Product Development Engineer

Employer
Tate Access Floors, Inc.
Location
Jessup, MD
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Aug 07, 2017
Function
Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Job Description Job Description: Responsible for new product development projects as assigned for both Data center and commercial office building systems in regards to: airflow management, power and data distribution, construction material, accessory hardware and consumer interfaced products. Develops new and updates existing product based on current market needs and anticipated future directions. Evaluates product designs, performs competitive analysis, builds prototypes, develop collateral material, and conducts detailed testing and evaluation. Responsibilities: · Identify existing and future market trends to help guide the R&D effort · Develop and support new and updates existing products · Builds prototypes and performs detailed testing and evaluation · Provide training to both Regional Managers and dealers on new products · Performs competitive analysis · Evaluates product designs using 3D modeling and FEA tools · Author whitepapers that detail new product design and its benefits · Work with marketing and technical services in the development of product collateral Requirements: · Excellent verbal and written skills a must · Experience with Electronics · 3D modeling and Autocad experience · Experience with product design · Diversified technical interests · Experience with Finite Element Analysis software · Experience with CFD software focused on airflow and temperature modeling Education: 4 year degree in engineering (mechanical or electrical) Other : Work experience is a plus but not mandatory Knowledge of HVAC equipment and air distribution systems Knowledge of electrical and cabling horizontal distribution systems Please provide a short cover letter describing why you feel you would be suited for this position Travel: Travel required 3-5 times yearly.