Light Duty – Autos, Heavy Duty – Autos, Performance Vehicles
PLEASE NOTE THIS POSITION WILL BE IN GRAPEVINE, TX, UNTIL 2018, WHERE IT WILL THEN MOVE TO THE LEWSIVILLE LOCATION PERMANENTLY
Job Description Self-motivated Mechanical Engineer will work on all stages of product development: from research and development to design and manufacturing of viscous fan drives and heat exchangers. Our final objective is to design mechanical components with innovation and excellence.
Responsibilities * Perform a full lifecycle product development (design, develop, test prototypes, manufacture and implement) * Conduct experiments methodically, analyze data and interpret results * Test and evaluate theoretical designs * Identify, formulate and produce effective solutions to emerging problems * Evaluate final product’s overall performance, reliability and safety * Alter and modify design to meet requirements to improve reliability and cost savings. * Estimate budget and scope of project * Prepare product reports and documentation * Maintain technical competence through self-study and emerging technologies. * BS degree in Mechanical Engineering with 5 to 10 years of proven experience. * Hands-on experience with computer-aided design (CAD) – preferably using SolidWorks, and MS office suite including ACCESS. * Work well under pressure, changing priorities and multiple projects. * Solid understanding of core concepts including, but not limited to, mechanics, dynamics, structural analysis,, fluid dynamics, thermodynamics, heat transfer and materials science. * Knowledge of electro-mechanical components, strong fundamentals of electrical and electromagnetism theory and electronic components. * Strong analytical skills. Detailing of drawings with GD&T to ANSI Y14.5M, latest edition. * Experience with pressure die casting, injection molding, stamping and precision machining processes. * Ability to communicate technical knowledge in a clear and understandable manner. * Superior technical writing skills.
Established in 1919 and traded on the NYSE, Standard Motor Products, Inc., (SMP®) is a leading independent manufacturer, distributor and marketer of replacement parts for motor vehicles in the automotive aftermarket industry, with an increasing focus on the original equipment and original equipment service markets.Organized into two major operating segments, SMP® supplies independent professional ...automotive technicians and do-it-yourselfers with high-quality replacement parts for engine management and temperature control products for domestic and import vehicles.We distribute through traditional and non-traditional channels under our own brand names, such as Standard®, BWD®, TechSmart®, Intermotor®, Hayden®, ACI®, Four Seasons®, and through private labels.