Senior Product Engineer

TTI   •  

Madison, WI

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 37 days ago


.Product Development Engineer (min 8 yrs experience)

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering with 8 years of automotive/truck/bus design experience required.
  • Must have good communication skills, a positive attitude, and be self-motivated withability to thrive in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Candidate will be led by a senior engineer and tasked to resolve technical or packaging challenges.
  • Experience with Teamcenter and Unigraphics is a plus.
  • Must be familiar with quality tools quality tools (8D, Lean, dFMEA), Bill of Materials creation, and 2D prints release.
  • Knowledge in project management, manufacturing and service processes are required.
  • Additionally, should have experience in MS office applications including Excel, Word, Project and Outlook.

General Duties:

  • Develop engineering concepts, release BOM’s, and 2D prints based off of 3D data. Functionality drives all, but awareness of cost, weight, quality, manufacturability, and serviceability are all key factors.
  • Communicate with engineering customers regarding new designs and changes (manufacturing, purchasing, service, configuration management, vehicle engineering, customer/product center, supply base).
  • Perform other duties as requested by management.



  • Ability to lead less senior engineers
  • Ability to direct design team
  • TeamCenter and UG/NX experience preferred
  • Conduct packaging studies and 3D data reviews/direction
  • Release 2D prints to support product/parts builds
  • New product development skills
  • Solve technical challenges
  • Solve packaging challenges
  • Functionality is key, but also mindful of cost, weight, quality, manufacturability, serviceability
  • Follows best engineering and quality practices dFMEA, 8D, ISO standards, Lean
  • Manage/Develop BOM’s
  • Learn, understand, use parts management database
  • Develop production BOM with manufacturing/operations team input
  • Develop service BOM with ILS team input
  • Interface with purchasing/supplier on part design/drawing content
  • Familiarity with configuration management and change control processes

Related skills

  • Experience with ground vehicle features/systems
  • Experience with manufacturing processes
  • Ability to plan, estimate, execute within budget/schedule
  • Ability to report up to management
  • Ability to interface with customers/suppliers/coworkers to get results.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Products.
  • Ability to travel (less than 10% of the time during development cycle)

Key Characteristics

  • Self-driven/highly motivated
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Works well in team environment
  • Performs well under pressure
  • Organized and self-disciplined
  • Positive attitude
  • Good ethics and core values
  • Deals well with ambiguity
  • Customer focus
  • Drives for results