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Electrical Engineering Contracter
Director of Production and Sourcing
At Lovesac we believe you should be free to live the life you love. We are a rapidly growing technology-enabled disruptor in the furniture category with dozens of issued and pending patents in categories that extend far beyond the bean bags and couches that have carried us thus far. As a contract Electrical Engineering partner you will oversee the engineering and technical development of one of our main product introductions, and collaborate on efforts in our manufacturing processes. You will collaborate closely with the Co-Founder/Director of Product Development, the founder/CEO, the product development team, and the production management to ensure on-spec and on time delivery of the products you are asked to collaborate on. Lovesac seeks to be a world leader in its approach to product design and its approach to manufacturing--allowing its Designed For Life philosophy to guide all key decisions. It is your job to epitomize this philosophy in all projects, processes, and products you engage in, always balancing sound business concerns and practices.
• Oversee the Factory Installation and manufacturing execution of one Key product Launch.
Can lead to more after the contract KEY product launch.
• Assess strengths, weaknesses, opportunities during this product development and manufacturing and installation process.
• Maintain unbiased relationships with all manufacturing partners of Lovesac.
• Manage communications with, technicians and engineers through the sampling and production phases to ensure quality of product.
• Act with integrity and trust at all times; show good judgement
A candidate should have a minimum of a bachelor's degree in at least one core engineering concentration. Ideally a graduate level electrical engineering degree. At least 7 years of related experience in electrical, mechanical, structural, process, acoustic or manufacturing engineering. Willingness to travel +/- 50% of the time.
Skills & Software:
Advanced CAD modeling software
Windows and Mac Operating Systems
MS Office: Outlook, Microsoft Word; Excel; PowerPoint, Acrobat Pro
Adobe Creative Suite
A candidate is willing to lift and move medium to large furniture items up to 75 pounds. He or she regularly uses hands to handle and feel, reach with hands and arms, stand for extended periods of time, walk, bend or crouch, sit, balance and climb. He or she is willing to travel using various forms of transportation. This position is located near the Shanghai China Area.