New Product Development Engineer
PS Doors
Grand Forks, ND
Position Summary:
The New Product Development Engineer will be part of a team that completes all design, development, and testing of new products. This position will coordinate projects with participating departments and serve as the primary designer, extensively utilizing SolidWorks 3D modeling to develop products from concept to completion.

Essential Job Functions:
Work with marketing and sales departments to clearly define all product requirements and cost objectives
Participate in conceptual through final design of new products
Extensive use of SolidWorks 3D modeling software to develop detailed models and create drawings for fabrication
Conduct testing of prototypes and write reports documenting results
Perform structural calculations of components and assemblies
Work closely with production employees to develop prototypes and evaluate manufacturability
Present product concepts and new product opportunities to Sales, Marketing, and the New Product Development Team
Set and maintain scheduling milestones during the development process
Design and implement product improvements into existing product lines
Other duties as assigned

Basic Qualifications:
B.S. Degree in Mechanical/Structural Engineering, Industrial Technology
1-10 years design/engineering experience; Pay DOE
Strong problem solving skills
Strong understanding of mechanical principles
Proficiency in 3D modeling software such as SolidWorks
Proficiency in MS Excel and Word
Strong verbal communication skills
Ability to be self-motivated and work independently
Ability to lead cross-functional teams, as well as work effectively on teams

Preferred Qualifications:
Previous manufacturing experience