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At AON3D, we’re doing more than just creating powerful industrial 3D printers. Our hardworking, multidisciplinary team leverages their backgrounds and expertise every day to develop a groundbreaking, open materials platform for additive manufacturing that serves companies at all scales and across infinite industries. We continually adapt along our journey as we process new learnings from our customers, and we recently reached a significant fundraising milestone that will allow us to push the boundaries of our technology. We know that this is just the beginning, and we’re determined to remain resilient as we face the challenges and rewards of expanding our business.

We are looking for teammates who:
Come from diverse backgrounds, education, and experiences
Thrive in smaller, fast-paced environments
Believe in constantly evolving and changing

The Director/VP of Hardware will be a key part of the technical leadership team and will need a combination of people management and demonstrated technical acumen in the area of hardware development. This position will be responsible for directing the work of the following groups: electrical, mechanical, and firmware engineering as well as working closely with our manufacturing team. This role will be responsible for providing strategic technical guidance and people development for a combined insourced and outsourced Engineering team.

Lead the AON3D hardware development organization, including mechanical, mechatronic, electrical, and embedded systems
Collaborate with executives in other functions to build efficient and effective cross functional processes that enable our organization to operate smoothly
Act as a leading voice in driving technical execution strategy for hardware products
Collaborate with Product team to execute hardware programs based on requirements, timelines, and budgets
Generate technical requirements from customer-facing product requirements Work with HR and recruiting resources to define roles and select appropriate candidates
Align team member roles with their competencies and experience
Work with product managers to adapt to changing circumstances and priorities
Build appropriate processes to manage all aspects of the design process from concept exploration to transfer to production
Experience implementing quality management best practices within a growing organization
Collaborate with external contractors and integrate their work into AON3D’s product development process
Responsible for efficient and effective Product Life Cycle management process and tools
Generate and maintain workspace and resource requirements and budgets

Qualifications / Requirements
7+ yrs experience with integrated SW + HW product design / development
3+ yrs in a leadership / senior management role
Engineering degree in Electrical, Mechanical, Physics, or other related subject
Demonstrated experience building teams and delivering products in high growth settings
Proven ability to ship ambitious hardware products on an aggressive schedule

Nice to haves
Experience with a robotics / CNC machine tools
Experience with safety and/or electrical certification
3D printing experience
What to expect after you submit your application:

We do our best to review and action all applications within 5 business days of receipt. Although we’d love to be able to speak with everyone that applies, due to the volume of applicants we receive and time constraints, only those selected to move forward will receive a follow-up.

AON3D is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are given consideration regardless of race, religion, colour, gender, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, citizenship status, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class as provided in applicable employment laws. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please contact us at

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