We are looking for a creative and passionate person to fill the position of Biomechanical Specialist at Shapeshift 3D.

 

In this role, you will work in a multidisciplinary team to develop a new generation of 3D printed user-specific medical, sports and protective equipment to be customized on Shapeshift 3D proprietary platform. With projects ranging from insole to football helmets, you will combine skills in product design, biomechanics, and human factors to tackle challenges from various industries.

 

You will be responsible for defining products requirements and designing advanced 3D models using CAD modeling tools such as Fusion 360 and generative design, planning and conducting testing and offering consulting services to clients new to digital and additive manufacturing.  

Task & Responsibilities

  • Design innovative medical, sports and protective equipment in 3D according to manufacturing, medical, branding and performance criteria

  • Establish statements of work and design requirements based on customers’ intent

  • Optimize and adjust designs following clinical studies’ result and manufacturers’ and end-users’ feedback

  • Develop and implement human factors-based design methodologies

  • Modify and optimize existing design for digital customization and additive manufacturing

  • Identify and apply emerging technologies to new and existing products

  • Conduct/oversee product testing

  • Contribute to project management meetings and product development projects 

Requirements

  • Mechanical engineering, biomedical engineering, or equivalent background

  • Experience and interest in human-centered product design 

  • Good knowledge of 2D / 3D design tools and production guidelines

  • Knowledge and experience in one or more of the following areas :

    • Biomechanics

    • Digital design and 3D printing 

    • Numerical simulation

    • Modeling and 3D image processing

    • Human factors and ergonomics

  • Ability to work in a multidisciplinary team in a startup environment

  • Good time management skills and respect of production deadlines

  • Demonstrated creativity, resourcefulness, discipline, and adaptability

  • Experience with Fusion 360 (asset)

  • Experience in medical, sports and protective equipment design (asset)

Working Conditions

  • Full-time job offer

 

  • Salary determined based on experience

  • 100% work-from-home

  • Flexible schedule

  • Stimulating and inclusive work environment

  • We favor agility, teamwork and result-driven methods

  • A stimulating career opportunity in a fast-paced & high-growth environment

  • Weekly team-bonding activities

Biomechanics Specialist

About Shapeshift 3D

Shapeshift 3D creates a future where our differences are embraced, valued and reflected through what we wear. We are a fast-growing company developing software solutions to simplify, automate and enhance the custom-fit process of medical and sports equipment. 

Diversity

Shapeshift 3D is committed to the principle of employment equity. We welcome diversity and encourage applications from all qualified women and men, including persons with disabilities, members of the LGBTQ+ community, visible minorities, and indigenous people.

Are you the right fit?

Honesty, integrity, teamwork, boldness, and constant improvement are the values that guide our choices and methods. We are growing and are looking for a candidate who believes in our vision, shares our values, and has a passion for healthcare and sports.