Vehicle Engineering & Analysis

Senior Design Engineer

at Arrivo in Los Angeles

Date Posted: 2017-09-26

Arrivo is seeking highly qualified Senior Design Engineers based in our downtown Los Angeles headquarters. There are multiple roles available within the Vehicle Engineering team as responsible engineers for a wide range of vehicle mechanical systems such as chassis/suspension, levitation, closures, cargo/payload retention, and others. The successful candidate will have demonstrated technical excellence in the design of mechanical systems in a vehicle engineering role, preferably in a fast R&D environment. 


•Establish, develop, and deliver vehicle mechanical systems from a clean sheet
•Create, execute, and maintain CAD models, structural analyses, kinematic analyses, bills of material (BOMs), test plans, and drawings in cooperation with structures, propulsion, levitation, infrastructure, and vehicle systems engineers
• Document design criteria, and lead preliminary and critical design reviews for components and subsystems
• Influence Arrivo’s product lifecycle management (PLM) architecture

• B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or equivalent. M.S. preferred
• 5+ years’ experience in mechanical design in the automotive, aerospace, defense, or racing industries, or similar
• Proficiency with CATIA V5/V6, including kinematic workbench and geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T)
• Proficiency with stress/modal/multibody dynamics analysis methodology and software such as Femap/Nastran/Optistruct/ABAQUS or similar and ADAMS/MotionSolve/Dymola or similar
• Proven track record of delivering component and subsystem designs from concept through development and into production