Industrial Engineer

Industrial Engineer


Date Posted: 
February 21, 2018
Velodyne LiDAR, Inc
San Jose, CA, US
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Job Summary: 

Velodyne LiDAR is exploding in size as the company is aiming to bring self-driving cars to the market as soon as 2020. Velodyne is gearing up for mass production now! Help Velodyne’s team during this exciting time!

Responsible for studying and planning operations for the effective utilization of personnel, material, machines and facilities where decisions are made within the limits of general practices and policies.  Work also involves occasional instruction and training of a small group of employees.

Job Responsibilities:

Prepares designs and layouts for review
Prepares specifications for bids, evaluates bids, and make recommendations
Provides technical assistance on problems in maintenance areas
Estimates labor and material requirements for engineering construction projects
Designs mechanical systems and sub-systems
Monitors and adheres to recommended safety requirements
Establishes a course of action to accomplish completion of the job and/or project
Keeps abreast of current product developments and trends in areas of expertise
Assists in establishing operational methods and work standards using various measurement techniques.
Analyzes existing operations and proposes cost justified improvements
Optimizes use of floor space, materials, personnel and equipment


Job Requirements: 

High level of analytical ability where problems are complex
Knowledge of work measurement and work standards
Knowledge of basic manufacturing and assembly processes
Oral and written communication skills
High level of interpersonal skills to work effectively with others
Demonstrated technical and professional skills in job-related area required
Appropriate interpersonal styles and communication methods to work effectively with business partners to meet mutual goals required
Knowledge of computer software as it pertains to engineering a plus



Bachelor degree with a major in Industrial Engineering or equivalent training