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Product Development Engineer (Mechanical)

Ref: US_EN_6_914752_1337257

Posted on 09 May 2020
Job Location
Mt. Prospect, Illinois
Contract Type


Product Development Engineer (Mechanical) – High Voltage Electric Vehicles, Job, Mt. Prospect IL

A Product Development Engineer job in Mt. Prospect, IL is available through Modis. You will need to have five or more years experience in mechanical design engineering to qualify. You will be working with high voltage design to develop fuses for electrical vehicles.

Product Development Engineer Job Responsibilities include:

  • 60% of time will be spent on the development of high voltage (500-1500VDC/VAC) overcurrent protection products. Leading a cross-functional development team while managing the technical aspects of the development process. Develop initial concept as well as prototype plan and execute project from planning/feasibility stage through production release.
  • 20% of time will be focused on research of new materials and process technologies that may be beneficial in developing/manufacturing "ground-breaking" or "new-to-market" products. This research should include basic experimentation/prototyping to prove or disprove the benefits for said technologies.
  • 10% of this engineer's time will be utilized for providing technical support for process development, product engineering, sales/marketing and quality teams as it relates to product performance, capability and reliability.
  • The final 10% will be spent on the implementation of continuous improvement initiatives, such as documentation and organization of experimental data, improvements to prototype design cycle time, etc.
  • Product Development Engineer Job Qualifications include

  • Working experience from Motorola or Omron is a plus
  • 5+ years experience in the development of high-tech electrical, thermal, or electro-mechanical components or 10+ years if experience in the Automotive industry.
  • Specific experience in circuit protection devices or thermal devices would be ideal.
  • BS or MS degree in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Material Science, or similar
  • Experience with Automotive APQP and Quality process a plus.
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