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Senior Design Engineer

Louisville, KY, United States  |  Engineering  |  ID: REQ-11755


Job Location

USA, Louisville, KY

Job Posting Title

Senior Design Engineer

The Challenge

Design refrigerator platforms optimizing for safety, energy efficiency, performance, reliability, and cost while driving lean manufacturing principles. Ensure manufacturability of component and subsystem designs. Test and evaluate design configurations. Guide development of refrigerator laboratory infrastructure and equipment. Guide factory process and equipment planning to ensure that product safety, performance, and reliability expectations. Navigate the patent landscape regarding refrigerator technologies. Provide leadership in communicating industry standards and specifications for conformance, codes, methods and performance related tests, including Department of Energy (DOE) testing. Develop specifications for new innovative products and guide strategic technical direction as part of a cross functional group of engineering, marketing, sales, quality, sourcing and manufacturing teams. Own and maintain design documentation and performance transfer functions for concepts and prototypes.

What you will Do

Qualifications / Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree, or foreign degree equivalent, in Mechanical Engineering or a related field and 7 years of progressively responsible post-Bachelor’s degree related experience is required. The position also requires 7 years of experience in product design and development; 3 years of experience in consumer product design; 2 years of experience in programmable bending equipment; 2 years of experience in injection molding design; and 2 years of experience in Lean manufacturing. 25% travel required to various domestic and international refrigeration production sites.

What you need to Succeed

Employer will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.  Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

GE Appliances is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.



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