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Manufacturing Test Manager



Somerville, MA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, April 17, 2024

To reinvent an industry, you have to build the best team. Join Formlabs if you want to bring groundbreaking professional 3D printers to the desktop of every designer, engineer, researcher, and artist in the world.

Our teams develop the mechanical and software components that run in our factories around the world and help bring 3D printers to consumers. You will be able to develop and manage the team that works on all aspects of factory software development and manufacturing testing to take our products from design to mass manufacturing. Manufacturing Engineering at Formlabs is looking to disrupt manufacturing with the latest technological solutions, and we are looking to take it to the next level.

If you are passionate about manufacturing and want to develop services that will be used to build thousands of printers and related products worldwide, then we want you as a Manufacturing Test Manager.

The Job:

  • Manage a team of experienced software and manufacturing engineers
  • Develop and maintain manufacturing, engineering, and support test tools for our product lines
  • Work with engineering and manufacturing to define and create manufacturing and calibration tests for electrical hardware and software
  • Develop test plans and test-setup prototypes for new technologies
  • Manage requirements from and set expectations with cross-functional teams
  • Own the tools ecosystem encompassing design, validation, documentation, and release
  • Use data science to gain insight into our production lines and feed those insights back to the operations organization
  • Continuously improve our development and deployment process to streamline releases into our factories around the world


  • Comfortable leading collaborative projects with other engineering teams
  • Have a passion for consistently releasing high-quality software
  • Able to work closely in a small team where personal interactions are critical to timely decisions and knowledge sharing
  • Have a solid understanding of embedded, electrical, and mechanical engineering
  • Strong project management skills
  • Are very comfortable using the command line and ssh to develop on Linux systems

Bonus Skills:

  • Experience working with manufacturing teams on complex products
  • Full stack web development, including Javascript/HTML, DevOps, Docker, and microservices
  • Experience with C or C++ on microcontrollers

Our Perks & Benefits:

  • Robust equity program to build future wealth through RSUs
  • Comprehensive healthcare coverage (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • Low cost fund options in our 401K and access to advisors
  • Generous paid Parental Leave (up to 16 weeks)
  • Tenure-based paid Sabbatical Leave (up to 6 weeks)
  • Flexible Out of Office Plan – Take time when you need it
  • Ample on-site parking & pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Healthy on-site lunches, snacks, beverages, & treats
  • Regular sponsored professional development opportunities
  • Many opt-in culture events across our diverse community
  • And of course… unlimited 3D prints

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Even if you don't check every box, but see yourself contributing, please apply. Help us build an inclusive community that will change the face of 3D printing.

To all recruitment agencies: Formlabs does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Formlabs employees or any other company location. Formlabs is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Unsolicited resumes received will be considered our property and will be processed accordingly.