Lead Mechanical Engineer at Ebb Therapeutics
Pittsburgh, PA, US

Do you want to make a difference by helping an organization treat one of the most common sleep disorders that affects millions of individuals all over the world?  

Are you passionate about helping patients who suffer from insomnia live better, healthier lives by helping them get to sleep faster?  

Do you want to work in an innovative company that is introducing a novel therapy into one of the largest medical markets?  

Do you want to work with an energetic and collaborative team in a fast-paced, start-up environment?  

Ebb Therapeutics developed an innovative, new-to-market medical device to treat individuals with insomnia by helping them fall asleep faster.  With our recent FDA clearance and substantial Series B funding, we are currently seeking highly motivated and skilled, creative professionals to join our growing team as we prepare for commercial launch.  With millions of people suffering from insomnia, you would be a part of a talented group of individuals who are passionate about bringing new technologies and products to the market that help individuals with chronic sleep disorders live better and more productive lives.

Position Summary:
Ebb Therapeutics has an immediate need for a full time Lead Mechanical Engineer that is innovative and willing to stretch the bounds of creativity.  In a dynamic and energizing environment, the Lead Mechanical Engineer is responsible for providing engineering expertise in all aspects of new product development, including the creation, design, and development for all Ebb Therapeutics products.  Candidate must have strong analytical, statistical, database and spreadsheet skills with excellent written and oral communication skills, a Can-Do-Attitude and a willingness to learn.  The position requires limited domestic travel (5%).

Primary Responsibility:
·       Responsible for participating in all aspects of new product development
·       Interact with the leadership team to ensure all key product requirements are achieved
·       Brainstorm and develop new technologies in support of the overall company product strategy
·       Lead phases of new product development through the stage-gate process


  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in electro-mechanical product device development
  • Proven track record in all aspects of product design from concept, detailed design, and transfer to manufacturing for high volume production
  • Highly Proficient in 3D CAD (SolidWorks preferred)
  • Product team leadership experience
  • Industrial design experience
  • Thermodynamic analysis
  • Knowledgeable and experienced in plastic part design and tooling
  • Experience with wearable technology a plus
  • Highly Proficient in 3D CAD (SolidWorks preferred)
  • Proficiency in MS Office Products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Educational Requirements:

  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering
  • M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, preferred

Position Type and Expected Hours of Work
This is a full-time position, and typical work hours are Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.  The employee must work 37.5 hours each week to maintain full-time status.

AAP/EEO Statement 
Ebb is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other protected class status.

Other Duties
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Compensation & Benefits
A comprehensive compensation package will include a competitive base salary and bonus, medical benefits, and 401(k) with company contribution.