Senior Electrical Engineer

Desktop Metal, Burlington, MA

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Desktop Metal (NYSE: DM) is pioneering a new generation of additive manufacturing technologies focused on the production of end-use parts. We offer a portfolio of integrated additive manufacturing solutions for engineers, designers and manufacturers comprised of hardware, software, materials and services. Our solutions span use cases across the product life cycle, from product development to mass production and aftermarket operations, and they address an array of industries, including automotive, aerospace, healthcare, consumer products, heavy industry, machine design and research and development.  At Desktop Metal, we believe additive manufacturing, commonly referred to as 3D printing, is one of the most exciting and transformational technology innovations of our time.

Desktop Metal is seeking a talented and self-motivated Electrical Engineer. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in analog and digital circuits, embedded systems, motor control, and enjoy problem solving from concept to production. 


  • Architecting, designing and implementing complex electronics systems, analog and digital circuit design, and systems debugging
  • Working with an interdisciplinary team to execute product designs from concept to production including design, prototyping, validation, testing, compliance and certification
  • Design optimizations for cost reductions and reliability improvements
  • Writing and developing specifications, design verification plans, and functional test procedures
  • Maintaining high level of communications with cross-functional team and partners

Basic Qualifications:

  • Thorough understanding of technical principles and concepts in electrical engineering  
  • Experience in schematic entry, layout tools and design for manufacturability. Ability to generate fabrication and assembly packages for PCB manufacturing.
  • Demonstrated strong ability to move seamlessly between levels of abstraction – from system to the detailed implementation
  • Experience with embedded system design interfacing to a wide array of electro-mechanical subsystems
  • Commitment to rigorous testing practices
  • Strong organizational and planning skills
  • Able to provide the customer and company-wide perspective to detailed technical decisions
  • Ability to effectively manage time when working on multiple projects
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • BS / MS Electrical Engineering (or similar field)

Preferred Experience:

  • Mixed signal design
  • Experience with EMI/EMC compliance
  • Experience in AC and DC power design, sensors, motors and drives control
  • Altium or other schematic and layout capture tools
  • Experience with FPGA design is preferred but not required
  • Debugging experience including assembly and C
  • FW design experience
  • Circuit simulators
  • Robotics
  • Thermal management
  • Python, Matlab, and/or Labview

At Desktop Metal, innovation is at the core of our DNA. And we believe ground-breaking discoveries are born from diverse teams with unique backgrounds and experiences. We are committed to employing a diverse workforce with equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, veteran status, or disability.

About Desktop Metal

About us Desktop Metal is reinventing the way design and manufacturing teams produce metal parts - from prototyping through mass production. Our team is built around the disciplines of materials science, hardware and software engineering, and design. We have raised $212 million in equity funding with investment from technology leaders including Google, BMW, Lowe’s, and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. In 2017, the company was selected as one of the world’s 30 most promising Technology Pioneers by World Economic Forum, and was recently named to MIT Technology Review’s list of 50 Smartest Companies. Located just outside of Boston we are assembling a team of experts and are looking to hire curious and driven engineers, scientists, and designers.

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