Applications / Design Engineer II

Saint-Gobain Corporation Garden Grove , CA 92846

Posted 1 week ago

Position description

Applications Engineer II

The Applications Engineer is a dual role which supports both engineering and sales support. As such, the successful candidate must demonstrate effective prioritization of the workload and efficient time management skills in order to meet both internal and external customer expectations. This may include circumstances where internal and external customer expectations may not be aligned.

What You Do Matters:

  • Responsible for successful product design of Seals Products (Spring Energized and/or Rotary Lip seals, Rulon/Meldin Products, Injection molded products, etc) using knowledge of polymer , metallic, and elastomer materials and applying general engineering principles.

  • Visit customers as regional market expert, resolve complex customer issues, and assist in technical aspects of business development.

  • Support and lead Worldwide engineering initiatives (project management)

  • Work with R&D , Marketing, and Sales to commercialize newly developed products and write internal specifications

Are you ready to:

Engage with Customers Work Together Diligently Solve Complex Problems Lead with Knowledge Invent with Passion

Then you ARE one of our


Who You Are Matters:

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, Masters preferred

  • 3 + years experience in design engineering

  • Strong knowledge of high performance plastics, elastomers, and metallic spring materials.

  • Strong affinity for customer visits to evaluate their requirements and present solutions

  • Strong seal design experience in static and dynamic applications

  • Comfortable interpreting drawings of Hydraulics & Pneumatics, Aerospace, Pumps, Compressors and Valve equipment.

  • Able to interpret FEA outputs

  • Excellent project management skills

  • Excellent interpersonal communication .

  • Excellent teaching/training skills

  • Excellent presentation skills

  • Able to work with Solid Works and AutoCad

  • Be the specification specialist (Aerospace, etc) and apply in design work

Who are we ?

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics is a global leader in designing and manufacturing high performance seals and critical parts serving a variety of customers in different market segments: Aerospace, Oil & Gas, Automotive and Industrial. Design & Manufacturing technology centers and sales offices are located throughout the America's, Europe and Asia.

Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.

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