Responsible for New Product Developments and also analysing existing product designs, developing product functional analysis and identifying areas for design cost and value improvement. Develops concepts and detailed designs, as directed. Develops prototypes and testing activities. Conducts detailed studies to support design decisions; and maintains records of design process in accordance with sound design practice and ISO requirements, by performing the following duties directly, or through subordinates when so directed.
Keeps abreast of the latest technology developments to ensure the company sees available opportunities for technical and value improvements in products and services.
Supports Global Teams in Innovation/New Technology & NPD efforts. Providing technical guidance and makes technical decisions as needed.
Must be able to guide project team & perform Quality checks on the designs. Able to mentor junior Engineers in team.
Able to perform product functional analysis and provide technical support to others performing functional analysis. Tolerance & Stack up analysis, GD&T & ASME Y14.5 standards is must.
Prepares and directs others in the preparation of Complex 3D & 2D design layouts, detailed drawings, and specifications using CAD tool (Creo software).
Prepares and directs others in design validation using appropriate FEA tools.
Keeps abreast of the companys product offerings, within the area of involvement, to support decisions on initial design direction.
Able to understand the strengths and weaknesses of design concepts from the point of view of manufacturability.
Provides technical information concerning manufacturing and processing techniques, materials properties, process advantages and limitations which affect plant and product engineering.
Maintains a working knowledge of general industry and specific agency approval requirements, to ensure compliance is maintained in designs.
Performs all elements of the job in accordance with established procedures.
% of Time Job Responsibility
60% Managing Design Engineering R&D/VAVE projects with minimal supervision (From concept through final design)
20% Leading Design projects, Coordinating with Onsite engineering group for project flow, prioritization and deliveries. Mentoring and guiding juniors in team.
20% Participate in Innovation/NPI/Value Engineering Workshops and project activities. Regular interaction with Global R&D teams. Demonstrate Innovation capability. Collaborate with Manufacturing, Sourcing and Product Manage
MS windows application (word - Processing excel spread sheets, power point Strong analytical skills and ability to solve business problems
Strong communication skills (oral and written)
Ability to motivate and work with and through other to achieve results