About Canoo

Canoo has developed breakthrough electric vehicles that are reinventing the automotive landscape with bold innovations in design, pioneering technologies, and a unique business model that defies traditional ownership to put customers first. Distinguished by its experienced team – totaling over 500 employees from leading technology and automotive companies – Canoo has designed a modular electric platform purpose-built to deliver maximum vehicle interior space and adaptable to support a wide range of vehicle applications for consumers and businesses. With offices around the country, the company is scaling quickly and seeking candidates who love to challenge themselves, are motivated by autonomy and purpose, and get things done.


  • Design and develop Closures Sealing Systems that meet vehicle requirements (function, cost, weight, performance) including dynamic door seals, glass runs, belt moldings, margin seals, glass seals, air extractors/prvs
  • Design development including part ownership, CAD development part releases and developing specifications, standards, and guidelines
  • Develop alternative engineer solutions for design themes including sealing system architecture, section development and mold concepts
  • Work on cross-functional teams (Studio, Manufacturing, Quality & BIW) to develop efficient designs and leading the integration of interfacing components
  • Development of DFMEA, DVP&Rs and GD&T documentation
  • Support testing and launch activities including development and execution of tests to support development
  • Support with supplier sourcing and management activities along with setting expectations and deliverables including issue tracking and resolution
  • Conduct technical design reviews with cross-functional teams


    • Engineering Degree with 6+ years industry experience
    • 3+ years designing of Closures Sealing systems
    • Experience developing sealing systems from initial concept through launch
    • Knowledge of interfacing part design and manufacturing including sheetmetal, roll forming, extrusions and injection molding
    • Development of complex 3D CAD including Surfacing in Catia V5 or V6 along with release and PLM experience
    • Working well in cross-functional groups under pressure to develop optimal solutions for the vehicle
    • Ability to independently prioritize and manage multiple objectives to meet program milestones on time
    • GD&T understanding and implementation
    • Excellent communication skills
    • CAD Capability: Minimum 4 years Catia V5 experience
    • CAE simulation experience is a plus

      What's Cool About Working Here...

      • Four months paid primary care giver leave
      • Flexible PTO
      • Participation in the Employee Equity Compensation Plan
      • 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.

      Any unsolicited resumes or candidate profiles submitted in response to our job posting shall be considered the property of Canoo Inc. and its subsidiaries and are not subject to payment of referral or placement fees if any such candidate is later hired by Canoo unless you have a signed written agreement in place with us which covers the applicable job posting.