In this role, the candidate will be responsible for product line engineering for assigned quarter turn valves. The Senior Product Engineering role entails activities dealing with issues of product design and manufacturing, sales / quoting support, production costs, feasibility, quality, performance, reliability, serviceability and customized user features. Addressing these product characteristics includes product and component design, development, transitioning of the product to manufacturing, and supporting the sales and service teams in quoting and repairing the product.
Take ownership of engineering design support for assigned valve line, coordinating and enforcing global product design consistency across all operations and sales organizations.
Ensure engineering design and standards documentation is complete, accurate, and sufficient in support of global manufacturing and quality assurance activities. This includes generating or checking bills of material, manufacturing drawings and sales order drawings.
Provide technical and customer service support for new customer inquiries, including the design of special products, technical evaluations of project sales quotations, application and troubleshooting assistance, and evaluations of returned goods.
Lead product development and improvement activities addressing manufacturability, material cost, reliability and performance enhancements, coordinating across global engineering product resources as needed.
Implement engineering best practices and Flowserve standards.
Maintain up-to-date awareness of relevant national, international and industry standards and initiate any product improvements of modifications to ensure the product line meets these requirements.
Product engineering experience in a manufacturing environment
Able to manage multiple projects simultaneously utilizing advanced project management tools, methods, and applications
Familiarity with and understanding of various International Standards relating to valves
Computer-Assisted Design/3-Dimensional design, Solid works and/or Inventor
Engineering analysis using appropriate methods, such as calculation, testing or FEA.
Capable of reading, interpreting and creating engineering drawings, especially relating to manufacturability and tolerancing.
Effective oral and written communications