Senior Mechanical Engineer

JIVR is an innovative UK-based technology company specialising in the design of products that make city life easier. The JIVR | Bike is the first step towards the implementation of our goal. It’s an electric, folding, chainless bike that is perfect for taking on the challenge of mixed-distance commutes in large urban areas. The JIVR | Bike has been recognized by industry experts as a game-changing piece of technology has impressed demanding customers around the world.

Why join us?

How often do you have the opportunity to be a part of team that is helping to bringing amazing changes to the way millions of people around the world navigate through urban environments? Joining JIVR means being able to contribute to our success by:

  • Great career development opportunity in a rapidly growing and engineering-focused business
  • JIVR Bike for your daily commute and necessary tools (PC or MacBook, phone)
  • Flexible form of employment (Employment Contract, B2B)
  • Work with an innovative product and leading a project team
  • Share option scheme for outstanding candidates
  • Benefit from our own prototyping facilities (milling machines, lathes, presses, 3d printing)

Main duties:

  • Co-define and lead JIVR’s mechanical engineering philosophy,
  • Create mechanical designs of new JIVR vehicles (drives, hinges etc.) and accessories
  • Lead mechanical engineering activities of your project
  • Help recruit and supervise ~10 members design/engineering team
  • Closely cooperate in terms of engineering execution of the design

What we are looking for:

  • Degree from a top mechanical engineering university/college
  • 5+ years of relevant mechanical engineering experience
  • Team management experience would be an advantage
  • Automotive or general light electric vehicle experience
  • Experience with CNC machining, die casting, extruding, injection moulding, hydroforming
  • Excellent 3D modeling skills

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