Manager, Mechanical Engineering

Magic Leap, Inc., Plantation, FL

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Job Description:

Responsible for the creation of project plans and operational strategies that will lead to the deployment of leading edge technology platforms that will enable Magic Leap’s product portfolio.


  • Designing and prototyping new technology concepts and product architectures for various product designs, including architecting mechanical assemblies and systems for high-volume manufacturing
  • Provides technical expertise to the interdisciplinary teams (electrical, software, controls, optics, etc.) distributed globally at various design centers
  • Leads, advocates, and enforces best practices in design, development, and testing to ensure product manufacturability, robustness, and function.
  • Works to define and communicate requirements, and provides direction to team members for developing test plans that ensure product requirements are met.
  • Provides clear direction to the team to maintain POR and identify top priorities.
  • Provides strong contributions for system architecture, sub-assemblies, components, fixtures, analysis, and documentation to satisfy the specified requirements.
  • Leads and assists in all facets of the regulatory approvals process, including hosting system level design reviews, test plan creation, troubleshooting/mitigation issues.
  • Closely interacts with ID, human factors, electronics, machine vision, optical, mechanical, manufacturing, content, and software organizations to derive, validate, and subsequently verify system performance.
  • Assists development organization during the product implementation, integration, verification, and certification phases to ensure product requirements are met.
  • Leads technical design reviews and critical design reviews representing the concerns of his or her functional specialty on the product development team.


  • Expert knowledge of high-volume production fabrication methods used in high-tech consumer products including plastics injection mold tooling and die-casting
  • Expert knowledge of SolidWorks, FMEA, tolerance analysis, and geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GDT)
  • Detailed knowledge of direct machining methods for prototyping
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience building and testing prototype systems in a team environment
  • Must be confident in a highly dynamic and creative environment
  • 10+ years of mechanical engineering design of consumer products
  • 10% travel domestically or internationally


  • BS in Mechanical Engineering is required. MS or PhD is preferred

Additional Information:

All your information will be kept confidential according to Equal Employment Opportunities guidelines.




About Magic Leap, Inc.

How It All Began October 5, 2017 Today, Magic Leap is a company made up of hundreds of artists, engineers, explorers, and dreamers from around the globe, all chasing their curiosity toward the same goal – bringing together the digital and real worlds to advance human potential. But it all began on a road trip to Austin when we asked the question – “what if computing could spill outside the computer?”

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