Careers: Mechanical Engineer


R&D Hardware

Job title

Mechanical Engineer


Taipei or Zhubei, Taiwan

Job description

Polaroid Originals is a new brand from Polaroid, the most recognized name in instant photography. Since September 2017 Polaroid Originals have been selling the OneStep 2 instant camera, enabling everyone to take part in the next era of analog instant photography.

We are looking for a Mechanical Engineer; the successful candidate will produce 3D and 2D engineering drawings for manufacture, select materials and finishes, refine designs to suit our manufacturing capabilities, perform tolerance analysis and part simulation. This role does not require detailed optical lens design skills. The role is based in Taipei or Zhubei, Taiwan and will report to our Head of R&D.

The ideal candidate

Has at least 5 years’ at least of experience in consumer electronics or camera ME design and manufacturing.

What to expect

This is a fulltime job based in Taipei or Zhubei, Taiwan. Occasional travel to China will be required.

You’ll be reporting directly to the Head of R&D, John Williamson. Travel to China for ID/CMF/colour trail and approval will be required.


If you’d like to be considered for the role, please email your CV and/or any other relevant information to support your application to