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Metallurgical Product Engineer- Cold Forming in Bristol, CT at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 5/26/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Bristol, CT
  • Job Type:
    Engineering
  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    5/26/2018

Job Description

Metallurgical Product Engineer- Cold Forming

WHO OUR CLIENT IS:

  • Fortune 500 global organization with strong brand name recognition
  • The company has shown its ability to perform by acquiring businesses with iconic brands to accelerate into a bigger, faster growing, more global and more profitable company
  • A diversified and inclusive organization with international influences

WHY YOU SHOULD CONSIDER THIS OPPORTUNITY:

  • Opportunity to drive change with a strong focus on process improvement.
  • Ability to work on the development of new and exciting consumer products.

WHERE THIS POSITION IS LOCATED:

  • Position can be located in -  NC, MI, KN, CT

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Responsible for product development, for designing, analyzing and validating new fastener designs and enhancements to current designs
  • Work with applications engineering team to implement customer requirements into new product designs.
  • Work with Cold Heading Engineers to design and develop tooling designs and processes necessary to manufacture new products
  • Determine feasibility/risk assessments through the use of both practical and analytical methods (rapid prototyping, design stack ups, design studies, FEA (DEFORM), DFMEA, testing plans, etc).
  • Provide input on equipment and process recommendations for potential new fastener products
  • Support transition of new parts from design to production phase including support of operations and quality as required.
  • Develop best practice designs through product bench marking and design optimization activities.
  • Provide support for continuous improvement activities to improve upon current designs through the use of both practical and analytical tools such as FEA analysis.

HOW YOU ARE QUALIFIED:

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience in the Cold Forming field.  Metallurgical background a plus
  • 5+ years of experience in Cold Forming related design and manufacture. Experience in the fastener field preferred
  • Knowledge in Cold Forming of Aluminum, Steel & Stainless steel wire preferred.  Experience in aerospace materials is a plus
  • 2D & 3D CAD experience – AutoCAD and Inventor or SolidWorks preferred
  • Competencies (5-10 Critical Areas of Understanding/Practice for the role)

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