Employment

We currently have the following openings:

Production Specialist

Concept2, the market leading manufacturer of indoor rowing machines and composite racing oars, seeks an experienced Production Specialist to join our team, full time, in our Morrisville, VT headquarters. You will be making some of the finest oars in the world, used by a majority of Olympic rowers.

Primary Responsibilities

May include any or all of the tasks associated with production of carbon fiber oars:

  • Handling carbon fiber material and epoxy resins
  • Molding component parts, shafts and blades
  • Cutting and finishing
  • Assembly of molded parts into finished product
  • Testing, inspection, and boxing
  • Noticing and solving problems proactively and collaboratively

Secondary Responsibilities

May include all or most of the following:

  • Attend and contribute to sub-team and larger team meetings
  • Oar repair
  • Area clean-up
  • Other duties to assist and support Production and to help meet business needs

Required Qualifications

  • At least one year of hands-on production experience
  • Strong attention to detail and quality
  • Excellent reasoning/problem-solving skills
  • Proficient with a variety of shop tools
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Basic computer and math skills
  • Must be able to lift 75 lbs.
  • Rowing and fitness background a plus
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.A., now and in the future. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Customer Service Representative

Concept2, the market leading manufacturer of indoor rowing machines, composite racing oars, and indoor ski ergometers, seeks a talented and motivated individual to join our Customer Service team, in our Morrisville, VT headquarters.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Serve on the Customer Service team—this includes taking orders for indoor rowers and ski ergometers, composite racing oars, and spare parts, helping troubleshoot problems, and providing a wide range of information to our customers.
  • Communicate with customers via phone, email, web, fax, and in person.
  • Ongoing learning about all Concept2 products.

There may be further opportunities for the right candidate to get involved in other areas of the business and to attend various events throughout the year.

Required Qualifications

  • One or more years of experience in a professional office setting, preferably in a customer service role
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent product knowledge, or ability to learn about products quickly
  • Solid computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Basic mechanical skills
  • Ability to handle math calculations
  • Ability to work independently and within the structure of a team
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • College degree or relevant work experience
  • Rowing or fitness background is a plus
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.A., now and in the future. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Software Engineer

Concept2, the market leading manufacturer of indoor rowing machines, ski ergometers, and composite racing oars, seeks an experienced Software Engineer, to be based in our Morrisville, VT headquarters. You will lead the development and maintenance of product software in a small, collaborative, team environment.

Responsibilities

(These are somewhat flexible, depending on your skills and judgment):

  • Create and maintain apps on Windows, MAC, iOS, Android, and occasionally other platforms
  • Create and maintain firmware running on embedded consumer electronics
  • Responsible for all aspects of product development and test: write, test, debug, integrate new device drivers, protocols, and other firmware across embedded product line
  • Interact with other teams in and outside the company – Engineering, Supply Chain, Quality, Marketing, and Manufacturing
  • Manage vendors and subcontractors as needed
  • Utilize oscilloscopes and other test equipment to troubleshoot hardware/software issues
  • Enable test strategies for new components in upcoming products
  • Effectively utilize bug tracking and crash reporting tools
  • Support product development builds locally and remotely
  • Occasional customer technical support and bug/problem investigation
  • Software testing
  • Help Concept2 determine which products or features are needed
  • Enhance wireless features of performance monitors

Required Qualifications:

  • Significant coursework or Degree in Computer Science, Software development, Electrical Engineering, or related field.
  • Strong knowledge of Operating Systems principles.
  • Programming skills in C and C++.
  • Experience and understanding of firmware development tools (IAR, visual studio, and xcode is a plus) and various languages.
  • Understanding of basic testing, coding, and debugging procedures.
  • Experience with protocols such as USB, I2C, Bluetooth, WiFi, etc.
  • Strong problem solving and debugging skills for embedded systems and mobile applications.
  • Well organized and strong interpersonal skills
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S.A., now and in the future. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Hands-on experience in design, development, launch, and maintenance of high-volume consumer electronic products.
  • ARM9 Assembly Programming
  • Rowing or fitness background is a plus
Successful Concept2 employees combine self-sufficiency and personal accountability with strong teamwork skills. Concept2 has an informal setting, a friendly and collaborative work environment, and excellent flexibility, compensation and benefits, including fully paid medical, dental, and vision premiums for employees and their families. Submit resume and cover letter to Lewis Franco, Human Resources Director preferably by email to lewisf@concept2.com, or by mail to Concept2, Inc., 105 Industrial Park, Morrisville, VT 05661. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.