Rain Bird Corporation

  • Sr. Project Engineer

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    # Positions
    Experience (Years)
    United States
  • Overview

    The Senior Project Engineer position is responsible for all aspects of New Product Development involving conceptualization, development, production implementation and post-launch support in a cross-functional team environment.


    • Works closely with Marketing and Sales teams, and will initiate and develop ideas that will enhance and expand the Landscape Drip & Agriculture Product lines
    • Key contributor to innovative New Product Development
    • Performs activities with Project Leadership, Product Design and Engineering Analysis
    • Executes Daily Sustaining Engineering functions
    • Provides technical assistance to the team with occasional supervision of technicians, interns and support staff
    • Creative, Motivated Self-Starter, capable of working independently across multiple SBU’s and functional organizations




    • BS degree in Mechanical Engineering or related technical discipline
    • 8+ years of product design and project engineering, with increasing levels of responsibility
    • Experience with demonstrated competence in injection molded designs
    • Excellent theoretical and practical knowledge of design and mechanical engineering concepts
    • Conceive and implement cost reductions and quality improvements
    • Experience with sustaining engineering activities
    • Proficiency in project management and execution including effective project scheduling
    • Proficiency in 3D solid modeling CAD software (SolidWorks preferred)
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Ability to work under pressure in a fast paced team environment




    • Advanced degree (ME or MBA)
    • Direct supervisory experience managing engineering staff
    • Proven success in product development as a leader of a cross-functional team
    • 5+ years of design experience of low cost, high volume, high quality products
    • Working knowledge of FMEA, DOE, SPC, FEA and CFD
    • Working knowledge of irrigation products
    • Pneumatics & hydraulics experience


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