Senior Product Engineer, Automotive (Relocation Assistance Offered)

04_Professionals (technical)
BU4 Electronics & Mechatronics


The position is part of the product engineering team developing the AC compressors. Current product teams are developing and producing a product portfolio consisting of fixed and variable displacement compressors and electrically driven compressors.


  • Designing and developing AC compressor components working with design personnel.

  • Developing and authoring engineering specifications for components and assemblies to be used in manufacturing facilities to mass-produce compressor components and assemblies

  • Creative, diagnostic and innovative problem solving as applied to engineering problems

  • Utilize DFMEA/PFMEA processes to provide a robust design prior to mass production

  • Blueprint reading and interpretation & specification of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)

  • Assist with preparation and execution of test units

  • Understand and execute A/C compressor tests efficiently and correctly

  • Become proficient in test bench operation

  • Analyze test data and organize results relative to internal or customer specifications with observations and conclusions

  • Apply engineering practices to reach design solutions

  • Participate in innovation, product cost and quality improvement initiatives

  • Participate in cross-functional teams related to customer program launch activity

  • Work with suppliers and manufacturing plants to insure product design for high value and manufacturability


  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or similiar Engineering discipline is required; Master's degree is a plus 

  • 10 or more years of experience developing precision products is required

  • Understanding of Principles of statics, dynamics, mechanics of materials, heat transfer, fluid mechanics, strengths of materials, thermodynamics, physics (mechanical and electrical) and engineering design is required

  • Automotive/Residential /Commercial HVAC development experience is highly desired 

  • Computer skills including Microsoft Office

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • Good written and oral skills – ability to convey technical concepts

  • Ability to manage time and organize effectively with multiple projects

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment

  • Good results orientation and strong work ethic


Salary: $80,000 - $120,000   



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Facts about the job

Benefits:  Benefits-US/CH_CN_DI_IB_LI_MA_MP_MW_OB_PH
Entry level:  Experienced hires
Part- / Full-time:  Full Time
Functional area:  R&D
Department:  BU4 Electronics & Mechatronics

Lockport, NY, US

Company:  MAHLE Manufa.Mgmt (US)

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