Manufacturing Engineer - DFM/DFA

Peloton, New York, NY

High-energy group fitness in your living room

The Manufacturing Engineer - DFM/DFA will research, develop and recommend world-class manufacturing processes in conjunction with CMs, ODMs, and internal cross-functional teams. The Manufacturing Engineer will gather technical/customer requirements, lead DFM/DFA activities, support detailed analysis (cost, capacity, manpower), project timelines, manufacturing NPI (New Product Introductions) and sustaining activities. They will also generate cost reduction, process, continuous improvement ideas and lead implementation of those ideas on the factory floor.


  • Collaborate with cross-functional engineering teams through the NPI stage gate process (Concept-MP), to ensure robust DFM/DFA, providing leadership and expertise in product manufacturability
  • Develop and lead DFM/DFA initiatives including setting targets and standards 
  • Collaborate with Peloton partners and teams to communicate, define manufacturing and assembly requirements
  • Product review at part/component level for ease of manufacturing and assembly
  • Interpret engineering drawings, understand tolerance, GD&T and process analysis
  • Identify and communicate manufacturability and assembly concerns and risks as needed. Provide clear DFM/DFA design change recommendations
  • Ensure product manufacturing and assembly requirements are clearly understood by manufacturing partners
  • Participate in supplier, CM, ODM selection and qualification; collaborate in DFM/A activities
  • Support domestic and international suppliers to establish world-class manufacturing and assembly process
  • Develop process and equipment specifications as needed
  • Lead manufacturing readiness activities and process validation builds to ensure flawless mass production launch
  • Support product sustainment and improvement activities
  •  Support process qualifications, capability studies (Gage R&R, Cp/Cpk, Spk), DOE’s and PFMEA’s        
  • This position requires domestic and international travel; at least 30% of the time or as needed by the business


  • BS in an Engineering discipline desired (Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial)
  • Past tool design and/or toolmaking experience for production stamping, plastic injection mold, and/or die cast tooling 
  • 5+ years experience in a hands-on, fast paced, engineering and manufacturing environment (NPI to high-volume MFG)
  • Previous DFM/DFA experience required
  • Solid experience in precision assembly, CNC machining, fixturing, hydro-forming, welding, stamping, die casting, plastic injection molding, and various finishing techniques
  • Experience working with Asian JDM, CMs, ODMs
  • Experience in developing SOPs, Value-Stream Maps, Process Maps, Lean, 5S, SPC
  • Previous CAD/CAM user (SolidWorks preferred)
  • Problem solving and corrective action skills: DOE, 8D, Red X, DMAIC, Kaizen events, etc.
  • Knowledge and application of Global/International standards: ASTM, ISO, DIN, JIS, ANSI, etc.
  • Extensive experience in manufacturing of Connected Consumer Devices desired
  • Experience manufacturing highly cosmetic, consumer-facing products a plus
  • Microsoft Office applications, Arena, Jira, Confluence, etc.
  • Experience managing large manufacturing capital projects ($1M+)



Peloton uses technology + design to connect the world through fitness, empowering people to be the best version of themselves anywhere, anytime. We have reinvented the fitness industry by developing a first-of-its-kind subscription platform. Seamlessly combining hardware, software, and streaming technology, we create digital fitness and wellness content and products that Members love. In 2020 Peloton committed to becoming an antiracist organization with the launch of the Peloton Pledge. Learn more, here.

“Together We Go Far” means that we are greater than the sum of our parts, stronger collectively when each one of us is at our best. In order to be the best version of Peloton, we are deeply committed to building a diverse workforce and inclusive culture where all of our team members can be the best version of themselves. This work has no endpoint; it is the constant work of running an organization that strives to reach its full potential. As a first step in our commitment, we announced the Peloton Pledge to invest $100 million over the next four years to fight racial injustice and inequity in our world, and to promote health and wellbeing for all, from the inside out.

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Founded in 2012, Peloton is a global interactive fitness platform that brings the energy and benefits of studio-style workouts to the convenience and comfort of home. We use technology and design to bring our Members immersive content through the Peloton Bike, the Peloton Tread, and Peloton Digital, which provide comprehensive, socially-connected fitness offerings anytime, anywhere. We believe in taking risks and challenging the status quo by continuously innovating and improving. Our team is made up of passionate brand ambassadors, and we know that together, we go far.

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