Product Engineer I - New Product Development

Stanley Black And Decker Portland , OR 97228

Posted 8 months ago

Job Description:

EN0420: Product Engineer I - New Product Development


Joining the Stanley Black & Decker team means joining one of the world's largest, fastest-growing, and most dynamic companies. Stanley Black & Decker is unique in that we've got a rich and storied history dating back to 1843, but that hasn't stopped us from evolving into a vibrant, diverse, global growth company poised and ready for the future.

Being a part of our team means living our core values of integrity, accountability, respect, speed, stretch, vision, and boundaryless. It means thriving in an environment of constant innovation and positive change. It means delivering tools, services, and solutions that the world counts on when it really matters. It means maintaining the highest standards in everything you do, every day.

Infrastructure Solutions is the world's largest handheld hydraulic tool manufacturer and we're a worldwide market leader. We deliver over 150 handheld hydraulic tools and over 30 mounted impact tools. And these are the tools that build your world.


At STANLEY Infrastructure Product Engineers works on complex problems in a multi-disciplined team environment resulting in the introduction of new and improved tools and accessories.

The Product Engineer in the New Products role takes a product from concept to production resulting in the introduction of new and improved tools and accessories.

This role is responsible to:

  • Develop and deliver market driven products in a fast paced collaborative environment that meet customer and manufacturing requirements.

  • Engineer mechanical components, subsystems and assemblies from specification through design, analysis, and validation testing.

  • Ensure that designs are technically and commercially viable and can be reliably manufactured within cost targets.

Successful employees in this role will be very comfortable and capable at:

  • Working within a structured process to bring concepts to market under a defined timeline.

  • Maintaining dedication and focus on a few projects simultaneously for 1 to 2 years before products are launched.

  • Expecting the unexpected and delivering results with a can-do attitude regardless of the obstacles.

  • Solving problems, making recommendations and defending decisions with data.

  • Leading technical discussions and design reviews with peers in all areas of the organization

  • Mechanical aptitude and visualization of product solutions during concept development.

The successful candidate who performs well in this role will have growth opportunities available within the business. Learn more about the Hydraulics business at and learn more about Stanley Black & Decker at


Education: BS Mechanical Engineering with a strong foundation of engineering principles and the Fundamentals of Statics & Dynamics

Experience: 0 -5 Years; with experience in 3D modeling

Responsibilities & Capabilities: Demonstrated or Potential capability to perform the following functions under supervision or guidance:

  • Listening, and Communicating (both verbal and written) within the team.

  • Collaborate with and support production with necessary assembly drawings and product details.

  • Partner with manufacturing and suppliers to support technical activities.

  • Partner with Quality function to review and approve First Article Inspections, product deviation approvals, quality audits, CTQ definitions.

  • Develop selected concepts into mechanically sound products keeping ergonomics and human interface in mind throughout development.

  • Hands-on work in the engineering test lab and on the shop floor may be required as well.

  • Participate in manufacturing trials, lab testing and field trials.

  • DFMEA.

  • Linear Tolerance Analysis.

  • Participate in structured problem Solving (8D, Shainin, 5-Why) demonstrating strong critical thinking and problems solving.

  • Make recommendations for engineering changes to products.

  • Assist in the development of product patents.

  • Create 3D models representing product designs (Pro-E Preferred).

  • Create detailed 2D CAD drawings using acceptable practices/standards, including GD&T which can be interpreted and used to produce products correctly (Pro-E Preferred).

  • Document and control 3D & 2D via PLM Software (Windchill Preferred).

  • Use Microsoft Office Products (Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint).

  • Complete documentation of design reviews, test results, assembly data sheets, bill of materials (BOMs) and other information as required.

  • Drive and coordinate the notification and release of new items, product changes, drawing corrections, part/tool obsolescence and BOM updates throughout the organization using our Product Change Notice (PCN) Process.

  • Following established processes throughout the organization.

  • Other duties as assigned by Engineering Manager.


  • Represent the Company at a high professional level both internally and externally.

  • Ability to concentrate and performing complex tasks for sustained periods.

  • Ability to work at a desk as well as in a manufacturing environment.

  • Able to work in a fast paced environment; under pressure and within project deadlines.

  • Follow as Safety postings and rules throughout the factory.

  • Job may require occasional exposure to dust, fumes, noise, hydraulic oil, gasoline and exposure to dangers of working in industrial settings.

  • Ability to perform physical work and lift up to 40 pounds.

  • Must be willing and able to travel domestic and internationally.

Stanley Black & Decker offers its employees a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits plan that includes medical, dental, life, disability, 401k, ESPP, vacation, paid holidays, and more! Only those candidates who are currently eligible to work in the US will be considered for the opportunity. Stanley Black & Decker is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Product Engineer I - New Product Development

Stanley Black And Decker