Mechanical Design Engineer

Full Time
Cerritos, CA
Posted 3 weeks ago

Job description

The Edelbrock Group is looking for a motivated and energetic individual to be a Mechanical Design Engineer for product development. This position reports to the Director of Engineering at the Cerritos, CA R and D center. The ideal candidate will be an experienced Mechanical Engineer with a demonstrated ability utilizing 3D CAD software. Must have a good understanding of automotive mechanical systems and electronics. Background in racing, hot rodding, vehicle or engine building preferred.

Job Description:

Design castings, machined parts, automotive engine components & complex assemblies in CAD to meet Performance and Manufacturing requirements; Manage projects from Inception to Sale

Design products for High Performance automotive engines; including some or all of the following – Intake manifolds, cylinder heads, water pumps, superchargers, crate engines, carburetors, EFI systems, valve train, rotating assemblies and transmission components

Build and maintain complex vehicle and engine level assemblies in CAD

Produce 2D drawings for the manufacturing shop and outside suppliers

Write and manage Test Plans to ensure proper testing of assigned projects

Collect & analyze test data and determine intelligent conclusions

Work collaboratively with R&D, Calibration, Purchasing and Manufacturing to deliver new products on-time and on budget

Maintain and follow all Quality procedures related to Product Development for the assigned projects

Job Requirements (include, but are not limited to):

Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience

Minimum 2 years’ experience in designing mechanical components (Automotive Industry desired)

3D CAD software (Siemens NX desired)

Effective analytical and conceptual skills to derive adequate solutions for technical problems

Excellent planning and organization, project management and time management skills

Strong Attention to Detail & Desire to create World Class products

Professionalism – Approach others in a tactful manner; React well under pressure; Treat others with respect & consideration regardless of their status/position; Accept responsibility for own actions; Follow through on commitments

Clean driving record required

DESIRED (not required for application) Skills:

Willingness to keep an open mind and learn new skills

Strong understanding of Foundry processes

Strong personal knowledge of internal-combustion engines, automotive systems

Career experience in the automotive aftermarket industry

Strong understanding of manufacturing process, especially CNC mills

Knowledge of the programming languages

Compensation and Benefits:

Compensation will be discussed during the phone screening phase and is based on experience. Benefits package (e.g. medical, dental, 401k).

AAP/EEO STATEMENT:

Edelbrock is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.

OTHER DUTIES:
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Job description

Mechanical Design Engineer

The Edelbrock Group is looking for a motivated and energetic individual to be a Mechanical Design Engineer for product development. This position reports to the Director of Engineering at the Cerritos, CA R and D center. The ideal candidate will be an experienced Mechanical Engineer with a demonstrated ability utilizing 3D CAD software. Must have a good understanding of automotive mechanical systems and electronics. Background in racing, hot rodding, vehicle or engine building preferred.

Job Description:

Design castings, machined parts, automotive engine components & complex assemblies in CAD to meet Performance and Manufacturing requirements; Manage projects from Inception to Sale

Design products for High Performance automotive engines; including some or all of the following – Intake manifolds, cylinder heads, water pumps, superchargers, crate engines, carburetors, EFI systems, valve train, rotating assemblies and transmission components

Build and maintain complex vehicle and engine level assemblies in CAD

Produce 2D drawings for the manufacturing shop and outside suppliers

Write and manage Test Plans to ensure proper testing of assigned projects

Collect & analyze test data and determine intelligent conclusions

Work collaboratively with R&D, Calibration, Purchasing and Manufacturing to deliver new products on-time and on budget

Maintain and follow all Quality procedures related to Product Development for the assigned projects

Job Requirements (include, but are not limited to):

Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience

Minimum 2 years’ experience in designing mechanical components (Automotive Industry desired)

3D CAD software (Siemens NX desired)

Effective analytical and conceptual skills to derive adequate solutions for technical problems

Excellent planning and organization, project management and time management skills

Strong Attention to Detail & Desire to create World Class products

Professionalism – Approach others in a tactful manner; React well under pressure; Treat others with respect & consideration regardless of their status/position; Accept responsibility for own actions; Follow through on commitments

Clean driving record required

DESIRED (not required for application) Skills:

Willingness to keep an open mind and learn new skills

Strong understanding of Foundry processes

Strong personal knowledge of internal-combustion engines, automotive systems

Career experience in the automotive aftermarket industry

Strong understanding of manufacturing process, especially CNC mills

Knowledge of the programming languages

Compensation and Benefits:

Compensation will be discussed during the phone screening phase and is based on experience. Benefits package (e.g. medical, dental, 401k).

AAP/EEO STATEMENT:

Edelbrock is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.

OTHER DUTIES:
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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Manufacturing

Department

Engineering

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Director of Engineering

Location

Cerritos, CA

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