Position – Associate Engineer( Engine Design)
Company – Caterpillar
Location – Chennai, Tamil Nadu, IN
JOB PURPOSE: To perform design, development, and maintenance of new or existing products and components. This Job role is specific for IPSD(M) engines Current Products team deals with the 400 Series platform.
JOB DUTIES: Assignments are project-oriented and incorporate knowledge of current technology as well as an understanding of the entire design process.
Takes responsibility for the design concept and design layout using the manual or computer graphics system. Performs design calculations and participates in design decisions. Along with the supporting technical team, provides technical support to Manufacturing, Quality, Purchasing, Marketing, Sales, Service, and other areas.
Works with considerable latitude in coordinating and providing design expertise. Refines and improves product designs by conducting investigations and developing solutions. Receives exposure to complex design processes. Consults with engineers to determine work objectives and the means to achieve them.
Requires familiarity with the stages of production release and approval, and rejection of design deviations and change requests. Provides technical support for Designers, Layout Drafters, Drafting Technicians, and purchased drafting support. Maintains close communications with , Manufacturing Engineers, Assemblers, and Test Engineers during product build-up and testing.
Enhances the integrity of the product in the worldwide marketplace by ensuring superior performance, durability, reliability, quality, and serviceability.
Adheres to established standards, policies, and practices relating to quality, cost reduction, safety, ergonomics, etc.
BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE: Requires bachelor’s degree in an accredited Engineering, plus 2-3/+ years experience or a master’s degree. CREO Knowledge is a must. 2/+ years of on-the-job experience in Engines or Engines Related Components is a must. PLM expertise and OEM Experience have an added advantage. Expecting Proficient knowledge in TSU, and APQP. Also requires excellent analytical skills. Must have strong problem-solving skills, good mechanical and/or electrical/electronic aptitude, and good communication skills. This is the second level of engineering assignment in which incumbents have exhibited the ability to begin working independently and have demonstrated the ability to apply theory and concepts, either through on-the-job experience or advanced degrees.
Relocation is available for this position.
Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO).
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