Make Cinematography Personal. Atlas Lens Co. (atlaslensco.com) is a modern lens manufacturer empowering image makers to create work that’s more interesting, more personal, and more rewarding. Founded in 2016 by designer Forrest Schultz and cinematographer Dan Kanes, Atlas Lens Co. designs and manufactures affordable, high-performance lenses that deliver coveted vintage aesthetics with modern conveniences.
Atlas Lens Co. is based in Burbank, California with sales worldwide.
Notable productions: Atlas’ flagship ORION SERIES anamorphic prime lenses are featured on Mike Cahill/Markus Förderer’s “Bliss” (2021), HBOMax’s “DC Titans,” Hulu’s “The Hardy Boys” (2020), STARZ’s “American Gods” Season 2, Adam McKay/Linus Sandgren’s “Don’t Look Up” (2021), and Tim Sutton/John Brawley’s “Good News” (2021)
We are looking for a full time Mechanical Engineer to join our team in Burbank, CA to help with design, analysis, optimization, testing, prototyping and manufacturing.
Create and review 2-D drawings to document assembly and component design
Reviews possible layouts/orientations to optimize design elements
Hands-on developing, building, assembling and testing hardware
Suggest methods to improve operational efficiency
Work closely with production technicians to improve end assembly/usage of products
Operate and maintain 3D printing and manufacturing equipment
Collaborate with all teams within the company to develop, refine, and innovate motion picture products
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
Strong aptitude for learning new softwares and programs to enhance design processes
Ability to read and understand designs and schematics
Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
Ability to work independently, multi-task, organize, be proactive and prioritize work
Ability to work collaboratively with a team
Experience with Solidworks or Fusion 360
Experience with rapid prototyping
Experience in manufacturing environments
Passion for cinema a plus
Experience with software suites Airtable, Slack, and G Drive.
Benefits and compensation
Salary commensurate to experience.
Health, dental, and vision coverage
Vacation, holiday and sick/personal leave
Atlas Lens Co is an equal opportunity employer. To learn more, visit atlaslensco.com.