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Product Development Engineer

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Location
Jackson, MI
Salary
$70,000 - $85,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Degree
Bachelor of Science
Date
May 03, 2012
Job ID
1849446
Great opportunity with world class manufacturer of automotive pumps.


Product Development Engineer

 
The product development engineer is responsible for design, analyzing experiments, verification tests and validation tests. Revise design drawings using GD&T principles. Fabricate prototypes in conjunction with internal prototype shop and outside venders. Create development documentation product specs, verification and validation report. Coordinate design teams. Evaluate new designs and propose revisions. Develop test products methods. Initiate changes for cost effectiveness and product consistency. Analyze and interpret data related to the prototype. Write technical reports articulating design and develop details.
Technical knowledge of the following principles is required:
·         Pumps design
·         Hydraulics
·         Electro-mechanical system
·         Metal, alloy and plastics properties and characteristics
·         Die cast aluminum and polymer mold design
·         Geometric dimensioning and tolerance analysis- ASME Y 14.5
 
Some knowledge in these areas is desired:
 
·         Automotive fluid system
·         Electric motors
·         Solenoid valves
·         Automotive pumps
 
Personal:
 
•        Self-motivated with high performance skills and ability to work in engineering teams.
•         Ability to work independent with minimum supervision.
•         Strong results orientation.
•         Outstanding leadership and organization skills.
•        Problem-solving skills.
•        Creativity.
•         Strong written and verbal communications skills and the ability to analyze under pressure.
•         Hands on involvement.
 
Education:
 
Required BS in Mechanical and plus 5 years of experience in automotive components engineering.