Mechanical Engineer



Penang, Malaysia
Posted on Thursday, May 30, 2024
About The Job

Enovix (Nasdaq: ENVX) is an advanced silicon battery company based in Fremont, Calif.

Enovix is on a mission to power the technologies of the future. Everything from IoT, mobile and computing devices, to the vehicle you drive, needs a better battery. Our disruptive architecture enables a battery with high energy density and capacity without compromising safety. We are scaling our silicon-anode, lithium-ion battery manufacturing capabilities to meet customer demand. For more information visit and follow us on LinkedIn.

This is an exciting time at Enovix! We are looking for experienced candidates to help support our new lithium-ion battery production facility in Penang, Malaysia for commercialization of our 3D Silicon™ Lithium-ion Rechargeable Battery.

Job Summary

We are looking for a Mechanical Engineer to join our Automation Engineering Group. The engineer will be responsible for designing fixtures and machines to assist battery development.

  • Work closely with process development engineers to understand requirements and develop robust and reliable manufacturing process equipment.
  • Plan, conceptualize, and create mechanical designs for manufacturing automation equipment, including scope development, prototyping, and fabrication.
  • Develop testing processes, and perform testing and validation of new designs
  • Ensure deliverables, maintain safe machine design standards, and meet regulatory compliance requirements
  • Perform engineering calculations to support design work
  • Create and review concept development, system architecture design, assembly & technical drawings, bill of materials, and specifications using computer software
  • Support pilot and production of the final product by troubleshooting process and component problems
  • Provide engineering support to Manufacturing, Procurement, and Test Engineering to facilitate transfer of designs to production
  • Collaborate with multi-disciplinary engineering teams, and work with vendors and contractors
  • Perform detailed documentation to track project development and design process
  • Comfortable operating test, measurement and machine shop equipment
  • Research and stay current with core technologies and the latest trends in automation Detailed knowledge of common automation components (motors, bearings, gearboxes, pneumatics, gas and water components, frame types, sheet metal and other enclosure materials, etc.) is required
  • Experience with mechanical design and analysis skills including statics, dynamics, kinematics, strength of materials as well as stress and thermal analysis


  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering or in a related field
  • Minimum 5 years of experience working in engineering
  • Strong Mechanical design and documentation using SolidWorks 3D design tools. Experience with additional CAD tools is a plus.
  • Hands on, practical engineering and problem-solving experience with a variety of commercial and/or industrial automation projects
  • Firm grasp of engineering concepts, and experience designing mechanical systems and products
  • Creative problem-solving and managing measured risk
  • Experience using basic machine shop tools, mill, band saw, drill press, etc.
  • Exceptional technical and problem-solving skills and reasoning ability
  • Ability to communicate effectively and clearly

Enovix is an equal opportunity employer.