Wabash National is more than a place to work. It is a place to contribute your talents, taking pride in being part of a team that moves diverse industries forward through innovative solutions. Each associate is a valued team member, empowered to carry forward the legacy of innovation that jumpstarted the company over 25 years ago.. If you are applying for a position with certain of Wabash National Corporation's subsidiaries, such as Brenner Tank, LLC, Garsite/Progress LLC, or Walker Stainless Equipment LLC, with locations in Kansas and Wisconsin, please know that these companies are equal opportunity/affirmative action employers. You can learn more about your rights by viewing the federal \"EEO is the Law\" poster at If you are passionate about making a difference and being part of a team that is shaping the future, take a closer look at Wabash National. We look for strong, stand-out recruits with the desire to elevate our organization and make it the best it can be - for our associates, our customers and our community.. Position Summary:. The Senior Product Engineer will be responsible for developing new products for applications and customers of Wabash Composites business including but not limited to composites engineered portable storage/shelters, systems & solutions, aerodynamic products, composite panels and custom solutions. This position will posse application domain knowledge and would leverage experience to develop and design new products & derivatives within the assigned category to support new and existing markets. Additionally, the Senior Product Engineer will support & maintain current products to address continuous improvement in quality, reliability, cost and performance. This role will be required to work cross-functionally with other business areas including Sales, Marketing and Operations.. This position will also be accountable for project management and documentation with the ability to manage multiple projects and priorities in parallel to enable rapid development of new design concepts.. Incumbent will also provide proactive and collaborative technical leadership with ability to think creatively and successfully implement product development projects. Through experience and multiple successes in the Wabash Composites Group, this role has potential growth and rotation opportunities into areas of technical expertise, multiple product domains, program management, mentorship, team leadership or management.. Essential Duties and Responsibilities:. New product development as well as current product maintenance/upgrade. Assists with 3rd party partnerships, suppliers and certifications. Develops and tests prototypes for new product ideas. Develops/Modifies product specifications. Develops quality designs and makes trade-offs based on data and solid engineering analysis. Effective utilization of design/analytical tools and discipline to design to customer Critical-to-Quality (CTQ's) including CFD, DFMEA, DFSS, FEA modeling, DOE's, DFA, DFM, etc.. Creates and maintains project development plans. Creates and executes Engineering Change Orders (ECOs). Identifies and executes cost out projects to drive Value Added Value Engineering (VAVE). Performs other job-related duties as assigned. Education Requirements: College Degree: Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering Technology; Master's. degree is a plus. Knowledge, Training, Skills and/or Experience:. Minimum 5 years product engineering experience - product development, design and release. Experience working in an industrial, rapid response build-to-order business environment preferred. CAD proficiency (preferably in SolidWorks) - 2D drawings, 3D modeling and simulation, familiarity with MATLAB would be a plus. Project Management. Six Sigma background (preferably DFSS) preferred. Lean Design & Manufacturing. Equal opportunity employer. This company considers candidates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.. Wabash National is a tobacco free environment.. If you need any assistance seeking a job opportunity at Wabash National Corporation or any of its affiliates, or if you need reasonable accommodation with the application process, please email careers@ .. Headquartered in Lafayette, Indiana, Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC) is a diversified industrial manufacturer and North America's... SAP familiarity a plus DFM & DFA
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