Industrial Designer


Part-time or Contract Employee (10-20 hours per week)

Location: Salt Lake City

What We Love Doing

Blackrock Microsystems aims to provide Best of Class approved neurosciences tools to the research community to push the boundaries of human applications. We are a high-tech company that continuously innovates to empower researchers to better understand the brain.

We also aim to be the provider for implantable neural interfaces to restore function to people with neurological disorders. Blackrock Microsystems already delivers some of the most critical components of leading BCI set-ups. We spend every day building technology that will benefit patients suffering from paralysis disorders, neurological diseases (ALS, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s), and neural dysfunctions (epilepsy, brain trauma).

Join us in that challenge and contribute the following:

Job Responsibilities:

    —Serve as the primary resource for basic mechanical engineering needs
    —Develop concepts, prototype, and test the implementation of those solutions
    —Use CAD/CAM software to create solids and drawing of enclosures for various projects
    —Work with vendors to source materials, build prototypes and parts, and ensure tolerances of machined parts
    —Ensure designs, components, test & manufacturing methods are documented appropriately within the quality system
    —Create renderings of finished product assemblies


    —Minimum of B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering (or currently pursuing), plus hands-on experience in the field
    —Solidworks experience with parts, assemblies, and drawings
    —Familiarity with different manufacturing processes, machining, injection molding, 3D printing, sheet metal, etc.
    —Strong, written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work effectively with team members from a variety of disciplines
    —Enjoy collaborative brainstorming, problem solving & development efforts
    —Self-directed & Self-motivated

If you would like to be a part of this dynamic team, please submit your resume and cover letter to jobs@blackrockmicro.com.

Blackrock Microsystems is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will received consideration for employment without regard to color, disability status, national origin, race, religion, sex, or age. However, applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.

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