Mechanical Engineer (m/f)

ProGlove Workaround GmbH Published: September 5, 2017
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Mechanical Engineer (m/f)


ProGlove is a smart glove that enhances the most important tool of professionals: their hands. Enabling manufacturing and logistics staff to work faster, safer and easier.

We build prototypes that get better with every iteration.
We only do things we think that matter. We grow and learn by our tasks. We celebrate each other.

We are looking for future colleagues with the rare mix of drive, intelligence and madness to make every professional glove in the world smart. Play a direct role in advancing the course of wearables.


ProGlove is a Munich based industrial wearable company by former automotive and IDEO employees. Founded in 2014, ProGlove won out of the 400 participants in the global INTEL Make it Wearable Challenge 2014. Supported by INTEL and a Silicon Valley VC, we work on the integration of ProGlove with fortune 500 customers and hidden champions in automotive,
aviation and logistics. Join us, be part of ProGlove and responsible for the next industrial revolution.

We are looking for a full time Mechanical Engineer (m/f) who wants to be a crucial part of the designing and testing of our newest product. You already designed a product from scratch? You have the hands-on approach, you can challenge your own ideas and you get shit done? Then feel free to apply!


» Mechanical product design of our product “Mark”
» Setup of mechanical engineering software tools and development practices and processes
» Integration of electronic components, such as display assemblies, batteries and antennas into a rugged wearable device.
» Bringing electro-mechanical and electro-textile products from idea to high-volume production
» Manufacturing tool design for assembly, injection molding and textiles
» Production validation and ramp up of these products and tools


» Work experience or equivalent skill set that touches some of these fields:
» Technical degree in product design, mechanical engineering or similar
» 2+ years experience in successfully bringing mobile or other electro-mechanical products to high volume production
» Expertise in the development and integration of electro-mechanical components, such as display assemblies, batteries, and antennas
» Strong skill set with CAD tools such as Solidworks or similar
» Experience working with suppliers and ODM/CM partners, specifically designing and ramping volume parts and assemblies
» Preferably expertise in the areas of: Tolerance Analysis, Statistical Analysis, Design of Experiments, FEA, Thermal Design, DFMEA, DFA
» Experience in design for impact resistance and heavy-duty is a plus
» Business fluent in English, German a nice to have

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