design, production of the parts and simple yet efficient product assembly.
  • Design new 3D models of parts, import standard components, electronics, creation and validation of final product, export of final 2D plans and assembly instructions for production.
  • Close collaboration with the electronics team during the whole development process, in order to find optimal assembly options.
  • Integration of customer feedback when evolving the product line.
  • Contact with suppliers during the R&D phase, and evaluation of new production techniques, prototyping, preparation and follow-up of supplier RFP, participation in the setup of final production process.
  • Follow-up on prototypes, pre-production to validate the design, the proper operation and assembly of the parts and products.

Requirements


  • MSc or BSc from a leading university or institute of technology.
  • Deep knowledge in mechanical parts design (SolidWorks®).
  • Good knowledge of machining and plastic injection constraints.
  • Interest and creativity in solving complex mechanical challenges while developing new parts.
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment with a cross-functional team, as well as autonomously.
  • French and/or English written and oral skills (other languages a plus).

Information


  • Expected start date: As soon as possible
  •  Place of work: Le Noirmont (JU)
  •  Contract type: Permanent