Mechanical Design Engineer, Powersports

Phoenix, Arizona



People who push themselves, work quickly and get things done, consider how their work impacts others, and treat the company and its resources as their own.


Work with our Powersports engineering team to develop structural, electrical and fluid systems through the use of CAD. 5+ years’ experience in mechanical engineering and product design is required. Need to be familiar with product data management systems (PDM) and SolidWorks. A mechanical engineering degree is also required. Work on automotive and/or marine vehicles experience and with FEA and CFD is a plus.

REQUIRED * Experience with product development. From sketch to production * Experience in designing and sizing parts in: forging, injection plastic, metal stamping, weldment * Experience in testing and validation of mechanical systems

A PLUS * Electrical background/understanding * GD&T system

SOFT SKILLS * Availability to travel domestically and internationally occasionally * Creative thinking * Ability to work with different professional disciplines * Excellent time/priority management capability * Deliver projects with limited direction

Equal Employment Opportunity statement (EEO)

Nikola Motor Company™ is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, color, age, sex, ancestry, marital status, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, medical condition, pregnancy, veteran status, genetic information or any other classification protected by state or federal law.


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