Summary: Designs and develops new products and product improvements by performing the following duties.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Provides solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity.
Gives advice, analyzes information or serves as a professional resource on whom others may rely within a specific function.
Participates as an engineering representative in cross-functional New Product Introduction process.
Evaluates, analyzes, and makes recommendations on products, designs, and cost improvements to improve the competitive position of the company.
Procures materials needed to construct prototypes and supervises the design engineering of new models.
Plans and develops test programs for prototypes.
Analyzes test data and reports to determine if designs meet functional, performance, and safety specifications.
Analyzes, evaluates, sources, and coordinates the procurement of new materials to support model changes.
Analyzes, evaluates, and recommends cost improvement ideas through product, vendor, and design changes.
Performs technical analysis of competitive products.
Provides support to sales and marketing on product presentations and customer support.
Uses computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform engineering and design tasks.
Bachelor's degree (Technical, Scientific, Engineering), 3-4 years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Requires in-depth knowledge of principles and practices of engineering, preferably in the HVAC industry. PC skills including Microsoft office applications. Basic skills with CAD applications, a plus. Strong organizational, interpersonal and communications skills.