Grant Smith is a Mechanical Engineer at Rivian Automotive in Irvine, CA. He has focused on vehicle optimization and part design, through reducing cost and weight while enhancing vehicle structure. Raised in Scottsdale, AZ, Grant pursued a Mechanical Engineering degree at Tufts University in Boston. He aspires to leverage his skills and experience to design new products that ignite excitement among customers. In his spare time, Grant enjoys running, exploring national parks, and skiing. His commitment to engineering excellence, combined with a passion for outdoor exploration, drives his pursuit of innovative and sustainable engineering solutions.