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Sr. Engineer - Tires, Wheels, Axles, & Bearings
Auto req ID: 4964BR
Title: Sr. Engineer - Tires, Wheels, Axles, & Bearings
Job Function: Engineering
State and City: Wisconsin, Wauwatosa
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.

Position Duties:

• Collaborate with cross-functional stakeholders to design, develop and deliver vehicle components to production

• Deliver optimal designs while adhering to project targets, performance objectives, high quality, and cost minimization

• Utilize engineering tools such as CAD models and drawings, as well as, predictive analysis and conventional engineering calculations to demonstrate and communicate robustness of designs

• Develop and track work through detailed project plans

• Lead presentation of design options through a formalized design review process

• Perform DFMEAs, DVP&Rs, analyze test results and bring closure to test findings

Education Required
This position requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related technical degree.

Experience Required
The successful candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience. In addition, they will have demonstrated the following:

• Experience in evaluating and balancing requirements

• Familiarity with manufacturing and assembly processes

• Strong understanding of fundamental physics

• Demonstrated examples of innovative thinking and creative problem solving approaches

• Familiarity with CAD tools

• Strong analytical and communication skills

• Ability to effectively learn and adapt in a dynamic environment

• Experience designing components and systems for tires/wheels/axles/bearings.

• Demonstrated success in completing designs that meet their quality, cost, and performance targets.

• Experience and understanding of the required phases of tires and wheels development to qualify and release into production.

• Comfortable managing functional tradeoffs between components and improving designs through clear understanding of operating envelopes, load paths, manufacturing processes, material properties, bolted joint analysis, datum schemes, and tolerancing.

• Uses a variety of tools to improve designs (i.e. engineering calculations, bolted joint analysis, FEA, GD&T, tolerance stackup analysis)

• Understanding the impacts tires/wheels/axles/bearings have on vehicle handling and performance.

• Understand trade-offs and benefits of design options and how they affect vehicle performance

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%

 

 

 

 

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