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Mechanical Engineer

Moment Energy

Moment Energy

coquitlam, bc, canada
Posted on Friday, May 10, 2024

Company Name: Moment Energy

Position Type: Full-time

Contact Name: Gabriel Soares

Work Schedule: Hybrid in-person and work from home

Location: #103 - 7 Burbidge St, Coquitlam, BC

Moment Energy's Engineering Department has an opening for a Mechanical Engineer to join the team creating the latest generation of second-life energy storage systems! We are looking for an engineer experienced in mechanical design and lithium ion safety to support the development of our main product line.

Who we are, and why you should care

Moment is a Canadian owned and operated cleantech start-up founded by four tech entrepreneurs. We’re helping to build a sustainable economy by building energy storage systems made from repurposed electric vehicle batteries. Our mission is to provide worldwide access to clean, reliable, and affordable power

As an impact-based organization, Moment's goal is to provide a reliable and environmentally-friendly energy storage solutions for our customers. We are one of the only Canadian companies working with Nissan North America, Mercedes-Benz Energy, and other world-renowned automakers to repurpose their electric vehicle batteries. Our team was named one of the Top 100 Global Cleantech Companies of 2023, the Cleantech Early-Stage Company of the Year, and the VERGE 22 Transportation Company of the Year in 2022.

Our employees are the foundation for the environmental impact we all strive for, so we put our employees first. We provide a fulfilling work environment and support a healthy personal lifestyle for our employees. Fun, health, and wellness are incorporated into our daily schedule and we encourage all our team members to bring innovative ideas to the table to create an interactive workplace.

As a part of our strong community, you will help the world move one step closer to a sustainable energy ecosystem.

We strongly encourage women, indigenous peoples, minorities, and LBGTQ+ to apply!

You’ll love this role if you...

- Love the environment and want to help take care of our planet.

- Are an active learner and want to make a positive impact on the world.

What you’ll be building and learning

We are looking for a Mechanical Engineer to design and develop racking, enclosure, and ventilation systems for our energy storage units. These units will be used worldwide and will require in-depth detailed analysis and testing. You'll be working on building out the technology that brings second life Energy Storage Systems to life!


  • Thermal design of indoor and outdoor enclosures
  • Design of mechanical components, subassemblies, and high-level system integration
  • Supporting overall architecture design decisions based on external client requirements
  • Creating 3D CAD models, assembly drawings, bill of materials
  • Creating manufacturability checklists and leading DFM reviews
  • Supporting failure analysis investigations and development of FMEA
  • Developing relationships with OEMs, vendors, manufacturers, and key suppliers
  • Mechanical design and documentation to support UL product certification

Useful Experience:

  • 3-5 years relevant experience in mechanical design and manufacturing
  • Experience with energy storage, lithium-ion safety and design
  • Experience with DFx procedures throughout the design and manufacturing process


  • 3 weeks paid vacation plus 1 week off between Christmas and New Year's
  • Extended health, dental, and vision benefits plan
  • Regular company socials, events and weekly fitness and yoga
  • Free electric vehicle charging
  • Open and collaborative company culture!