Careers & Internships

Located in the heart of downtown Boston, we are always looking for passionate professionals to join our close-knit studio of researchers, designers, engineers, and strategists. At Essential Design, you will have the opportunity to apply your creative and analytical skills in the design of products, interactions, and services for our clients. We balance rigorous work with a casual studio environment and a healthy dose of fun.

Senior Industrial Design Project Manager

Essential Design is a seeking a super-creative and analytical senior-level industrial designer to join our studio. This senior designer understands clients’ goals, approaches problems from a multi-disciplinary perspective, frames project content, and leads project teams to create world-class design solutions.


Mechanical Design Engineer

We are seeking a talented and driven engineer with a passion for user-centered design to join our talented team in downtown Boston. This candidate is a creative, curious, and collaborative mechanical design engineer with meaningful product development experience.


Don't See What You're Looking For?

While we may not be actively looking to fill a position, we’re always on the look-out for great talent. Whether you’re searching for a full-time job or part-time freelance work, or perhaps a summer internship or college co-op, we’d like to hear from you. Please submit your resume, portfolio (digital link or PDF copy), and letter of interest to