FOX Factory, Inc.
Product Development Engineer
Coldwater, MI 49036
Job Code: *LI
About the Company:
For over three decades, FOX has been an industry leader in the design and development of high-performance shock absorbers and racing suspension products for snowmobiles, mountain bikes, motorcycles, ATVs, UTVs, off-road cars, trucks, and SUVs.
In 1974, Bob Fox started racing his products in motocross and we haven't stopped racing since. FOX has equipped vehicles and racers that have stood atop podiums in every sport we have competed in - from the sands of Baja to the dunes of Dakar.
Our team of engineers perform rigorous tests with our athletes year-round. The data we collect from performance testing and our application of that knowledge to our product is what separates FOX from every other suspension company.
Work individual or as part of a team to develop new suspension lift systems and accessories for light trucks and SUVS. Utilize engineering principles and automotive experience to bring innovative solutions to new and existing products.
Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
Use computer aided design software to create solid models and detailed engineering drawings of parts to be manufactured.
Work with R&D technicians to fabricate and install products.
Develop test procedures and perform product testing.
ate installation instructions.
Work with customer service department on continuous product improvement.
Assist manufacturing team with initial product launch and continuous part manufacturing improvements.
Evaluate and troubleshoot vehicle NVH, handling, ride quality
Be able to work effectively in a group or individually to meet project requirements and deadlines
Good technical writing and verbal communication skills
Occasional travel may be required for summer events and off-site testing
Comply with all local, state, and federal laws and compliance
Bachelors Engineering degree is a must
Strong understanding and experience with automotive mechanics - specifically chassis, steering, suspension, and brakes with the ability to diagnose and troubleshoot vehicle NVH.
Must have strong solid modeling skills (Solidworks preferred)
Must have solid drafting skills; workable to engineering drawings for manufacturing
Strong understanding of metal fabrication, machining
Strong organizational skills with the ability to multitask
Must be able to follow deadlines and work under pressure.
Communication and teamwork abilities are a must.
Meticulous attention to detail and accuracy in work product.
We look forward to hearing from you!
Fox Racing Shox