Senior Mechanical Engineer

Otis Worldwide Bloomfield , CT 06002

Posted 2 months ago

Date Posted:

2021-07-22-07:00

Country:

United States of America

Location:

OT325: NSP - BLOOMFIELD, CT 212 WEST NEWBERRY RD, BLOOMFIELD, CT, 06002 USA

Otis is the world leader in reliable, efficient and technologically advanced elevators, escalators and people-moving systems. Our revolutionary Gen2 elevators, energy-saving ReGen drives and NCE "green" escalator have clearly set the industry standard for innovation, safety and performance. More than 2.4 million Otis elevators and escalators are currently in operation throughout 200 different countries. We are proud to have a global team that continues to rise to the challenges of a fast-moving company. Together, the people of Otis are creating new ideas and opportunities by collaborating across time zones, geographies and cultures. So just imagine where we can take you!

The Otis Service Center's (OSC) Service Engineering department is seeking a candidate to fill a Senior Mechanical Engineer position.

This role is responsible for: Performance of design integration, and product development of mechanical components for use in elevators as well as service support of legacy products. The individual's primary focus will be passenger interface components, commonly referred to as fixtures, in addition to product design and testing.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Support and/or lead technical efforts within product development/integration teams.

  • Responsibilities could involve design, analysis, sourcing, fabrication, testing, inspection or supporting field issues.

  • Ensure that Otis products and processes are in line with the EH&S mandates, ANSI A17.1 code requirements and principles of robust design.

  • Responsible for identifying project technical goals and requirements.

  • Support development and refinement of internal standards, standard work and procedures as well as parts replacement guidance documentation.

  • Develop product solutions and strategies for obsolete components.

  • Support local offices with product applications, potentially requiring travel to installation sites.

  • Help develop junior engineers by sharing expertise and knowledge.

Educational/Experience Requirements:
  • 6+ years' experience in design and development of electro-mechanical products.

  • B.S. in mechanical engineering, M.S. preferred.

  • Proficiency in 3D CAD required, Creo preferred.

  • Knowledge and practice of good fundamental mechanical design practices, selection of appropriate materials with consideration for part interactions and forces, guide designers with appropriate tolerancing.

  • Ability to identify configurations of mechanical systems to meet all customer and market requirements at lowest life cycle cost. Key skills include ability to perform trade off studies, component options & performance, understanding of mechanical interfaces & constraints, and requirements compliance.

  • Knowledge and practice of Dfx principles, understanding of manufacturing process capability, and ability to discuss requirements and direct a supplier for the final design decisions.

  • Experience and knowledge about intricacies and limitations of various manufacturing processes such as: basic machining, Injection molding, Extrusion, Sheetmetal working or welding, additive manufacturing technologies.

  • Ability to manage cross functional teams, driving the product development process (PM). Key skills include detailed schedule and resource planning, scope /requirements management, and project tracking & reporting.

  • Experienced working with international teams. Must have the ability to build partnerships, influence support and cooperation.

  • Excellent team player; comfortable working in a dynamic, interdisciplinary team comprising mechanical, electrical and software engineers, as well as designers, product managers and manufacturing & operations personnel.

  • Equally comfortable and productive as an individual contributor to the organization.

  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills

Level of Responsibility:

  • Responsible for entire product subsets and projects with significant scope and complexity.

  • Contributes to the department or business unit by applying their advanced knowledge of one or more functional areas.

  • May develop and coach others.

  • Has expert knowledge that extends across multiple disciplines.

Otis is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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