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Product Development

Mechanical Engineer

The Ojjo Mechanical Engineer is a key creative innovator, responsible for developing components and systems for Ojjo’s unique solar ground mount hardware and precision mobile installation equipment. The job encompasses the entire life cycle of product development, from problem definition through high volume manufacturing. Ideal candidates will be as comfortable in the lab/shop/field as they are at their office desks.


  • Work with creative team to develop and drive design concepts
  • Design, engineer, and develop components for ground mount solar systems
  • Use design tools such as FEA, FMEA, and DFx to guide design decisions
  • Create detailed CAD models and drawings (in SolidWorks), and product specifications
  • Develop prototypes and coordinate with internal machine shop and external vendors
  • Work closely with Applications Engineering, Product Management, and Test Engineering to integrate installation issues and customer feedback into design development
  • Evaluate manufacturability, cost issues, and other criteria with suppliers and Manufacturing


Experience and Education

  • BS Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or related field
  • 2+ years of professional experience (this is not an entry level position)
  • Familiarity with a variety of manufacturing processes, such as progressive die stamping, roll forming, aluminum extrusion, die casting, investment casting, welding, and injection molding
  • Proficiency with 3D CAD software (SolidWorks preferred)
  • Fluent in English

Knowledge and Skills

  • Self-Driven, self-motivated, and thrives under tight deadlines
  • Ability to take on responsibility and manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Excellent judgement and able to make responsible decisions
  • The ability to generate new ideas and follow through to completion
  • Exceptional written, oral, interpersonal, and presentation skills
  • Excellent people skills and an enthusiastic attitude
  • Ability to effectively interface with senior management and staff
  • Superior professionalism, judgement, and strong work ethic
  • This position will require ~30% travel to visit suppliers and job sites in the US and international locations.

Current Work Status

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis (will not sponsor visas)

The Ojjo Difference

What we offer

At Ojjo, we’re dedicated to continuous improvement and growth—for customers and each other. If you’re highly motivated and purpose driven, come join our stellar team today!

Competitive compensation, benefits package, 401(k), paid holidays & PTO
Eligibility to receive company equity
Training and development opportunities to support your career success
Dedication to diversity, equity, and inclusion
Team environment that prioritizes collaboration and communication
Opportunity to accelerate the nation’s transition to clean energy

Deep history of solar experience.

Driven by the value of continuous improvement, Ojjo is revolutionizing large-scale solar energy through novel foundation technology.

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