Design Enginer in Seattle, WA

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Pacific Market International   •  

Seattle, WA 98160

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods


5 - 7 years

Posted 28 days ago

Position Overview – Seattle Office

As the Design Engineer you have excellent technical, written, and verbal communication skills. You have 5+ years experience in product development to act as a technical advisor to a cross functional team and are a critical link between great design and what's possible in terms of manufacturing.


⦁ Provide technical leadership to industrial design and product management teams during initial product concept and design phases of product development process.

⦁ Develop product specifications and validation plans.

⦁ Conduct risk analysis for new product designs and perform competitive benchmarking and validation testing of new product prototypes.

⦁ Assess new technology opportunities for products in development phase.

⦁ Provide management of vendors in engineering and technical areas.

⦁ Research and ensure patent protection on new product designs and other areas of intellectual property development.

⦁ Travel internationally and domestically ~ 15%

As the Design Engineer we ask that you bring:

⦁ Good personal skills with the ability to effectively work with individuals and groups at all organization levels; ability to work independently and as part of a team.

⦁ Ability to take initiative and prioritize tasks; good time-management, organizational, problem- prevention and problem-solving skills.

⦁ Ability to work accurately with close attention to detail.

⦁ Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.

⦁ Willingness to adapt to changing business needs and deadlines.

⦁ Ability to study and apply new information.

⦁ Bachelors Degree in Engineering (preferably Mechanical).

⦁ 5+ years experience in product design and manufacturing.

⦁ 3+ years of experience with CAD (SolidWorks preferred).

⦁ Working knowledge of injection molding, metal fabrications, paints and finishes, compression molding, materials, heat transfer, basic thermodynamics and other relevant engineering disciplines

⦁ Working knowledge of 'Design for Manufacture' methods

⦁ Experience with Asian factories preferred

Valid Through: 2019-11-13