Gencores, Inc.

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Engineering Technician

  • Platform engineering
  • Full-time
  • Somerville, MA


Reaching net-zero across industry sectors is an enormous challenge.

Gencores leverages groundbreaking advancements in chemistry, material structuration, manufacturing, and automation to produce novel recyclable composite metamaterials at low cost. These unique ultra-light composites significantly outperform conventional materials, enabling the creation of high-efficiency vehicles, wind turbines and the enhancement of numerous other large-scale industrial structures and products.

Our groundbreaking developments have garnered support and funding from prestigious and forward-thinking organizations and industry partners such as Bill Gates' climate fund, Breakthrough Energy, MIT, and the U.S. Department of Energy.

Join us to revolutionize transportation, wind energy, and more, and shape a sustainable future!


The Gencores team seeks a Machine and Process Technician capable of working safely in a fast-paced start-up environment to join our growing team. You will be part of a fast-growing, interdisciplinary team of outstanding scientists and engineers working closely together to unlock the production of novel, outperforming composite metamaterials and reinvent our industries.

Your essential job responsibilities:

  • Produce and post-process customer parts using Gencores novel Manufacturing Platform, control part quality (CMM, calipers), package and ship parts

  • Operate and maintain machines (3D printers, CNC machines, etc.) and their processing units.

  • Receive, organize, and track manufacturing jobs.

  • Set up and perform engineering and material tests

Your experience or skills:

These points are not hard requirements. If you do not fit them perfectly but feel like you would do the job well, do not hesitate to apply!

  • Ability to work independently and efficiently without any supervision

  • Excellent communication, organizational and presentation skills

  • An innate ability for hands-on problem-solving

  • Proficient with digital tools and manufacturing technology

  • Team player with a "can do" attitude

Our preferred qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience in a manufacturing environment or equivalent

  • Experience using 3D printing or machine software

  • Proficiency with MS Office products

  • Familiarity with Python or G-Code

  • Ability to lift 50lbs

Company Culture

Gencores presents a unique opportunity to join a dynamic community of exceptional Scientists and Engineers who highly value diverse approaches to critical thinking and leadership. We aim to foster an inclusive environment that promotes discussions, where diverse perspectives are embraced, and individual voices are respected. We acknowledge that individuals from various backgrounds and experiences will be key contributors to our success, and we celebrate this diversity. We wholeheartedly welcome team members of all races, ethnicities, religions, age groups, genders, sexual orientations, gender identities, national origins, abilities, genetic makeups, veteran statuses, and individuals with past incarceration experiences. Lastly, our mission is challenging and ambitious, yet we firmly believe in maintaining a harmonious balance between dedicated effort and enjoyment! If you share our passion for collaborative achievements, contact us.

Compensation and benefits

To ensure the long-term productivity and success of our company, we prioritize the well-being of our team members. We are committed to providing a supportive environment that promotes physical, mental, and financial safety. To achieve this, we offer the following benefits:

  • Abundant opportunities for fast career progression

  • A competitive salary, along with performance bonuses and stock options

  • Employees enjoy premium benefits for medical, dental, vision, and life insurances

  • An unlimited paid vacation policy encouraging employees to prioritize their well-being and work-life balance with the expectation that employees take a minimum of 15 days off per year and a whole week off at least once per year.

  • A prime location in the picturesque and convenient heart of Somerville, MA.

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