20 Best SolidWorks

to Hire
in 2024

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Tomas Ralchev


Efficient Automation Engineer, Database Expert 🚀

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Yueh-Zu Chuang

San Francisco, United States

FullStack Developer | UIUX / 3D Designer

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Top Independent

Aurelien GERIER

Miami, United States

Expert & Passionate Fullstack Engineer 11+ yrs exp

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Jinyu Li

Berlin, Germany

Full-stack freelance product designer

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Steven Walas

Antwerp, Belgium

Collaborative Industrial Designer

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Daniel Filat

Timișoara, Romania

Robust interfaces with modern tools

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Athena Tzouveleki

United Kingdom

Jack of all trades...that means Full Stack Dev

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Antonio Gil


Fullstack Engineer Developer

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Rolando Rodriguez

Boston, United States

Senior Industrial Designer 🚀

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Telmo Amaro


20+ yrs Innovating Software for Diverse Industries

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Dominic Abela

Denver, United States


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VVS Basanth Pedapati


Next.js Fullstack Engineer

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Nicole Dossous

United States

Masterful Business Operations & Copy Expert

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Bhavaneeswara Rohitha Pudu


Creative UX freelancer specializing in front-end

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Duncan Clarkson

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Fullstack Engineer / Architect / IT Consultant

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Kebron Abiy

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Versatile Fullstack Engineer

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Muhammad Mukhtar Suleiman


Front-end Engineer 💻 | React Developer 🚀

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Common projects for SolidWorks experts

Creating 3D models for product design.

Developing detailed engineering designs for manufacturing.

Creating 2D drawings from 3D models.

Performing design analysis using SolidWorks simulation.

Creating photorealistic renderings of 3D models.

Designing custom parts for 3D printing.

Tips for working with and hiring SolidWorks experts

Define your project specifications

Clearly define the project requirements including the type of 3D modeling or design, level of detail, and the format of the SolidWorks files you need.

Check their SolidWorks proficiency

Ensure the freelancer has demonstrated technical proficiency with SolidWorks, including 3D modeling, design, and engineering simulation capabilities.

Review their portfolio

Examine the freelancer's past SolidWorks projects to gauge their style, attention to detail, and ability to deliver on project requirements.

Communicate regularly

Maintain regular communication with the freelancer to discuss project progress, provide feedback, and make necessary adjustments. Use Contra's platform for all communications to keep track of your discussions.

How to hire SolidWorks experts

Define your needs

Start by outlining the specific skills and experience you need for your project. This could include 3D modeling, design analysis, or creating detailed engineering designs.

Post a detailed job

Post a job on Contra detailing your project requirements, the level of expertise needed, and any specific deliverables. This will help attract the right SolidWorks experts.

Review applications

Review the applications and portfolios of the SolidWorks experts who apply. Look for those who have the specific skills and experience you need for your project.

Conduct interviews

Interview your top candidates. Ask about their experience with similar projects, their problem-solving skills, and their proficiency with SolidWorks.

Start the project

Once you've chosen a freelancer, start the project through Contra. Use the platform to communicate, manage payments, and track the progress of the project.

3 questions to ask when interviewing SolidWorks experts

1. Can you describe a challenging SolidWorks project you have worked on and how you overcame the difficulties?

2. Which SolidWorks modules are you most proficient in and why?

3. How do you ensure the quality and accuracy of your designs?

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Frequently asked

SolidWorks is a solid modeling computer-aided design (CAD) and computer-aided engineering (CAE) software that allows engineers and designers to create 3D models, drafts, and designs.

SolidWorks is a solid modeling computer-aided design (CAD) and computer-aided engineering (CAE) software that allows engineers and designers to create 3D models, drafts, and designs.

A freelance SolidWorks expert uses the SolidWorks software to create 3D models, simulations, and detailed designs for various industries including manufacturing, engineering, and product design.

Hiring a SolidWorks freelancer on Contra gives you access to pre-vetted, high-quality talent. You can review their portfolios, collaborate effectively, and handle contracts and payments all in one place.

You can post a job specifying your project requirements on Contra. SolidWorks experts who match your requirements can then apply for the job. You can also browse the profiles of SolidWorks experts and invite those you are interested in to apply.

Projects that require SolidWorks skills often include creating 3D models for product design, developing detailed engineering designs for manufacturing, performing design analyses, and creating photorealistic renderings of 3D models.

The cost of hiring a SolidWorks expert on Contra can vary between $40 and $125 per hour, depending on the complexity of the project, the freelancer's experience, and their skill level.

Freelance SolidWorks experts are paid commission-free on Contra. They can charge per project, per hour, or per milestone. Payments are held in escrow at the start of the project and released upon approval of deliverables or automatically within three days.

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