The purpose of this position is to provide design solutions to meet customeror in-house requirements as related to functional and/or cost objectives. Thisposition will work with other engineers or senior engineers to accomplishmutual projects towards specific milestones and goals. This role workscollaboratively with global corporate teams and with all functional areas toachieve goals. This position reports to the Engineering Manager.
⦁Works under the direct guidance of the Engineering Manager to develop designconcepts of new technologies, new products, and modifications of existingproducts to meet internal and external customer needs as well as worldwideregulatory requirements.
⦁Evaluate design concepts using Failure Mode Effect Analysis, Finite ElementsAnalysis and Moldflow modeling software.
⦁Develop design prototypes, and perform preliminary mechanical and electricaltesting of concepts to verify design intent.
⦁Execute detailed tolerance analysis of designs to insure function,manufacturing capability and quality.
⦁Liaison with global Manufacturing and Quality departments to develop productand tooling costs, regulatory compliance costs, manufacturing processes, qualityplans and inspection criteria for assigned projects.
⦁Work in conjunction with vendors and quality department to verify first articleof new products.
⦁Setup schedules for testing of first article samples to verify design.
⦁Provide technical support to corrective action process as assigned.
⦁Develop and execute experiments to analyze a product failure’s root cause.
⦁Provide support of engineering team in areas of personal technicalconcentration.
⦁Review and interpret customer specifications.
⦁Participate as a member or leader of a cross-functional team and /or ProjectTeam as required.
⦁Perform other related duties as required.
⦁Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering (AND) 5 or more years of experiencein the design of electro-mechanical components in a manufacturing environment;(OR) an equivalent combination of education and experience.
⦁Expert level user in Solidworks or other CAD system with proficiency in the useof Mechanical Finite Element Analysis.
DESIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
⦁Connector experience desired but experience in the design of any type ofelectro-mechanical components such as switches, relays, solenoids, fuses,breakers etc.
⦁Knowledge of the design of progressive die stampings and close toleranceinjection-molded components and knowledge of low to hi-volume assembly process.
⦁Proficient in Microsoft Office products – Word, Excel, Outlook
⦁Working knowledge of worldwide regulatory specifications (i.e. UL, CSA, andIEC) preferred.
⦁Good communication skills written and verbal.
⦁Can work successfully in a team and individually.
Salary/Compensation90,000.00 to 120,000.00
Type of Positiondesign engineering
Education LevelBachelor Degree