1.831.455.1004 info@stoutagtech.com

Manufacturing Engineer

Our Company:

At Stout we design, manufacture, and build machines for the agriculture industry. Our machines integrate artificial intelligence, machine vision and deep learning into smart agricultural tools.

The Manufacturing Engineer will work closely with the Chief Product Designer and production team to carry out any product design iterations, enhancements, or implementations of new features that are required to achieve Stout’s ambitious production plans, and ultimately interfacing with vendors and contract manufacturers.

Areas of Responsibilities:

  • Proficient with SolidWorks, including final critical design drawing packages and GD&T
  • Identify cost reduction opportunities to management’s attention and implement as directed
  • Maintain vendor application engineering relationships & leverage their resources to accelerate product developments
  • Communicate with manufacturing technicians & develop detailed instruction writing for assembly processes

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BS, Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Robotics/Mechatronics Engineering
  • 6+ years of experience, direct hands-on experience testing & fabricating new systems in a prototype-to-series production “big” manufacturing industry
  • Must possess strong active-listening and verbal communication skills as well as problem solving & troubleshooting skills
  • High integrity; honest & transparent
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, Visio, PLM/Inventory Control Software

Ideal Candidate:

  • The ideal candidate is an intellectually curious, ambitious, highly organized self-starter that considers their work a reflection of themselves, as well as direct inventory & quality control experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $110,000.00 – $150,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance

Experience level:

  • 6 years


  • Monday to Friday

Work setting:

  • In-person

Work Location: Salinas, CA