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Work with RØDE

Product Design Engineer

Sydney, Australia



  • Opportunity to work with leading Audio Design and Manufacturer
  • See your designs go from concept through to manufacture, in-house
  • Proven industry experience in product design engineering in consumer/technology product design and problem solving


About us:

RØDE Microphones is a uniquely Australian owned and operated audio company which leads the world in the design and manufacture of microphones and sound technology. Our state-of-the-art base in Silverwater has over 30 million dollars in precision machinery, and a staff of more than 140. We also have offices in Seattle, Los Angeles, New York and Hong Kong; making RØDE a truly global company.

We require a Product Design Engineer who can develop and deliver practical solutions from detail design through to production in New Product Development team.

Essential Criteria:

  • Proven industry experience of product design engineering in consumer/technology product design and problem solving (electromechanical experience is highly desirable)
  • Strong in detailing design concept through to production - Generating mechanical concepts and prototype testing, Detailing and design for manufacture and tooling, Tool design review with tool makers, Product verification (testing and documentation), Mechanical drawings, Production hand over
  • Experience with variety of manufacturing processes - especially injection moulding, metal casting, metal fabrication and CNC machining etc
  • Practical knowledge of materials, material properties and material finishing - especially plastics and metals
  • Self-disciplined team player, able to work in multi-disciplinary team environment
  • Good written and verbal communication to all internal and external stakeholders
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Process-orientated approach
  • CAD – Advanced CAD modelling in Solidworks
  • Self-motivated, team player, well-organised and action-and-results oriented


Desirable Criteria:

  • Experience in in-house product development environment delivering project to production
  • Pro-E/Creo

Some international travel may be required in this role

Our factory and offices are modern and bright, offering comfortable staff break areas and an atmosphere which reflects our love of cutting edge technology, collaboration, and our deep connection to music and all things audio.

Next step?

Please upload your:

  1. CV
  2. a Cover letter addressing the Criteria listed above and
  3. Your design Portfolio


Applications for this position have closed.