Bloq.it (Portugal) - At Bloq.it, we’ve created the world’s leading smart locker solution. Solving online deliveries by enabling everyone to participate easily, reducing delivery costs and making them more sustainable.
We’re quickly expanding, and after growing at 1000% for three years in a row, we’re now the fastest-growing Smart Locker company in the world and one of the top 10 most promising Startups in Portugal.
As a Product Design Engineer, we’re seeking a creative and skilled professional with expertise in mechanical (metal) design, production management, prototyping, and technical drawings. Your primary focus will be to leverage your experience and skills to continuously improve our smart locker solutions, innovate with new features, and contribute to the development of scalable prototypes for special projects.
We will empower you to take on the world and create a mark in a way that only you can.
What will be your responsibilities:
- Mechanical product design for smart locker solutions, with an emphasis on the industrial and manufacturing aspects of lockers, particularly working with metal materials.
- Production management, balancing the mechanical and physical elements of lockers while considering the look, feel, and user experience of smart locker solutions.
- Create and develop prototypes, customizations, and technical drawings (including renders).
- Coordinate physical prototyping, finding ways to produce and test prototypes efficiently.
- Continuously improve the current product, making it cheaper, more reliable, faster to produce, and more secure.
- Research and develop new physical features, such as outdoor lockers, dropboxes, and package dispensers.
- Design and consolidate additional locker configurations.
What are the requirements to join us in this position:
- Proven experience in mechanical product design, preferably in a related industry, with a preference for candidates with experience using SolidWorks or similar software.
- Strong skills in production management and optimization.
- Proficiency in prototyping, customization, and creating technical drawings (including renders).
- Experience in physical prototyping and testing.
- Solid understanding of design principles, materials, tools, and manufacturing processes.
- Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a cross-functional team.
- Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
- Strong communication and interpersonal abilities, including fluent English language skills.
- A passion for innovation and continuous improvement.
What will you get if you join us in this position:
- The opportunity to join Bloq.it as one of the earliest employees and make a lasting impact on our smart locker solutions.
- A dynamic and fast-paced work environment with a culture of innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning.
- Competitive salary and benefits package, including performance-based bonuses and portuguese health insurance.
- Flexible work conditions, including remote-friendly policies and a flexible schedule that allows you to balance your work and personal life.
- Opportunities to work closely with the Product, R&D and Operations Teams, directly contributing to the development and improvement of our industry-leading smart locker solutions.
- The satisfaction of knowing that your work has a real-world impact, helping to create more affordable and sustainable options for e-commerce deliveries.
If you’re a passionate and driven Product Design Engineer with a love for technology and a desire to make a significant impact in the world, Bloq.it is the perfect place for you.
Join our team of #bloqstars and help us revolutionize the last-mile delivery industry!