WORK WITH US

Work pays the rent and pays for the essentials in life. But good work is fun and has a greater purpose. At BLUE ICE we aspire to have great work: pursuing the sports we love, creating great product with amazing people, and doing so in a style that we feel good about.

If you are passionate about the mountains, skiing and climbing, AND are experienced, fun, creative and ready to work hard in a small, but growing company, then send us your cv with a cover letter (or even a video, how cool would that be!). Tell us what you are good at and how you could help us grow into the best outdoor equipment company we can be.

Please send your resume in digital format to hr@blueice.com. Because we are an international team, we appreciate if you can write your communications in English.



JOB OPENINGS

Senior Design Engineer

About BLUE ICE

Started in 2008 at the base of Mont-Blanc in Chamonix, BLUE ICE, now has two offices spanning the Atlantic.  Our beginnings were humble, but through the years we have become known in the outdoor industry as a small company willing to take chances on innovative and creative designs in several different categories: Harnesses, Ice Tools, and Backpacks and more.  From the lightest true climbing harness, the Addax; to one of the lightest ski mountaineering ice axes on the market, the Hummingbird; people are starting to find Blue Ice to be synonymous with light weight.  We build tools for alpinists, climbers, and skiers.

Description:

Title:  Senior Engineer

BLUE ICE is seeking an experienced mechanical design engineer to join our small team located in Salt Lake City.  Successful candidates must have a robust background in mechanical design, especially consumer product design.  Experience in the entire process of product design is necessary; from project scoping, concepting, building prototypes, solid modeling, analysis, testing, and commercialization.  Must be a self-starter and be able to bring novel thinking to all aspects of their work.

Requirements:

  •        Demonstrated portfolio of designing and commercializing innovative consumer products
  •        Exceptional CAD skills (Solidworks preferred) including advanced surfacing
  •        Robust drafting skills per ASME standards
  •        Proficiently read and write GD&T to ASME Y14.5
  •        Previous experience incorporating Industrial Design into mechanical designs
  •        Brings a DFM mindset to improve manufacturability throughout the design process
  •        FEA experience including nonlinear material and contact problems
  •        High competency with MS Office, particularly Excel
  •        Experience within Quality systems supporting regulated industries
  •        Data-driven decision maker using the scientific method
  •        Self-learner and inquisitive­–always optimizing their personal and the organization’s processes
  •        Familiar with the practice of LEAN Product Development
  •        Strong interpersonal and organizational skills and the ability to work effectively as a team member.
  •        Comfortable in a dynamic working environment with a high amount of change
  •        Able to mentor junior engineers
  •        Occasional travel (<4 times per year)

Qualifications:

Master’s (preferred) degree in Mechanical Engineering and 10 years of experience. 

Please send your resume in digital format to info.na@blueice.com