Senior Design Engineer
A rapidly growing and leading consumer
durable goods metal manufacturer, located in a desirable Southeast
Alabama location, is conducting a confidential search and has
an immediate opening for an experienced SENIOR DESIGN ENGINEER.
In this role you will design and develop complex, non-derivative new
products and support improvements to these products in the first years of
production. Evaluate products, parts, and processes for cost efficiency,
quality and reliability with a strong focus on brand reinforcement.
- As part of a cross-functional team, provide expert technical
leadership for Product Introduction and process improvement projects.
Support the development and execution of project milestones, resource
requirements, budget and timing.
- Define product configuration and part geometry using 3-D CAD software.
Develop and manage complex mechanisms. Create fully dimensioned drawings
- Utilize best practices, including DFM, DFA, and stack analysis;
interface with manufacturing, process engineering, and vendors to ensure
designs are optimized for cost, quality, and performance.
- Use advanced analysis tools to fully qualify high risk areas of the
designs, such as non-linear finite element analysis and design of
- Develop technical product specifications and validation test plans.
- Outline and execute empirical testing to verify concepts, ensure
reliability, and refine component design.
- Manage bills of material and track component status.
- Support manufacturing during initial production of products
- Participate in business initiatives for non-routine aspects of
assignment and overall business improvements to reduce overall new
product development project timing and costs.
- Assign project related tasks to entry-level engineers and technicians,
and monitor progress.
- The successful candidate will possess at least 5-10 years of relevant
- Expert Solidworks user.
- Solid understanding and application of GD&T.
- Solid understanding of configuration control principles.
- Demonstrated knowledge of stage gate product introduction methods.
- Knowledge of statistics and statistical software a plus.
- Must be organized and maintain accurate and neat records and files.
- Able to communicate effectively.
- Able to function and work in a team environment. Capable of working
- Required: Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
- Preferred: Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes
health and dental insurance, 401k Savings Plan, and paid time off.
If you're interested in embarking on an
exciting career as a Senior Design Engineer for a
leading consumer durable goods metal manufacturer in Southeast
Alabama, please send your resume in Word format, along with a
cover letter and your salary requirements to:
Include your full name and the position you are applying for on the
of your email. Only qualified candidates will be
Equal Opportunity Employer
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