Product Engineer

Location:  Buffalo, NY

Compensation:  Commensurate with experience

Overview

Leading manufacturer/supplier in the Buffalo area seeks a Product Engineer who is a creative problem solver and strong communicator of technical ideas. This global organization offers continuing training and development with a fantastic, innovative working culture!

As the Product Engineer, you will be responsible for designing and developing AC compressor components with a design team, along with developing/authoring engineering specifications for use in manufacturing facilities to mass-produce compressor components and assemblies. Responsibilities will include:

  • Creative, diagnostic, and innovative engineering problem solving 
  • Utilizing DFMEA/PFMEA processes to provide a robust design prior to mass production
  • Blueprint reading/interpretation and specification of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance (GD&T)
  • Assisting with preparation and execution of test units
  • Analyzing test data and organizing results relative to internal or customer specifications with observations and conclusions
  • Applying engineering practices to reach design solutions
  • Participating in innovation, quality improvement and product cost initiatives
  • Participating in cross-functional teams relative to customer program launch activity
  • Working manufacturing plants and suppliers to ensure product design for high value and manufacturability

Qualifications

  • BS degree in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering
  • 5+ years of experience in precision products development
  • Experience with aluminum castings, temperature modeling, supplier modification designs, flow modeling, and Unigraphics.
  • Understanding of principles of statics, mechanics of materials, dynamics, heat transfer, strengths of materials, fluid mechanics, thermodynamics, physics (mechanical/electrical), and engineering design
  • Computer skills including MS Office
  • Strong written/oral communication with the ability to convey technical concepts
  • Time management and effective organization with multiple projects
  • Able to work effectively in a team environment

Please send resumes to kim@overtureplacements.com with the subject line: Product Engineer