Design Engineer - 9/1/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Challenging career position for Design Engineer.
A global leader in the design and manufacture of advanced lighting systems and technical packaging solutions is looking for a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to be part of their high-performing and cross-functional Consumer Electronics team to design protective cases and accessories for smart phones and tablets.
This individual will interface with team members specializing in New Product Development, Manufacturing, Quality, Marketing and Materials Management. In this role, they will apply a high level of technical expertise and judgment in evaluating complex issues and developing innovative solutions while working with USA and overseas teams.
This position will combine a knowledge of engineering principles and project management techniques to develop comprehensive plans to track and coordinate major projects?from conception through completion--in support of the Consumer Electronics Division.
Duties and Responsibilities
? Product development process and translates ideas to specific manufacturable designs with the end user in mind.
? Manages multiple projects and leads efforts of cross functional team members to release new products to production on time and according to budget
? Develops appropriate test plans, test methods and analyzes and resolves quality assurance issues.
? Recommends procedures that will result in cost savings, maximization of production, and quality improvement.
? Will act as liaison for the company with vendors and customers on various projects.
? BS degree in Mechanical Engineering.
? Minimum of 5 years of product design and project management experience with increasing levels of responsibility.
? Proven success in leading a cross-functional product development teams to deliver projects on time and within budget.
? Experience in injection molded plastics design, tooling and assembly methods.
? Consumer product design experience of low cost, high volume, high quality products.
? Excellent theoretical and practical knowledge of design and mechanical engineering concepts.
? Resourceful and innovative in developing new product ideas and implementing product improvement projects.
? Proficiency in 3D solid modeling CAD software (SolidWorks strongly preferred).
? Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
? must be ready, willing and able to travel to domestic and international vendors to discuss technical issues.
We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates without regard to disability or protected veteran status.