Product Development Engineer

Product Development Engineer

Posted On: Wed, 12/06/2023 - 09:43


Huntingburg, IN

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Human Resources

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We are looking for a teammate to work with our Marketing, Industrial Design, Sourcing and Manufacturing teams to bring products to market that reflect our design ethos, but more importantly, support human needs and solve challenges for the people using our products. We work closely together in taking napkin sketches, human-centered design and bringing them to life in meaningful ways through material selection and application-based thinking. We want a teammate that will stretch our capabilities as well as be willing to put in the necessary work that supports business ease for our partners and our company.

As we build cross-functional development teams, responsibility for this role will have engineerig opportunities to work across the product portfolio in seating, casegoods, tables, and emerging categories such as soft architecture for the office, healthcare, education, government, hospitality and residential markets. 


  • Understanding and engineering products that adhere to our design ethos and the designer’s design intention until circumstances call for adjustment
  • Responsible for engineering new products and enhancements including
    • Creating product specifications based on market requirements
    • Manufacturing/material/tooling process selection
    • CAD documentation
    • Technical reviews and BOMs
    • Assist marketing and instruction documents
    • Coordinate product testing
  • Lead prototyping and sampling efforts to make timely, informeddecisions
  • Conduct, validateand document first article reviewand analysis, component integrity
  • Ownership that products meet/exceed industry standards and performance


Education, Skills and Requirements

  • Solid communication skills to effectively articulate ideas and challenges
  • Appreciate and execute to engineer with purpose with regard for the environment, value and manufacturability
  • Open-minded, energetic and a positive attitude when work intensifies
  • Capable of creating 3D models and 2D drawings using SolidWorks
  • Minimum 2-year degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology or a related field
  • 4 years of experience in engineering or manufacturing preferred
  • Knowledge of BIFMA standards preferred
  • Injection molding knowledge and experience a plus
  • Aluminum die cast and extrusion knowledge and experience a plus

Get taken care of.

Healthcare, dental and vision insurance plan options for you and your dependents
Company-provided life insurance and long-term disability coverage
Supplemental insurance benefits
Paid time off and generous vacation package
401(k) plan with Roth options and access to a personal financial advisor
Mental health Employee Assistance Program with providers across the country
Onsite gym with state-of-the-art equipment

EOE M/F/Disabled/Vet/LGBTQ+

This company is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability or protected veteran status.

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