Exciting Careers in 3D Printing

With flagship offices in Ottawa and San Francisco, 3Dponics is expanding quickly, and we don’t expect this trend to stop any time soon. As we grow, we will be in constant need of manpower, talent and creativity, so if you’re looking to start a career in the 3D-printing industry, consider joining us. We provide a dynamic work environment that’s comfortable and supportive, and we encourage an open-minded attitude, creativity and outside-the-box thinking. If you have ideas, we want you to explore them and we provide the support to do just that. Hence, why we call ourselves a “tech lab.”

Benefits & Perks

  • Comfortable, low-key working environment
  • The latest equipment and technology
  • Friendly, supportive and enthusiastic co-workers
  • Accommodating work hours
  • Opportunity to travel the world and attend events, trade shows, workshops, etc.
  • Unconventional workspace
  • Creativity is always encouraged!

We’re hiring!

If you feel that your skills match what we’re looking for and could contribute to our growth, connect with us! Send your resume to [email protected], tell us a little bit about yourself and don’t forget to mention which position you’re applying for.

OpenJSCAD / OpenSCAD Modeler

  • 1-2 years experience with new product design and development
  • Bachelor of Science or equivalent Engineering degree
  • Knowledge of OpenJSCAD and OpenSCAD scripting language
  • Knowledge of hydroponics, aquaponics, aeroponics and aquaculture
  • Thorough understanding of horticulture
  • Ability to operate and perform maintenance of 3D printers
  • Proficiency in SolidWorks (for 3D modeling, assembly & 2D drawings)
  • Thorough understanding of additive manufacturing processes
  • Knowledge of engineering tools (DFMA/DFMEA/DOE)
  • Ability to work independently or in a team
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills


  • Responsible for the conception, design, prototyping and implementation of 3D-printable designs and products
  • Suggests creative and original ideas to address challenging issues or combines ideas suggested by others in a unique manner
  • Works closely with the 3D Designer and Creative Director to execute projects
  • Is able to adapt in a fast-paced environment and take on/execute new projects in a timely manner

3D Designer

  • Responsible for the conception, design and prototyping of 3D-printable designs and products
  • Tests out and iterates on designs to deliver a functional finished product
  • Works closely with the Engineer and Creative Director to develop new products, visual standards and features
  • Meets and consults with clients and incorporates their needs into the designs
  • Is able to prioritize in order to meet tight deadlines
  • Experience with SolidWorks, AutoCAD, SketchUp or other 3D modelling, CAD software

Software Developer

  • Responsible for the conception and development of new software programs and applications (design, installation and testing)
  • Performs system maintenance and presents ideas for system improvements
  • Plans phases of the development projects
  • Is able to prioritize and juggle multiple projects at a time in order to complete tasks
  • Adapts easily to changes in procedures

Digital Marketing Manager

  • Devises strategies to drive online traffic to 3Dponics website
  • Suggests ways to improves the usability, design, content and conversion of the website
  • Develops and manages digital marketing campaigns
  • Supervises the social media strategy for the company
  • Manages online brand and product campaigns to raise brand awareness
  • Keeps up to date with the latest technology and developments in digital marketing
  • Experience with SEO and PPC

Web Content Writer

  • Responsible for researching, writing and publishing high-quality content (blogs, articles, press releases, website content, etc.) relating to the 3D-printing industry
  • Produces 2-3 high-quality articles per day
  • Stays up to date on industry trends and chooses high-interest topics
  • Writes clear, high-interest articles intended for an expert-level audience
  • Knowledge of search engine optimization (SEO) is preferred
  • Experience with WordPress and Photoshop