Kelly Services Senior Product Development Engineer in Erlanger, Kentucky
Senior Product Development Engineer Erlanger, KY
Kelly Services is currently seeking a Senior Product Development Engineer for one of our top clients in Erlanger, KY. As a Senior Product Development Engineer placed with Kelly Services, you will be in a high profile position responsible for leading company product development efforts to meet design requirements, schedule, and production readiness. This position will work as a key member of the management team to develop the strategic vision that define the direction of new product development activity.
Role and Responsibilities
Serve as the communication link between Operations, Sales, and Marketing for new products.
Assume responsibility and accountability for meeting product development requirements, fulfilling product definition, meeting product and project cost goals, quality objectives, and time-to-market objectives. Lead the delivery of new products for the company.
Facilitate the timely investigation, development and release of new products, assuring these development projects deliver products with high quality and within budget.
Responsible for the development and maintenance of projects that lead to product conception, definition, design, and release.
Develop, and ultimately implement strategic activities to improve the new product development process.
Maintain existing products through allocating design and engineering time when needed to meet customer expectations. Coordinate these efforts with sales, supply chain and engineering.
Responsible either directly, or indirectly through delegation, for all project management requirements for each NPD project. This includes but is not limited to:
Facilitate meetings effectively
Maintain the technical service request list of priorities
Develop, maintain, and execute detailed project schedules and budgets
Coordinate design review meetings
Compile, record, and distribute required status reports, test results and other required documentation
Maintain development related documentation
Maintain the project history file
Perform design reviews with key functional groups
Develop and foster contacts with customers, technical experts, dealers, sales people, and regulatory agencies.
Number of new products released.
Revenue and EBITDA contribution for new products.
Improved development cycle of new and enhanced products.
Improved the Technical Service Request process and lead the regular review meeting.
B.S. degree in Business, Engineering or related field.
Solid network and reputation in the cargo control business.
Ability and willingness to travel up to 25%
Position Consults with: Sales, Marketing, Operations, Customers, Finance,
Years of Experience Required: 15+ years
Education Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree, Master’s preferred
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Why Kelly ® ?
Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short term project engagements, or prefer contract-to-hire or direct hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.
AboutKelly Services ®
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