R&D Engineer

Location: Lawrence, KS
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $64,000.00 - $80,000.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science;
Date: 7/11/2018
Job ID: 02610705
Job Description

TITLE:                        R&D ENGINEER
INDUSTRY:                PRODUCT MANUFACTURING
AREA:                        Kansas City
SALARY:                   $80,000 

Our client, a leader in the design and manufacture of specialty building opening systems and equipment has commissioned Sterling St. James, LLC to source, screen and qualify candidates for a key role of R&D Engineer.

DUTIES:
  • Design and develop Fenestration systems and components related to building openings.
  • Develop new product lines from cradle to grave including prototyping, risk assessment, pilot production, design reviews, verification and testing, product validation and usability testing and then to pre-production.
  • Assist in Project planning and leading the mechanical design projects
  • Work as a member of a multi cross disciplinary team to create product release requirements, design specifications and design descriptions.
  • Collaborate with product managers, marketing, material suppliers, to understand current and future market needs.
  • Interact with global internal and external design and manufacturing resources to design for manufacturability reliability and cost effectiveness.
QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelor of Science Mechanical Engineering, BSME or related experience.
  • 4+ years of design and development of manufactured products
  • Experience with design of rolled forming or stamped thin gauge steel, extruded and molded components, and product assemblies are a plus
  • 3D,  Solid works, or AutoCAD Inventor experience  - Rapid prototype design  a plus
  • Initiative, originality, ingenuity
  • Problem solving skills
  • Coordination skills
  • MS Office proficiency
  • Excellent communications skills
 
 
NEXT STEP:
If you feel you are qualified and are ready to move, send your resume in MS Word format as an attachment for immediate consideration.

RECRUITER’S COMMENT:
This is a solid position with an opportunity to be closely involved in the manufacture of commercial door systems and equipment and impact the success of the company. The company appreciates your effort and results.
Please send your resume to us for details!

 
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