At DiamondBack, you’ll have the opportunity to create tough and reliable products that help our customers be ready for their next adventure. From the beginning, DiamondBack has been built by family, friends, and people who share a love of the outdoors. We’re drawn to people with a sense of adventure and a never quit mindset, and we think they’re drawn to us.
You have the needed technical horsepower to bring products from ideation through to commercialization and/or manufacturing. Instead of being a specialist in any single engineering discipline, you have broad technical aptitudes and interests. You like to have a hands-on role in an open culture of collaboration and you thrive in a fast-paced, rapidly changing work environment.
About the Job:
The Product Development Engineer is a core member of our Product Development team. This position plays a vital role in solving customer problems by researching technical options and designing new products and product improvements that push the envelope of what’s possible for the best product performance and user experience.
Director of Product Development
Brainstorm potential solutions for customer problems based on insights
Collaborate with team members on suggested technical approaches for projects
Responsible for form, fit, and function of design and cost breakdowns
Design and draft products and parts using 2D, 3D CAD software
Design, build, and test prototypes
Design, develop and utilize test methods to qualify products for customer use
Create technical reports for cross-functional review
Evaluate testing results and make recommendations concerning improvements
Provide manufacturing and production support for new products and continuous improvement of existing products
Manage technical documentation of key project decisions and design changes
Integrate with marketing teams to support tasks such as:
Product performance testing, marketing claims, packaging, and literature
Required Skills, Knowledge, Education, and Training:
B.S. or higher in Engineering or equivalent work experience
Sheet metal fabricating experience required, plastics/coatings/hardware experience a plus
Solid experience with 3D CAD software (Autodesk Inventor a plus)
1-3 years experience on a consumer product engineering team, with a focus on quality, reliability, and commercialization
Project management experience
Knowledge and experience with supplier management
Effective organization and communication skills and superior attention to detail
Ability to work independently and in team environments
Experience in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
FMEA, DFSS, and lean manufacturing experience a plus
Perks at DiamondBack?
Benefits coverage (health, dental, vision, life insurance) and 401K
Competitive paid time off program
Employee development opportunities - training, tuition reimbursement
Employee discounts on DiamondBack products
Friends and family discounts on DiamondBack products
Volunteer program - 1 day per year to do community volunteer work, additional days available on a matching basis
Corporate contributions to employee causes
Casual work environment
Standing desk options
About DiamondBack Covers
At DiamondBack, we build the toughest, most secure truck bed covers made to be ready for anything. We believe in respecting others, sharing prosperity, and empowering the team to make an impact with their lives. Our mission is to build one of the best manufacturing companies in Pennsylvania, a company that employees love to work for and customers love to buy from.