Senior Mechanical Engineer

Panasonic   •  

The Colony, TX

Industry: Manufacturing


5 - 7 years

Posted 46 days ago

Senior Mechanical EngineerEvery moment of every day, people all over the world turn to Panasonic to make their lives simpler, more enjoyable, more productive and more secure. Since our founding almost a century ago, we’ve been committed to improving peoples’ lives and making the world a better place–one customer, one business, one innovative leap at a time. Come join our journey.

What You’ll Get to Do:

The primary objective is to develop product(s) from initial design state to mass production within the planned schedule and following the requirements of the product specification. He/She is responsible to develop high quality and reliable product(s) within a competitive cost and efficient manufacturability, as well as solve and prevent issues which may occur during product development, with some support from other Mechanical Engineers, supervisors, managers and/orproject team members from other departments.

  • Develop battery product(s) based on mechanical specification, using both 2D and 3D drawing application software. Senior Engineer will receive some support in design, but can reliably determine initial concepts.
  • Support in design review of the product with Customer, Electrical Engineering, Product Engineering, Quality Assurance, Procurement, ProjectManagement (PM), Certifications, etc. during development. Discussions is led by the Senior Engineer, others MEs and managers will be present tosupport in some situations.
  • Evaluate Sample parts and materials.
  • Evaluate and review Sample product(s).
  • Prepare and release official documentation and information. Managers will approve.
  • Other areas (e.g. ISO, PQMS, PDM, Inventory Control). A Senior Engineer can lead these tasks.
  • Plan and lead training of other MEs. Prepare draft versions of design guidelines.

What You’ll Bring:

Education & Experience:

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience in Mechanical Engineering
  • Typically requires at least 5 years of relevant experience.
  • Experience with 3D CAD and 2D drawings, specifically Pro/E Creo.
  • Experience with MS Office and other normal PC programs.


  • Knowledge of Citrix/PDM is required.
  • Some knowledge of Adobe Illustrator is required.
  • Analytical, good technical foundation, problem solver. Should be innovative, take the initiative to address problems and find solutions.


Technical writing and speaking in English is clear enough to be understood by native English and non-native English speakers.
Required level of persuasion is moderate. Leads in discussion with customers and with the factory.
Japanese, Chinese, or Spanish is not required but is beneficial.

Other Requirements:

  • Work is predominantly indoors. Physical requirements are office work level.
  • Travel up to 10% of the time, both domestically and internationally

What We Offer:

Family like environment with an entrepreneurial spirit
Collaborative culture that thrives on innovation and new ideas
Rewards and recognition for great achievements
Growth opportunities for career development
Flexible work arrangements to help balance life and work
Competitive benefits and compensation package