LOCATION: Horsham, PA
Senior design engineers are responsible for performing research, creating designs for new battery related products/systems, and improving the performance and efficiency of existing products. Responsible for product development efforts for battery related products from conceptualization through product launch phases. Provide support to manufacturing facility on equipment, process, and technical issues.
Lead the full life cycle product development activities (design, prototype, manufacture, and launch) including budget estimation, product cost estimates, and schedule.
Lead cross-functional teams consisting of internal and/or external resources to accomplish tasks related to product development.
Develop and execute project plans in support of project development efforts including maintaining project documentation (design reviews, budget, gate approvals, costing).
Primary technical resource to Management, Manufacturing, Sales/Marketing, Quality, and other members of the Engineering Team on special projects as they develop through the normal course of business; this may include customer visits, supplier visits/audits, literature review, and sales order reviews.
Creative and proactive designer with the ability to think in an overall business growth manner; a detail oriented and logical problem solver.
Conduct or direct experiments methodically, analyze data, and interpret results.
Design products for compliance with engineering principles, company standards, customer contract requirements, and related industry standards (UL, BCI, IEEE, IEC, etc.).
Prepare engineering reports, presentations, and procedures.
Required Skills Required Experience
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, with customers and all levels of people within the organization. Leadership skills. Ability to use problem solving techniques and methods effectively. Working knowledge of plastics and the injection molding process preferred. Proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel. Ability to read, write, add, subtract, muliply and divide.