Working closely with the laboratory for testing of appliances, parts and assemblies for function and performance Collaborate with project team to generate test plans. Define and write test procedures. Responsible for upgrading and maintenance of lab. Train others in testing principles and methods. Design and build test fixtures and special purpose equipment. Define and test solutions to problems found during testing. Communicate with outside sources of information and material. Participate in new product/parts/vendor approval. Verify effectiveness of implemented solution. Create accelerated life test procedures for design verification. Presenting and discussion of test results to find solutions to problems Instructing and leading others in projects/design reviews using the experience and knowledge gained. Documentation, analysis and interpretation of test results and tasks Project management as far as task related (deadlines, driving tasks, managing assigned budgets/timelines) Ability to handle multiple projects with different scopes and requirements at the same time. Develop and maintain timeline of projects and project related tasks in accordance with BSH PDP (Product Development Process) and deadlines Competitor analysis/benchmarking, target costing. Recognition of critical parts and processes, generation and analysis of tolerance studies Oversee development and design solutions of other engineers within working groups and design projects. Follows time lines, task and requirement engineering fulfillment Project management as far as task related (deadlines, driving tasks, managing assigned budgets/timelines) Performs work under minimal supervision Handles moderately complex to complex issues and problems, and refers more complex issues to higher-level staff Perform all other duties as assigned.
Job Qualification Requirements: Knowledge of ‘requirements engineering’ processes and methodologies Excellent knowledge of MSOffice, especially Excel and Powerpoint Knowledge of FMEA, DFMA, DfR, risk management and other engineering tools. Strong ability to organize, analyze and interpret data coming from experimental lab results Strong ability to identify failure modes, root causes and propose solutions for problems identified by experimental lab results Close attention to detail. Quick learner and self-starter, good analytical skills using the specific engineering tools. Dependable with the ability to work with little supervision Exhibits appropriate professional behavior including positive attitude, sense of urgency, independent judgment, teamwork, creative thinking and personal integrity to achieve department/corporate goals and objectives. Travel required approximately 10% of the time – more or less depending on Project type and status – National and International (plane, train, car). Proven ability to manage multiple projects / tasks Ability to lead multiple projects simultaneously
Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering is required
3-5 years of product development experience and\or lab testing experience desired
A comprehensive benefits package including paid vacation, holidays, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability insurance, educational assistance and a 401(k) plan.