About Canoo

If you're intrigued by the dream of working alongside the smartest & most revolutionary designers and engineers in the EV space, Canoo just may be the place for you. Are you a person who is irked by the status quo? Do you derive personal satisfaction from doing something you've never done before, and seeing that work actually put into production? Here at Canoo, every day is vastly different from the one before it, as we're moving swiftly toward our goal of changing the way the world looks at Urban Mobility. We’re a well-funded start-up, led by the who's who of EV business leaders, whose passion brought them together on this special mission. We're diligently preparing for our first vehicle launch and looking for deeply experienced and passionate talent, who are not just looking for a “job," but rather are driven to raise the bar and create new benchmarks within the global EV industry. Read on...

Responsibilities

  • Utilize ‘Issue and Project tracking software’ to drive forward resolution
  • Provide tooling cost estimates
  • Create or maintain stamping trackers to ensure nothing is missed from concept to production
  • Create full process simulations using Autoform
  • Provide feasibility support for Hot Stamping, Roll Form & Cold stamping
  • Create concept processes for parts within cost & quality targets (Prog, transfer and tandem lines)
  • Provide guidance to simulation engineers inhouse or externally
  • Follow simulation guidelines & die design standards
  • Generate detailed studies & provide recommendations for solving stamping process issues
  • Help manage part design changes from the customer and product designers
  • Evaluate change costs and provide feedback to the project team
  • Work with product design & BIW to solve feasibility issues
  • Work with dimensional quality engineer to ensure targets are met and help define GD&T
  • Work with suppliers to ensure production process adopted meets requirements for cost & quality
  • Works with suppliers performing die design reviews ensuring performance targets are met
  • Oversight of package of work from concept through to home-line activities
  • Responsible for schedule, hi-lighting risks & opportunities
  • Ensures all activities in place to hold schedule

Experience

  • Deep understanding of stamping processes & die design is required
  • User understands material properties and coatings for steel & aluminum
  • 7+ Years of simulation / die design experience & die build / tryout
  • 2+ Years of simulation / die design experience preferred in class ‘A’ parts, aluminum & steel (HSS/AHSS)
  • Able to perform 3-D modeling and surfacing using CATIA
  • Demonstrate ability to utilize proven design methodologies
  • Willing to adapt to and/or learn new design practices
  • Individual designer skill level – Intermediate to Excellent
  • User must be willing to travel to support die build activities and launch events
  • Experience in Microsoft Office

What's Cool About Working Here...

  • Four months paid primary care giver leave
  • Flexible PTO
  • Participation in the Employee Equity Compensation Plan
  • Beautiful new facility in Torrance
  • Casual workplace with an unbelievable feeling of energy
  • Work in a high-growth start up that will redefine urban mobility

Canoo is an equal opportunity-affirmative action employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, past or present military service or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate.