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...

Job Purpose

The Vehicle Craftsmanship Engineer will support Design Quality, Design, Engineering and manufacturing teams to quantify the required product content of perceived quality


  • Focus on construction method to deliver a high-quality product
  • Knowledge in a variety of production and prototype manufacturing
  • Benchmarking of competitor vehicles and define a robust competitive Craftsmanship target
  • Active Participation in Design development process
  • Support and represent craftsmanship attribute and participate at all relevant meetings with Product Design
  • Support the quality functions to ensure targets are understood and measurable
  • Develop verification testing methods to ensure all targets are validated
  • Develop and maintain gap and flush control documents
  • Responsible to deliver feasible solutions to bring Design team’s vision into production vehicles
  • Ability to work cross functionally
  • On time delivery of Craftsmanship targets to meet program timing


  • BS in related engineering field and/or relevant experience
  • 6+ years of automotive Craftsmanship or Perceived Quality
  • Proficiency in CATIA V5/V6
  • Expertise with the latest manufacturing technologies and execution to achieve systems requirements and World-class craftsmanship/performance targets
  • Strong working knowledge of Design for Manufacturing, including familiarity with GD&T and dimensional engineering
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to present data effectively

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.

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