Electronics Technician (MakerBot)


Brooklyn, NY, US

Job ID:  46565
Category:  Product & Engineering

We're looking for an Electronics Technician at MakerBot who will support our electrical and mechanical engineers in the architecture, design, prototyping, and testing of next-generation MakerBot products.


As an Electronics Technician, you will:

  • help debug and test electronic circuits and systems
  • build and evaluate prototype cables, circuit boards, and electronics test fixtures
  • coordinate with mechanical and firmware teams to support new product development
  • research, evaluate and document components and electronics concepts
  • help create, execute and present test plans and interpret results
  • support the development of new product platforms through rapid prototyping and component validation


As an Electronics Technician, you have: 
2 year Associates Degree in electronics, or similar
2 years of relevant work or military experience can substitute


Preferred Qualifications:

  • expertise with electrical testing and measurement tools including DMMs, Oscilloscopes, power supplies, etc.
  • ability to read and interpret schematics and mechanical drawings
  • excellent soldering/assembly skills for surface mount, through hole and cabling components
  • some programming or embedded system experience (i.e. Python, Arduino or similar) would be a plus!
  • strong attention to detail
  • flexibility and the ability to track several tasks at once
  • excellent communication skills
  • spoken/written English
  • passion for electronics and 3D printing
  • Positive attitude, infectious enthusiasm, and energy!


Extra experience counts too!

  • Professional experience with 3D printing or MakerBot is a significant plus
  • IPC/Soldering Certification is also a significant plus


Sometimes, it’s the little (virtual) things:

  • Weekly virtual, after-work yoga.
  • Access to 3D printers, of course, but also helpful people who love sharing their knowledge and expertise to help and teach you how to use them.


The compensation package includes health, dental, vision benefits, pre-tax benefits for transit, 401K matching, and three weeks of vacation.


This is a great opportunity to make a big impact in a unique industry working with amazing people.


MakerBot, a subsidiary of Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq: SSYS), is a global leader in the 3D printing industry. Founded in 2009 in Brooklyn, NY, MakerBot strives to redefine the standards for reliability and ease-of-use. Through this dedication, MakerBot has one of the largest install bases in the industry and also runs Thingiverse, the largest 3D printing community in the world. MakerBot's connected 3D printing solutions address the wider needs of professionals and educators, evolving their ideas from inspiration to innovation.


MakerBot will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.

MakerBot is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against for their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law.   Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.