LiveWire CAD Designer


Auto req ID: 13161  
Title: LiveWire CAD Designer  
Job Function: Engineering  
Company: LiveWire
Full or Part-Time: Full Time 
Shift: SHIFT1 



LiveWire is pioneering the future of motorcycling by means of design, software, and experience. Success for this team is creating the most desirable electric motorcycle brand in the world. Operating like a start-up, we're seeking problem-solvers who demonstrate leadership while being comfortable with hands-on work every day.

Job Summary

We are seeking a Mechanical Designer to execute detailed design of components and assemblies all the way through release and working with engineering and styling to find ideal solutions to challenging design problems. Your will work on all systems across the vehicle, including powertrain (battery / motor / power electronics), chassis, suspension, body components etc. You will carry projects from concept through to production and continuous improvement, designing for a wide range of functions and manufacturing techniques. You will be a resident expert for our CAD tools and best practices, and help mentor others to improve the proficiency and skills of those around you.

Job Responsibilities

  • Design, integrate and deliver component and system designs as well as design documentation.
  • Support design needs from early concept and packaging studies all the way through to production and continuous improvement.
  • Work closely with engineering and other stakeholders to efficiently create practical and well-thought-out designs, tackling challenging technical requirements, ambitious goals, DFx (manufacturing, assembly, quality, safety, service, etc.) factors, etc.
  • Create CAD models, large virtual assemblies and detailed drawings using PTC Creo. Release designs and manage life cycle using Windchill PLM.
  • Mentor others to raise the level of design proficiency across the entire LiveWire engineering organization.

Education Specifications

Associate's degree preferred

Experience Requirements

  • 5+ years mechanical design experience on systems of similar complexity. Motorcycle or automotive experience preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of GD&T and drawing standards.
  • Experience with Creo + Windchill tools.
  • Excellent technical communication skills.



LiveWire is an equal opportunity employer that continues to build a culture of inclusion, belonging, and equity through our commitment to attracting and retaining diverse talent from all backgrounds, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. As a company, we aspire to build a team that challenges the way things are done and creates solutions to problems in ways and manners new and unexpected. As individuals, we're a diverse group, and as a team, we share a passion for the electrification of urban adventure and beyond.


We offer an inclusive compensation package for all full-time salaried employees including, but not limited to, remote work, annual bonus programs, health insurance benefits, a 401k program, and more. Learn more about LiveWire here


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.


Direct Reports: No 
Travel Required: 0 - 10% 
Visa Sponsorship: This position is eligible for visa sponsorship 
Relocation: This position is not eligible for relocation assistance 






Nearest Major Market: Milwaukee

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