Responsible for new product development and associated engineering requirements, including design verification for engineering changes to current production products. Act as the company’s engineering representative on Customer vehicle teams.

Skills and Experiences

Skills and Experience

Essential Job Functions Include:

  • Utilize up-front engineering practices to design products allowing efficient use of CAD & CAE resources.
  • Propose product design changes to customers based on Shape manufacturing capabilities and vehicle packaging.

  • Manage the product design timeline and provide updates to the internal and external customers.

  •  Mentor and coach less senior Product Development Engineers

  • Additional functions not specifically outlined in this position description as directed by the leader.

Position Skills and Experience Requirements:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty effectively. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering. Equivalent work experience may be substituted for degree.
  • Minimum of eight years prior experience in a product, process or manufacturing engineering role, preferably in a product development role.
  • Advanced proficiency in metallic and/or plastic manufacturing processes.
  • Prior experience with DFMEA and customer PPAPs.

  • Prior experience with vehicle packaging.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with demonstrated ability to communicate and present effectively to internal and external customers.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain strong customer relationships.
  •  Communicate Shape’s new technologies to customers to drive sales opportunities.

  • Prior experience mentoring or coaching less experienced team members.

  • May have direct and/or indirect Product Designer reports.

  • Responsible for the work of others (direct and/or indirect).

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Contact: Mandy Mao maom@shapecorp.com +81 3 6304 5431