Loc Performance Products Inc. Senior Product Design Engineer (PLYMOUTH) in Plymouth, Michigan

Loc Performance Products; Michigan's premiere full service manufacturer of large CNC machined components and assemblies for military and commercial applications. Loc Performance is looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated Senior Product Design Engineer to join our Product Development Office! This opportunity is great for those who thrive under pressure and have a passion for product development and senior level design engineering. The Senior Product Design Engineer performs the fundamental engineering tasks associated with the design and development of mechanical systems to product requirements and specifications. Typical products include suspension systems, final drives, and custom gearbox applications. If you are interested in a work environment that provides support, encouragement and development then we want you! Come join our Loc family!Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Responsible for technical performance of assigned projects including adherence to the Loc Product Development process. Accept design responsibility, authority and accountability of assigned product designs. Design of complex rotating machines such as gearboxes and transmission assemblies Design of complex tracked and wheeled vehicle suspension systems. Perform mechanical design analyses for assigned product design projects. Develop plan for validating design to customer requirements. Specification of purchase componentry: includes bearings, seals, fasteners, etc. Component engineering design of structural components within the assemblies Interaction with manufacturing engineering and quality to assure manufacturability of designed hardware. Planning, execution and documentation of engineering analyses required for product design to assure robustness, reliability and performance requirements are met. Constructs engineering artifacts for design reviews, including APQP design process documents: DFMEA, DVPR, etc. Support prototype fabrication. Analyze test data and reports to determine if design meets functional and performance specifications. Ensure form, fit and function of complex mechanical system concepts. Preparation support for design review meetings. Support the preparation of presentation material to convey analysis results and recommendations Ability to support testing operations of developmental prototypes.To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. 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 the essential functions. Education and/or Experience Bachelor's degree (B. S.) in engineering from a four-year college or university. Minimum of 10 years work experience utilizing effective engineering tools for the design and development of dynamic mechanical systems. Direct experience with CREO or similar engineering CAD tool for solid modeling and drawing creation. Direct experience with ANSYS design analysis software or equivalent for performing FEA structural analyses. Language Skills Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations in English. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and re