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Staff Mechanical Engineer, Sustaining

Flexible, China

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Job Title: Staff Mechanical Engineer, Sustaining


  • Flexible Shenzhen. This role allows the flexibility to work from home, within proximity to an office location.

The Role

On this team you are going to be responsible for providing mechanical design and technical support during the production phase for the camera, mounts and all related accessories. You will work closely with various internal and external teams to evaluate the mechanical changes on products, and come out with a solid engineering validation plan to qualify the change, and release the change in products and production. You are expected to have thorough knowledge and experience using NX (Unigraphics) solid modeling and assembly creation; strong hands-on experiences in product design change and validation, and experiences with Asia ODM partners and contract manufacturing suppliers.


What You Will Do

  • Candidate will support sustaining activities for GoPro portfolio of products like camera, accessories and mounts.
  • Lead or participate in evaludating and qualifying product changes such as alternative sources of components/modules with an opportunity for supply continuity, and cost reduction; and design changes to fix bugs, improve product quality or production yield.
  • Comprehensive documentation responsibilities that may include, but not limited to, creating or updating product 3D/2D, generating engineering drawings, creating or updating bill of materials, consolidating engineering validation plans and engineering test reports, and initializing product change orders.
  • Domestic and internationally business travel to GoPro partners.


Skills We’re Excited About

  • S. and above degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • 8+ years of relevant hands-on experiences in mechanical and/or product design development environment
  • Computer Aided Design, such as NX (Unigraphics), 3D CAD software preferred.
  • Experience with Statistical Method, and strong problem-solving skills – root cause analysis, FMEA, Design of Experiments, and DfM/DfA.
  • Knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing and performing statistical tolerance analysis.
  • Good knowledging and hands-on experiences in product design validations.
  • Good technical understanding, reporting or presentation and experience in project management.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal in English and Mandarin are required.
  • A good team player ability to work in cross‐functional org.


Bonus Points For

  • Project management experiences and PMP certification.


Why Work With Us?

Create your own destiny. GoPro enables you and trusts you to get your own job done, because we believe that autonomy in role brings out the best in our employees.

Live your best life. We’ve adopted remote and flexible work arrangements to support work at GoPro alongside our commitment to supporting employee wellbeing, belonging and connection with one another.

Work with leading edge technologies. We encourage employees to cultivate and use the latest and greatest technology, to provide the best solutions to serve our customers. We celebrate creative solutions that bring innovation to GoPro technology.


GoPro Highlights

  • Get your very own GoPro camera + gear;
  • Generous time off policy
  • Comprehensive healthcare benefits
  • Competitive salary and discretionary annual performance-related bonus
  • LiveHealthy monthly wellness reimbursement
  • Innovative remote-friendly wellness classes and events
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Professional + personal development opportunities, i.e. LinkedIn Learning, technology trainings, certifications, Peer-to-Peer learning, conferences and more.
  • Opportunities to get involved in the causes that you care about (annual camera donation + volunteer events)


We strive for the day that no group can be described as underrepresented at GoPro – whether as part of our brand or in our workforce. We are committed to providing a more inclusive, representative, equal, just and happy world. GoPro is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.



About Us

GoPro helps the world to capture and share itself in immersive and exciting ways. We are a force for positivity, celebrating all things awesome while inspiring people to pursue their passions.

We celebrate diversity. We practice inclusion. We foster belonging. We demand equity. And we share the experiences of individuals and communities who also hold these values as core to who they are. From Bucharest to Munich, Silicon Valley to Shenzhen, we are dedicated to building a company that reflects and honors the diverse global communities where we live, work, and play.

Founded in 2002 by Nick Woodman, a photo and video enthusiast in search of a better way to film himself and his friends surfing, GoPro has grown into a relentlessly innovative brand loved around the world for its insanely versatile and enabling products.

We are GoPro and we love what we build.

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