HNI Product Design Engineer in Muscatine, Iowa
Are you ready for a challenge? Want work that matters?
In this role you will perform a variety of engineering work in planning and design of products and/or product components and works with other engineering or production disciplines to ensure proper implementation of design. The Product Development Engineer creates models, drawings, and specifications for the development of products.
Develops original designs or adaptations requiring specialized experience.
Leads the development of technical, manufacturable designs from initial product concepts, prototypes, testing and initiates the identification of intellectual property infringement and patent creation services.
Establishes product specifications, including dimensional, performance, and visual specifications, and then manages those specifications as they relate to product management, quality, operations, and supplier relations.
Drives the implementation and management of all CAD modeling throughout the PLM process, including management of all product engineering drawings and Product Data Management engineering releases.
Creates test plans to ensure product will be compliant with applicable industry standards.
Creates bill of materials and understands related costs for each component, as well as labor and burden costs associated with building the product in the chosen facility.
Partners with producing locations to run production pilots and to ensure production readiness.
Works with production, other engineering disciplines, marketing, sales and quality to implement designs and ensure that project goals are met.
Monitors quality and design issues and deploy projects to reduce customer pain points.
Participates in activities as appropriate to ensure the success of the organization.
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field.
Creo engineering or alternative solid-modeling software to create component/product specification.
Knowledge of MS Office Applications.
Ability to work on multiple projects and understand task prioritization.
Ability to work in a cross-functional environment.
Ability to work individually as well as with a team.
Must have excellent creative problem solving skills.
Demonstrated flexibility and adaptability, while maintaining a positive attitude and approach under pressure.
Proven ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbal.
Ability to learn quickly and master core engineering skills.
Ability to interact with product.
Knowledge of Product Lifecycle Management preferred.
Posted at: Thursday, October 18, 2018
Job Req#: 2919019
Education Level: Bachelor's Degree in Engineering Required
Reporting to: Lead Product Design Engineer
EEO Category: Professionals
Location: Allsteel Headquarters, Muscatine, IA