FANUC America Corporation Senior Product Development Engineer in Rochester, Michigan
FANUC America CorporationSenior Product Development EngineerRochester, MI 48309
AtFANUC America Corporationwe are passionate about our customers, our employees, and the work we perform. We maintain a workplace where individuals can be proud of, where talents are embraced, and results are encouraged and supported.
We are looking for talented people who value integrity, informed decision-making and collaboration. If you believe you are one of those talented people, and are interested in being considered for a career atFANUC America, we invite you to applytoday!
FANUC America Corporationprovides the most complete range of industry-leading robotics, CNC and motion control systems, and ROBODRILL machining centers. Our innovative technologies and proven expertise help manufacturers in the Americas to be more efficient, reliable and profitable. FANUC America is currently searching for aSenior Product Development Engineerresponsible for leadership in the implementation of fluid delivery parts and systems used in robotic painting systems in our Paint Mechanical Applicator Development team. Primary responsibilities will include:
A senior development and engineering position responsible for the implementation of fluid delivery parts and systems used in robotic painting.
Will work in areas of component design and testing, material selection, flow control, atomization of paint and understanding the behavior of these elements as they impact the performance and cost of equipment for automotive painting
Direct interdepartmental teams to concurrently create new robotic painting systems.
Ability to develop and track project schedules, budgets, and manage multiple concurrent assignments to meet customer requirements
Estimate and track product cost to targets.
Supervise product development engineers and lead interdisciplinary project teams
Develop detailed component and assembly designs in Solidworks including geometric dimensions and tolerances for new part designs
Specification, selection, and packaging of fluid control and other commercial components
Define and implement required analysis for component durability and fluid flow problems.
Review and approve designs and drawings of associate engineers and product development engineers
Specify and Execute product test plans to evaluate performance, validate reliability, and identify root cause of failures.
Collect and process test data and report results to external and internal customers, and management
Troubleshoot and investigate customer issues including hardware problems, color change issues, and interdisciplinary problems related to paint applications.
Coordinate interdisciplinary investigations and reporting to management
Corporate technical guidance
Provide technical guidance to Quality Assurance to maintain high product quality
Evaluate supplier requests for design changes and deviations
Specify and document assembly procedures, manufacturing tests, and guidelines for critical components
Assist Operations Staff in the selection and review of new vendors
Ideal candidate will have the following experience and education:
Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field, Master degree preferred, or equivalent relevant experience.
Minimum 8 years demonstrated development experience and delivery of at least one fluid control product or system.
Development implementation must have required design and engineering of fluid control components (valves, syringes, regulators, pumps, fluid manifolds, etc.)
Experience working in electrostatics and/or paint atomization a plus
Demonstrated record of planning and executing product tests
Demonstrated ability to read technical drawings including GD&T.
Well-developed understanding of industrial design and engineering
We offer market competitive pay and benefits programs, as well as opportunities for advancement, knowledge and skill development, and recognition of individual achievements. In addition, we offer the following benefits to our employees:
Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
401(k) Retirement Program
Short-Term & Long-Term Disability Plans
Flexible Spending Accounts
Employee Assistance Program
Flexible Benefit Dollars
Generous Holiday & Vacation Program
FANUC America Corporation is an equal opportunity employer that proudly extends opportunities to qualified individuals including disabled persons and veterans without regard to any legally protected status or characteristic.