Senior Product Engineer- IOT

Location: Longview, Texas US

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Job Number: 19284

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Position Summary
STEMCO (an EnPro Industries company) is currently seeking a Senior Product Engineer to join our team in Longview, TX. The Senior Product Engineer will mainly be responsible for the design, development, and launch of new products across the Innovative Tire and Mileage Solutions (ITMS) product line. Additionally, the Senior Product Engineer will focus on continuous improvement of current products.

Note: Relocation assistance is available to the Longview, TX area for this position. 20% travel will be required.

Essential Functions
Safety

  • Embrace the values of the EnPro/STEMCO safety pledge in each of the below responsibilities.
  • Participate in the organization's safety culture and aim to continuously improve safety within all aspects of your work.
  • Embrace the EnPro core values of Safety, Excellence and Respect in everything we do.


Respect
  • Foster a work environment that promotes mutual respect of all colleagues and creates an environment focused on a dual-bottom line.
  • Interface with Engineering community for alignment, community-building, shared best practices, etc.
  • A key role is to be recognized as the ITMS technical expert by supporting the sales teams during customer issues, develop our supplier base to meet the product specifications, and be involved in the manufacturing development process.


Excellence
  • Promote the STEMCO / Enpro Culture by exhibiting the five principles of exemplary leadership: Modeling the Way, inspiring a Shared Vision, Enabling Others to Act, Challenging the Process, and Encouraging the Heart.
  • Concept generation, rapid prototype building, and first-pass testing
  • Detailed design and analysis, including impact on COGS, and validation testing, including preparing test requests, reports and prototype requests as needed.
  • Create new intellectual property for STEMCO.
  • Establish product requirements for performance, durability and reliability together with any other customer wants/needs or any continuous improvement ideas.
  • Proficient in implementing changes using APQP process (Concept to Commercialization) procedures in new product development.
  • Perform appropriate/required design analysis to minimize testing requirements and design cycle time.
  • Prepare and maintain design documentation using document control process.
  • Provide training and assistance to sales force.
  • Assist Warranty as needed in detail product analysis and/or customer visits.
  • Project leader in establishing program timing together with members of appropriate teams to ensure adequate product testing and development.
  • Work with manufacturing to resolve Requests for Deviations. Implement root cause and corrective actions whenever possible.
  • Act as mentor to other engineers, associate engineers and drafters, where appropriate, to foster career growth, skills development and training.
  • Report progress to program goals on a regular and programmed basis to communicate risks opportunities and status of each new product program against established milestones.
  • Communicate/Present to customers and suppliers in effort to address any technical question or product change request.
  • Establish program timing together with members of appropriate teams to ensure adequate product testing and development and support of manufacturing engineering and supplier technical staff.
  • Report progress to program goals on a regular and programmed basis to communicate risks, opportunities, and status of each new product program against established milestones.
  • Work with manufacturing to resolve Requests for Deviations. Implement Cause and Corrective actions whenever possible.
  • Additional responsibilities include: supplier relations, frequent customer communication, warranty analysis, and documentation and communication of enacted changes.
  • Collaborating with a team, contributing unique ideas, and influencing the design work of others


Required Qualifications of the Senior Product Engineer:
  • A minimum of five years of product design experience
  • Advanced knowledge of SolidWorks, ANSYS, and GD&T
  • Ability to apply principle of mechanics, materials engineering, and corrosion, among other principles
  • Strong problem solving skills, including root cause analysis
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, including strong Microsoft Office skills


Preferred Qualifications of the Senior Product Engineer:
  • Six Sigma certification or other formal lean training
  • Basic electronic and PLC design experience
  • Design experience focused on O-rings or gaskets
  • Knowledge of engineered composites or plastics and material joining methods
  • Statistical analysis experience using MiniTab is preferred
  • Strong familiarity with Machine tool processes (mill, lathe, CNC, EDM, drilling, welding)
  • Applying principles of mechanics, aerodynamics, thermodynamics, corrosion, heat transfer, materials engineering, airflow and air-sealing technology




Education of the Senior Product Engineer:
  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar degree is required


Benefits
STEMCO offers significant career development opportunities as well as salary and benefits packages including health and life insurance, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement, vacation, and paid holidays.

About STEMCO
STEMCO has been supplying a diverse line of high performance systems and components to the commercial vehicle industry since 1951. Our mission is to engineer advanced commercial vehicle solutions and create exceptional customer experiences in our passion of Making The Roadways Safer. STEMCO is consistently recognized as a world-class manufacturer of innovative and exciting commercial vehicle solutions.

At STEMCO, we believe that by enabling the full release of human possibility we create advanced solutions and exceptional customer experiences in our passion to make the roadways safer. Within our dual bottom line culture, your own development and potential is given the same weight as corporate financial success.

As a division of EnPro Industries, we offer employees nearly unlimited opportunities to develop their professional interests and passions while also giving them the tools and resources to pursue their personal fulfillment outside of work.

Additional Information
STEMCO Careers
EnPro Industries - The Dual Bottom Line
EnPro Learning System: Approach, Tools and Practices that Work
Required Experience
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required
  • Minimum requirement of BS Mechanical Engineering.
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in product design or other mechanical engineering professional experience
  • Advanced MicroSoft Office skills (Excel, Word, Powerpoint) and preferred experience with Smartsheet and the Google For Work environment
  • Advanced level experience with Solidworks and ANSYS required
  • PLC and basic electronic design experience preferred
  • GD&T experience preferred
  • Mechanically (hands-on) inclined with basic hand tool use experience.
  • A proficiency in effective problem solving and root cause analysis methodologies
  • Statistical analysis experience using MiniTab is preferred.
  • Applying principles of mechanics, aerodynamics, thermodynamics, corrosion, heat transfer, materials engineering, airflow and air-sealing technology required
  • Formal Six Sigma and lean training preferred (DFSS or DMAIC Green Belt)
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills required (e.g. written test requests, customer communication, meeting facilitation, etc)
  • O-ring and gasket design experience preferred
  • Experience with engineered composites/plastics and material joining methods (infrared, friction, etc) preferred
  • Strong familiarity with Machine tool processes (mill, lathe, CNC, EDM, drilling, welding)
  • Understanding of common engineering materials (e.g. steel and aluminum alloys, plastics, heat treatment, etc...)
  • Design for Assembly and Design for Manufacturing experience preferred
  • Organized and creative with the ability to work effectively in a fast paced environment


It is the policy of STEMCO to provide equal employment opportunity without discrimination because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age veteran status or qualified disability.
Job Location
Longview, Texas, United States
Position Type
Full-Time/Regular

City: Longview

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State: Texas

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