Product Design Engineer Resume Samples

Product Design Engineers are accountable for creating and developing new products. The Product Design Engineer performs many tasks such as – researching and developing ideas and processes for new products, improving performance and design of prevailing products, overseeing production and packaging of final products, determining designing requirements, determining manufacturing requirements, evaluating products, seeking appropriate feedback and ensuring the safety of produced goods.

The Product Design Engineer should be resourceful and innovative, they should be an effective problem solver and have strong decision-making abilities. They should be creative and have a careful eye for details; in addition to general skills, the following are also expected to be seen on the Product Design Engineer Resume – a good amount of mechanical design expertise, ability to read and interpret blueprint documents, solid knowledge of CAD and 3D modeling software and good sketching skills. The minimum education requirement is a Bachelor’s degree preferably in manufacturing or production engineering.

 

Product Design Engineer Resume

Objective : To obtain a position which utilizes chemical engineering skills and has opportunity for advancement.

Skills : PLC, Solidworks, CATIA V5, Pro/E, ANSYS, ABAQUS, MATLAB, HVAC, Fluent, Java, SQL, CMS.

Description :

    1. Eliminated nuisance noise and mechanical vibration in vacuum regulator products through tolerance analysis.
    2. Improved acidic buffer metering pump life in residual chlorine analyzers by over two years through specifying and switching to brushless type, DC metering pumps.
    3. Developed manufacturing procedure for porous Teflon filters.
    4. Discussed and solved common manufacturing problems involving porous membrane filters, acidic buffer feeders, venturi type ejectors and vacuum regulators.
    5. Assisted in the development of a commercial liquid chlorine vaporizer.
    6. Increased the gas absorbance efficiency of pressurized diffusers by switching from PVC to micron pore size alumina oxide.
    7. Created and conducted experiments to increase the accuracy of chlorine analyzers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.S. In Chemical Engineering


Sr. Product Design Engineer Resume

Headline : 5+ years of product development/management experience ranging from B2B OEM to B2C consumer product market. Laid out Soft wearable Exo-Suit's product development plan from concept development to production phase for the next one year for a Medical device.

Skills : Structural Design And Calculations And Automotive Component Design.

Description :

    1. Oversight of the new product evaluation trial run and launching of design changes for productivity improvement on the pump, valve body, and input clutch assemblies and their components.
    2. Assisted tool and product engineers in resolving production related issues, keeping in mind and assuring continuous improvement for quality, manufacturability, assembly, and costs.
    3. Responsible for design of interior components both hard and soft trim (headliners, carpets, overhead consoles, dash insulator, cargo security covers, and sun visors).
    4. Assisted plant engineering during launch of new projects, together with coordination of design between suppliers, engineering, and assembly plants.
    5. Design and development of automatic transmission components and safety belt systems.
    6. Achieved over $500,000 cost savings as a result of material changes and design improvements.
    7. Design and development of entire glass system on Nissan Quest and Mercury Villager from initial design to prototype build.
    8. Supervision of technicians during project development, testing, and sample build phases of a project.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master Of Science


Jr. Product Design Engineer Resume

Summary : Proficient in complex electro-mechanical control system design (NPI), fixtures design, structure, assembly design. Exceptional hands-on experience and practical skills in assembling and trouble-shooting complex mechatronic system.

Skills : Autodesk Suite, Microsoft Office, Solidworks, Revit, Project Management, Product Development, Product Management, Team Building.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the design and release of hard and soft interior trim components.
    2. Designed and released liftgate trim for the 2007 Edge / Aviator program meeting all objectives, including timing, budget and weight.
    3. Resolved clearance issues with electrical door modules by interfacing with multiple cross functional groups.
    4. Resolved fit issues ensuring that the carpet aligned with the under-bodies of the 2006 Fusion, Milan, and MKZ.
    5. Reduced product cost by interfacing with the supplier to analyze insulator materials which resulted in the selection of an equivalent yet less expensive material.
    6. Partnered with full service suppliers providing specifications for component design, testing and manufacturing ensuring on time delivery of a quality product within budget.
    7. Designed and released injection molded quarter trim panels, cowl side panels, scuff plates and liftgate trim, meeting all program objectives resulting in an on time product launch of the 2001 Explorer Program.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Mechanical Engineering

Product Design Engineer III Resume

Summary : Medical Device Development Engineer Manager with extensive technical knowledge of product design and manufacturing who possess a strong understanding of FDA regulations required for development of orthopedic implants, trauma products, and surgical tools. Broad experience base from determining customer requirements, through design, development, design transfer, and product launch. Experience interacting with surgeons and other customers to conceptualize new products.

Skills : SolidWorks, Pro-Engineer, Inventor, AutoCad Mechanical, FEA, MARC, Mentat, Lotus Notes, Minitab, Compression/Transfer/Injection Molding, PDM.

Description :

    1. Designed, tested and launched custom high performance composite face seals for the Heavy Duty Diesel and Energy Oil and Gas market.
    2. Maintained and grew business with key customer including Caterpillar, Cummins and Daimler through regular offline meetings and seminars.
    3. Helped to grow HD business by 20.8% during career as a Product Design Engineer.
    4. Launched over 50 new to world, new to market products.
    5. Generated engineering drawings to effectively communicate design intentions, production requirements, and key product features per ASME standard.
    6. Worked with Market Managers, Manufacturing Engineers, and Process Engineers to ensure products are successfully launched to meet customer requirements and timing.
    7. Performed non-linear Finite Element Analysis using MARC/MENTAT to optimize seal design and for FMEAs across all markets.
    8. Performed Internal Audits of other disciplines to verify compliance with company policies and international work standards.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
B.S. In Mechanical Engineering

Product Design Engineer II Resume

Objective : To acquire a new and challenging position that enables me to contribute my extensive knowledge of product design, manufacturing, and application development, while allowing me the opportunity to explore new, alternative, and interesting applications.

Skills : Autocad, C++, Catia, Creo Parametric, Matlab, Microsoft Office, PDM, Pro/ENGINEER, Teamcenter, Windchill.

Description :

    1. Modeling specialties used include but were not limited to sheetmetal, piping, surfacing, and parametric welds.
    2. Drawing dimensions and tolerances applied were in accordance with ASME Y14.5 when applicable.
    3. Worked on a project-based team to accomplish project goals serving in both leadership and team member roles.
    4. Collaborated with cross-functional group to produce design changes from concept to completion and implementation.
    5. Served as Excel programmer for spreadsheet creation and maintenance for project tracking and documentation.
    6. Examples of projects: Upgraded Paint Line Investigate components, update models and drawings in Creo, and revise EBOMs for several planting implements to accommodate the upgrades to the John Deere Seeding factory.
    7. Revised Standard Compliance Investigate components, update models and drawings in Creo, and revise EBOMs for several planting implements to accommodate John Deere's revised painting, plating, and weld standards.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Mechanical Engineering

Product Design Engineer I Resume

Summary : 2+ years of industry experience in product design and development. 2.5 years of graduate research experience on studying the behavior of particle reinforced polymer systems.

Skills : Catia V5, Solidworks, Autocad, Ansys Apdl, Ansys Workbench, Hypermesh Optistruct, Geomagic Design X, Matlab.

Description :

    1. Designed and released master models for Goodyear worldwide using SolidWorks.
    2. Created part numbers and developed drawing files in accordance with ISO & ANSI standards using GD&T.
    3. Handled projects on new molds, partial orders and mold rework/repair and performed product lifecycle management using PLM tool Enovia SmarTeam.
    4. Worked with cross functional teams like Sidewall Lettering, Tread segment design & Equipment design.
    5. Actively took part in Material selection and Material management, Developed BOM and released the documents.
    6. Performed cross functional design reviews and Design for Assembly (DFA) and Design for Manufacturing (DFM) Assessments on Components & Assemblies.
    7. Achieved 95% FTR within a span of 6 months by enabling use of checklists for every stage of design process.
    8. Performed offshore project management and handled new project requests, Participated in intra and inter-department team collaborations to improve existing designs.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Mechanical Engineering

Product Design Engineer Intern Resume

Summary : Looking for a work opportunity where I can offer my creative mind, my engineering problem-solving skills and my experience to become an essential part of the solution.

Skills : Machine shop design and fabrication.

Description :

    1. Automated filling machines in SolidWorks ensuring the customer's satisfaction in ease of use for the machine and overall efficient designed product changeover.
    2. Improved equipment sub-assemblies in the workflow process to reduce product fabrication time.
    3. Developed customer specific line drawings in AutoCAD for plant layout and staging purposes.
    4. This improved management of change process when customers made modifications to the original design and equipment layout from the original proposal.
    5. Created Engineering drawings, technical manuals and spare parts database for customers to streamline parts reorder processes.
    6. Improved customer satisfaction ensuring correct replacement parts were ordered when components were damaged.
    7. Worked with the production team on Lean processes reducing fabrication time by 5%, and still ensuring superior product at a lower cost through the use of more efficient and quality conscious vendors.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Product Design Engineering Resume

Summary : To fulfill a position as a mechanical engineer. I aspire to bring my experience in product quality, product design, and manufacturing design, as well as, innovative ideas, teamwork attitude, and self-motivation to your company.

Skills : SolidWorks, Pro-Engineer, Inventor, AutoCad Mechanical, FEA, MARC, Mentat, Lotus Notes, Minitab, Compression/Transfer/Injection Molding, PDM.

Description :

    1. Managed numerous projects simultaneously within budgetary restrictions.
    2. Dispositioned and troubleshot various APUs' models in timely and most cost effective manner.
    3. Resolved part and assembly discrepancies by collaborating continuously with assembly mechanics and design engineers in fixing discrepancies in manuals and drawings.
    4. Partnered with engineers and project managers regarding design parameters for client projects.
    5. Created cold spray repair for oil housing that prevented leakage and reduced costs by not having to replace parts every time.
    6. Collaborated with electrical engineering in developing additional inspections for wiring harnesses that cost additional $100 but saved overall process $5K for each shop visit.
    7. Generated $250K savings by streamlining process for sourcing and repair of aircraft oil pumps.
    8. Interacted with ATR and BGA customers on daily basis, providing updates and technical information.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Mechanical Engineering

Associate Product Design Engineer Resume

Summary : Engineering and manufacturing background focused on new product design, build, and customer execution. Core proficiencies in CAD / CAM, geometric dimension and tolerancing, producibility, engineering materials, processes, and finishes.

Skills : Solidworks, Autocad, CAD.

Description :

    1. Worked alongside Product Design Manager to support Marketing and Sales department with highly detailed AutoCAD drawings.
    2. Designed new tools for warehouse assembly production through detailed Assemblies and IPBs.
    3. Created check lists to manage productivity while providing an accurate estimated time of completion of jobs and drawings via Excel and Word.
    4. Accomplished a method of producing customer drawings in a timely fashion using Formulated Configurations in the Block Editor feature of AutoCAD.
    5. Created over 1000 detailed drawings for company website Increased line production speed and precision with new Hinge Jigs designs.
    6. Updated and Achieved Standard Drawing Configurations for each style and setup of Doors.
    7. Designed new hardware Drawings as blocks within AutoCAD to ensure accurate style and scale for future configuration changes Assisted in final quality check after product completion.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Product Design Engineer Intern Resume

Summary : Experienced Product Design Engineer with an emphasis in the field of product of Qualifications design and development. Utilized AutoCAD and Microsoft Office, exposure to UniGraphics and CATIA based design programs. Proficient in verbal and written communication, strong results oriented drive for product development, strong decision making and problem solving skills as lead mechanical designer.

Skills : Pro/ENGINEER, Solidworks, Autocad, Unigraphics NX, Catia, MS Project, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint.

Description :

    1. Utilized CAD software to make product improvements based upon OEM performance requirements.
    2. Managed supplier quality and production issues for on-time customer delivery.
    3. Performed root cause analysis on defective products using engineering principles and knowledge of manufacturing processes.
    4. Initiated the disposition of non-conforming material using engineering judgment and customer specifications.
    5. Identified and corrected contributors to failure for a pressure regulating valve in six months and reduced the customer's failure rate from 30% to 1%.
    6. Created Design Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (DFMEA) documents for various piece parts to prevent reoccurring failures.
    7. Evaluated non-conforming product daily and recommended corrective action to reduce scrap and improve productivity.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master's In MBA

Product Design Engineer Resume

Objective : Product Design Engineer with 10 years of industrial experience in Product design, Development, Validation and Manufacturing environment (Heavy Equipment machinery& Engines) Experience in creating functional, technical specifications & production support documentation Strong aptitude to understand, establish & communicate requirements for new projects and lead them successfully Sound knowledge of Manufacturing processes with problem solving, conceptual and analytical skills.

Skills : Solidworks, Product Development, Lean Manufacturing, ISO, PDM.

Description :

    1. Managed Testing and validation of Common rail and lines to withstand 365 Mpa pressure level.
    2. Performed GD&T on assemblies and work with hydraulic and structural analysis team for parts validation.
    3. Interaction with different engine component teams and manage packaging and installation responsibilities Supplier interaction for collaborative product and process development for lines and rails.
    4. Conduct design reviews and meetings with system integration and presentations to management teams.
    5. Hands on experience to assemble system bench HP parts and fixtures for tests and process development activities.
    6. Investigate and handle early hour failure issues and actively work on resolving them.
    7. Handled multiple projects by defining specifications for Fuel transfer pumps for different engine platforms and work with different suppliers.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Mechanical Engineering