• Associate Mechanical Engineer

    Job Locations US-CO-Fort Collins
  • Overview

    Otter Products is currently recruiting for an Associate Mechanical Engineer to join our Engineering team! As the Associate Mechanical Engineer, you will help engineer our most popular products!  Intrigued? Keep reading…

    The successful candidate will be passionate, driven and curious. Are you great at working cross functionally? Are you looking for a team environment? If so, Otter Products may be a great place to grow your career!

    This position requires travel up to 20% internationally and domestically.

    *Position may be hired as an Associate Mechanical Engineer or Mechanical Engineer depending on candidate experience - see below for more detail.


    About Otter Products:

    From our founder’s garage in 1998 to the global technology leader we are today, Otter Products continues to drive growth through innovation. Our industry-leading brands, OtterBox and LifeProof lead the way to help people do more and go more places with technology in hand. Otter Products is a global company of more than 900 Otters (employees) with offices in Fort Collins, Colo., San Diego, Calif., Hong Kong, Munich, Germany and Cork, Ireland. Our mission is simple – We Grow to Give which comes to life by way of our charitable arm, the OtterCares Foundation. From innovation and engineering to community and culture – growing to give is at the heart of everything we do.

    For more information visit otterproducts.com.


    • Design innovative, premium protective solutions for consumer electronics in the time frame allowed
    • Ensure that new products meet all customer requirements
    • Progress from ambiguity (e.g., a rough sketch) to solidified concept with supervision from Principal Engineer
    • Leverage existing design standards to develop parts and assemblies in SolidWorks optimized for injection molding and other high-volume manufacturing processes
    • Prepare for and participate in design reviews as assigned.
    • Utilize results of reviews to improve part quality, cost, manufacturability and time-to-market
    • Solicit feedback from tooling and manufacturing engineers, applying proper design for manufacturability
    • Attend cross functional team meetings and address concerns identified by more senior engineers
    • Help to ensure time-to-market goals are achieved and stakeholders updated at regular intervals
    • Work with internal and external parties to build and test prototypes/engineering samples.
    • Other duties as required


    • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering required.
    • Minimum three years of work experience including Mechanical Engineering design required for Associate Mechanical Engineer. Minimum four years of mechanical engineering design experience required for Mechanical Engineer.
    • Ability to travel up to 20% domestic and international required.
    • Experience with SolidWorks preferred.
    • Experience with injection molding and plastic part design preferred.

    Otter Products is an equal employment opportunity employer (EEO).


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