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Design Engineer - Parts, Accessories & Customization
Auto req ID: 5065BR
Title: Design Engineer - Parts, Accessories & Customization
Job Function: Product Development
State and City: Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Company: Harley-Davidson Motor Company
Full or Part-Time: Full-Time
Shift: Shift 1

Job Summary
At Harley-Davidson Motor Company we do much more than just build motorcycles; we fulfill dreams of personal freedom. We are customer led in all we do, and we believe and invest in our people and our communities. Harley-Davidson believes that its people are the only real long-term competitive advantage and their energy and commitment is what has made us successful since 1903.


We are currently looking for a Design Engineer within our Parts, Accessories, & Customization (PAC) team at our Juneau Avenue headquarters. The Design Engineer Provides technical guidance to support personnel (designers, analysts, mechanics, manufacturing, purchasing, etc.) and may lead project teams. The primary function of this position will be to design and develop systems in support of the Product Plan. This includes coordination of design, analysis, and development activities as required to deliver a final system or component design that meets the technical performance specifications established for the assigned project.

Key Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Timely completion of tasks using engineering tools such as CAD models and drawings, predictive analysis and conventional engineering calculations with documentation supporting the analysis.

• The candidate may also initiate a project plan to demonstrate conformance that supports the overall program timing.

• The candidate will be required to lead and document DFMEA exercises, provide documented periodic project status updates, initiate Test Incident Report closures, convey design requirements to all effected stakeholders and will write final project reports.

• The ability to interact with other functional areas such as styling, purchasing and manufacturing is required.

• In this role it is necessary to interact with the Engineering Labs. This will entail initiating and tracking Work Requests, defining test protocols, analyzing test results and providing direction to mechanics and technicians.

Education Required
Position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related technical field. Master’s Degree

Experience Required
Position requires a minimum of three (3) years of relevant experience.

CREO experience preferred

Supplemental Information
At Harley-Davidson it is not just what degree you have or what you know you must also exhibit and demonstrate our valued behaviors in everything that you do:

• Be accountable

• Model Integrity

• Value Individuality and Diversity

• Inspire Teamwork

• Encourage Creativity

Direct Reports: No
Travel Required: 0-10%