Hutchinson Aerospace and Industry, an industry leader in the design and manufacture of engineered solutions for the control of shock and vibration has an exciting opportunity at our Hopkinton, MA facility.
Assume a broad scope of responsibilities including customer communication, design and analysis, program planning and management, and on-going product support. Use engineering ability in shock and vibration to support current business and develop additional business for Hutchinson in assigned market segment.
Customer communication includes customer calls and visits, conceptual design with customer engineers, technical presentations and proposal writing concepts and quotations and recommendations for the resolution of shock and vibration problems.
Design and analysis includes the conceptual and iterative design required to reach a practical solution to customer problems of shock, noise and vibration, the use of Creo (ProEngineer) software, and the ability to perform DFMEA analysis.
Program and project planning/management requires high energy and the ability to manage multiple projects including design review, leadership and involvement in the new product introduction process, project scheduling, and coordination of the timely build, test and delivery of prototypes to customers. Plan and manage programs/projects from concept through customer acceptance. This includes initial design and analysis, prototyping, testing, iterative design and analysis, and transition of programs to production.
On-going product support includes initial design for manufacturability, DFM, cooperation with operations groups as products transition to high volume orders, assisting in the resolution of production problems, and leadership and involvement in product cost reduction teams. On-going product support, including FMEA, and assistance in cost reduction programs and continuous improvement teams.
The ideal candidate has
§ BS or MS in Mechanical Engineering, plus 2+ years of experience
§ Knowledge/experience with technical skills such as Creo (ProEngineer) and FEA, FMEA a plus, etc.
§ Knowledge/education that included courses in shock and vibration.
§ Proven organizational, communication, leadership and influence skills.
§ Experience designing component solutions to problems of shock, noise and vibration or rubber to metal products preferred with experience working with OEM engineers in related markets, Defense/Aerospace applications
§ Experience in the Defense Industry is a plus
§ Strong project planning and project management skills
§ Strong written and verbal communication, interpersonal, team, leadership and presentation skills
§ Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports,
and legal documents. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers,
regulatory agencies, or members of the business community. Ability to write speeches and
articles for publication that conform to prescribed style and format
§ US citizen required.
Hutchinson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.