Are you an automotive enthusiast? Do you have a degree in mechanical engineering and well versed in 3D CAD? Are you looking for a new job? Well, you’re in luck! Sparta Evolution is looking to expand our engineering department! This job will require relocation to our HQ located in Redmond, WA. Please send all inquiries and resumes to john.lee@spartaevo.com.

Position: Brake Engineer
Start Date: Immediate
Location: Redmond, WA
Position: Full Time
Compensation: DOE

Job Function/Responsibilities
• Design, prototype, test, and validate performance aftermarket braking and suspension components
• Calculate and document design parameters, project timelines and technical data
• Provide instruction and support to produciton staff and customer support
• Create detailed technical drawings of parts and assemblies
• Research, develop, and integrate hardware to work alongside emerging automotive technology (example: brake by wire, digital control, regenerative braking)
• Perform test fitments and various validation tests
• Develop procedural documents for both internal use and end user
• Ensure quality and performance standards are met
• Investigate and resolve warranty and QC concerns

Required Qualifications
• B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Automotive Engineering, related engineering field, or equivalent work experience
• Minimum 3+ years experience in automotive drivetrain engineering or brake engineering field
• Ability to legally work in the United States and travel internationally
• Proficiency in 3D CAD (Solidworks)
• Proficiency using mechanical and structural analysis software (Solidworks FEA, Ansys, etc.)
• Understanding of fluid dynamics and hydraulics
• Proficiency in conventional and/or digital fabrication and production techniques (CNC machining, 3D printing, laser cutting, welding etc.)
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

Additional Preferences
• M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Automotive Engineering, related engineering field, or equivalent working experience
• Experience with DOT, FMVSS, SAE, TUV
• Experience with braking system design and performance vehicle design
• E.I.T. or P.E. certifications
• Six-Sigma certifications
• Strong attention to detail
• Ability to work through language barriers and with international partners
• Ability to work efficiently in both a solo project-based and team-based environment
• Willingness to travel domesticaly and internationally
• Strong knowledge of metallurgy, plating/coating technology, and forging technology