Product Engineering Specialist- Engine Development

The Product Engineering Specialist will report to the Product Engineering Manager responsible for the design and development of components and sub-systems for products.


  • Designing and developing components and sub-systems for diesel engines, transmissions, and other mechanical systems primarily for military ground vehicles.
  • The Product Engineer will need to translate customer requirements into a product engineering specification and then do the engineering design calculations and design review activities to complete the product design.
  • Also, coordination of drawing creation, hardware procurement, test plan creation, product testing, and failure analysis will be done.
  • Support will be needed to resolve customer, supplier, and operations issues and to write Engineering Change Requests (ECRs) as needed.

Required Skills:
  • Bachelor of Science (BS) in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited university required with 10 to 14 years of relevant experience or 7 to 11 years of relevant experience with a MS.
  • Experience designing and developing components related to engine / powertrain systems, engine / powertrain systems, and sub-systems.
  • Ability to perform mechanical stress and structural engineering calculations.
  • Ability to perform thermal fluids and heat transfer calculations.
  • Must have a working knowledge of GD&T.
  • Ability to manage and organize multiple project tasks to meet established deadlines.
  • Must be capable of obtaining a DOD security clearance.
  • Good written and verbal communications.
  • Must be willing to travel (domestic and foreign) up to 10%.
  • Must be able to move freely within the manufacturing and lab environment with reasonable accommodation.

Preferred Skills:
  • MS degree in Mechanical, Aerospace, or Aeronautical Engineering (preferred).
  • Creo / Pro-E experience (preferred).
  • Transmission and transmission sub-system design and development experience (preferred).
  • Engine and engine sub-system design and development experience (preferred).
  • Experience designing and developing components for a military or aerospace contractor (preferred).

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