HyperDamping Inc. revolutionizes the reduction of sound, shock, and vibration for industries from automotive to consumer products, building materials and beyond. Powered by patented technology developed at The Ohio State University, HyperDamping pairs its customized structural design with elastic materials to deliver the most effective damping products on the market. HyperDamping eliminates the trade-off among effectiveness, cost, and weight to create a quieter, more comfortable world.

With client projects underway spanning many industries, we are hiring a Design and Manufacturing Engineer to work with our HyperDamping team to bring new damping material solutions to clients. The position is an exceptional opportunity for an emerging technical innovator and leader, who seeks responsibility, client exposure, and pathways for advancement in a growing startup company


Design and Manufacturing Engineer


Full time, in the Columbus, OH, area with frequent domestic travel and potential for international travel


  • Design, fabrication, testing of advanced materials for shock and vibration mitigation

  • Development of molding components for injection, extrusion, and casting processes with rubbers

  • Management of production partners and supply chain

  • Documentation and reporting

  • Project and communications management with client


Market competitive


The ideal candidate will have the following credentials:

  1. At least 3 years of documented experience with:

    • Product development involving polymers and/or elastomers, including mechanics and dynamics

    • Project administration

    • Data acquisition and post-processing of signals in MATLAB/Excel

    • Experience with 3D printing, casting, injection molding, and extrusion fabrication of polymers and elastomers

    • Software including MATLAB, National Instruments, Microsoft Office, CAD programs

  2. M.S. or Ph.D. in Materials Science, Chemistry, Mechanical Engineering, or a related discipline

  3. Excellent written and spoken English communication skills

  4. Excellent ability to maintain a clean laboratory environment and handle chemicals and raw materials, such as rubbers, urethanes, and related polymers

  5. Ability to lift and maneuver lab equipment and materials less than 40 pounds


TO APPLY: Email a single PDF document containing (a) Resumé/CV, (b) list of 3 professional references, and (c) cover letter to info@hyperdamping.com with subject heading "Application for Design and Manufacturing Engineer, < insert your name here >".