Requisition ID: 34110
Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the World's Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Respect, integrity, diversity and inclusion, teamwork and the spirit of winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of the world's leading major home appliance company.
Lead System Integrator - Gladiator
As a Lead System Integrator for Gladiator, you will be responsible for helping shape the future of Gladiator garage organization. You'll be leading projects, holding brainstorm sessions, working with procurement to bring on new suppliers and collaborating with marketing to scope new products that delight our consumers. You'll have responsibility for some of our most critical product lines and everyday you'll have opportunities to live your passion for developing and delivering world class products.
Lead technical aspects of Gladiator (Garage Storage Solutions) projects
Own the technical requirements for your assigned product categories, including Design Verification Plan and Report (DVP&Rs), Failure Mode Effects Analysis (FMEAs), Drawing Release, Safety Audits, Global Product Approval (PAs), etc.
Interact with a cross-functional team (Marketing, Procurement, Project Management, Validation Engineering and Suppliers) to launch products
Maintain the current products on the market. Be the engineering expert for your assigned product categories.
Develop and maintain technical aspects of project schedules and align with broader project schedules.
Translate product requirements into engineering specifications
Travel to SE Asia several times per year.
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering
8+ years' experience in engineering
Experience in product development and project management
Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering
Consumer products design; Furniture, cabinet, storage product design a plus.
Experience leading projects with international supply base including solving design, manufacturing and assembly issues.
Engineering and PD skill set including: DFM, DFA, GD&T, BOM structures, stress/strain analysis (FEA), product testing, tolerance stack-ups, product costing, DFMEA, etc.
Experience in designing components for a variety of manufacturing processes; Understanding of metal part design and structures a plus.
Self-starter with the capability to work across functional boundaries to solve problems.
Experience directing the work of other technical team members - both internally and externally.
3D CAD experience
Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world's leading major home appliance company, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 92,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2017. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world.
At Whirlpool Corporation, we believe that all people matter. Celebrating diversity and including thousands of perspectives empower us to create products that blend into every concept of home. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.
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