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Product Engineering Specialist- Engine Development - DIRECT HIRE
Ref No.: 18-24987
Location: Muskegon, Michigan
Position Type:Direct Placement
Skill Type
Skill Type:Engineering
Major purpose:

The Product Engineering Specialist will report to the Product Engineering Manager responsible for the design and development of components and sub-systems for products.
Job duties include designing and developing components and sub-systems for diesel engines, transmissions, and other mechanical systems primarily for military ground vehicles. The Product Engineer will need to translate customer requirements into a product engineering specification and then do the engineering design calculations and design review activities to complete the product design. Also, coordination of drawing creation, hardware procurement, test plan creation, product testing, and failure analysis will be done. Support will be needed to resolve customer, supplier, and operations issues and to write Engineering Change Requests (ECR's) as needed.Additional Job Requirements:

Must meet the minimum requirements for a DoD security clearance which include US citizenship and clean criminal history.

Required Skills:
• Bachelor of Science (BS) in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited university required with 10 to 14 years of relevant experience or 7 to 11 years of relevant experience with a MS.
• Experience designing and developing components related to engine / powertrain systems, engine / powertrain systems, and sub-systems.
• Ability to perform mechanical stress and structural engineering calculations.
• Ability to perform thermal fluids and heat transfer calculations.
• Must have a working knowledge of GD&T.
• Ability to manage and organize multiple project tasks to meet established deadlines.
• Must be capable of obtaining a DOD security clearance.
• Good written and verbal communications.
• Must be willing to travel (domestic and foreign) up to 10%.
• Must be able to move freely within the manufacturing and lab environment with reasonable accommodation.

Preferred Skills or Experience:
• MS degree in Mechanical, Aerospace, or Aeronautical Engineering (preferred).
• Creo / Pro-E experience (preferred).
• Transmission and transmission sub-system design and development experience (preferred)
• Engine and engine sub-system design and development experience (preferred).
• Experience designing and developing components for a military or aerospace contractor (preferred).