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Product Engineers are responsible for creating and developing functional products for manufacturing companies. Common duties mentioned in a typical Product Engineer sample resume include maintaining their knowledge about current trends and consumer needs, updating existing products, making cost and performance assessments, and designing quality products. A well-written resume sample should showcase qualifications like manufacturing expertise, engineering knowledge, computer proficiency, time management, and creativity. Based on our collection of example resumes, Product Engineers should hold a Bachelor's Degree in a field like manufacturing or mechanical engineering.

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Product Engineer

Provide technical and engineering expertise to develop brakes division products, specifically: master cylinders, power brake boosters and reservoirs. Outline process specifications and developed functional and test requirements. Inspect new samples as well as rubber materials. Support manufacturing and approve vendors to facilitate product quality improvement. Build bills of material formats for product lines. Interface with product management, packaging, procurement and tech services. Conduct warranty analysis. Engage in customer relationship management.

  • Instrumentally contributed to exceeding overall revenue objective of $12 million, by attaining actual revenue of $13.2 million YTD.
  • Generated $5 million NPI annually at peak, and consistently achieved or exceeded annual new product introduction goals for the brakes program.
  • Increased annual NPI revenue from $3-$4 million by issuing strategic decision to replace supplier relationship with buying OE and selling at higher margin.
  • Captured $115K savings by directing parts consolidation for the F-150 master cylinder, by revising designs for parts whose only difference was bore size.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
C
Design Engineering
AS
Automotive Engineering
BS
Mechanical Engineering
2

Product Engineer, Series II Wireless Equipment

Facilitated improvement in on-time delivery and overall product quality of 5 unique hardware cabinets comprising the Series II product line. Coordinated contract manufacturing activities of various hardware sub-assemblies to reduce product cost.

  • Exceeded on-time delivery 98% of the time by mitigating manufacturing challenges.
  • Increased outgoing quality level by 5% by ensuring proper training was provided to production associates.
  • Achieved annual cost reductions of 15% to 30% by partnering with suppliers and local manufacturing facility.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
MS
Manufacturing Systems Engineering
3

Senior Product Engineer

Provided engineering support for development and manufacturing of multiple product lines including 100Gb/s Transceiver/Receiver, 16-channel Fiber-To-The Home, Integrated Coherent Receiver, 4x10Gb/s Transmitter/Receiver; performed Pareto analysis to determine root cause of failures and implemented corrective actions to improve yield and margins; ensured currency of manufacturing process control documentation.

  • Improved total process/test yield of 4x10Gb/s Transmitter product line from 70% to over 92% in 10 months
  • Launched 100Gb/s Transmitter/Receiver product line through development phase and into production.
  • Initiated and developed visual inspection criteria on Photonic Lightguide Chip product line resulting in a 15% yield improvement and coordinated this criteria with external manufacturing facility.
  • Generated and maintained relevant manufacturing documentation.
  • Analyzed customer returns for reliability related issues including performing or coordinating Failure Mode Analysis (FMA).
  • Led various multidiscipline teams in resolving product design, material selection, customer scheduling and quality related issues.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
C
Project Management
BS
Mechanical Engineering
MBA
Management
4

Sr. Consulting Product Engineer

Manager of Plating and Laboratory, Machining, Finishing and Maintenance Departments. Provided leadership to a team of chemists, project managers, plating, machining, maintenance and automation personnel.

  • Eliminated process variation in nickel and copper plating operations resulting in an 80% improvement in reliability of hot-drain process.
  • Wrote new and improved production procedures; provided enhanced products through automation, and designed new products for customers.
  • Implemented improvements plant-wide through customer-focused project management activities. Reduced cost of one project by $110,000 /yr.
  • Contributed to development of ISO 9001, ISO 14001, and OHSAS 18001 programs.
  • Provided metallurgical support for key steel industry customers including troubleshooting, component design, metallurgical analysis and testing, and project management.
  • Established new instrumentation, methodology, quality procedures and training for Siemens affiliated facilities.
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Metallurgical Engineering And Material Science
MA
Business Administration
5

Product Engineer

Managed development of Service Provider home networking devices throughout product lifecycle. Collaborated with peer engineering organizations, cross-functional departments and third-party technology suppliers.

  • Responsible for development of a major Telco IPTV wireless video bridge with revenue of $22M per year. Increased customer profitability by shortening installation time for whole-home video distribution.
  • Generated project schedules and managed task execution of high profile service provider products. Fulfilled customer delivery commitments through field trials and production.
  • Developed Intellectual Property to expand feature set. Provided a competitive advantage and met customer performance and device management needs.
  • Supported worldwide FAE teams through product evaluations. Integral role in winning business and developing robust feature sets.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
6

Lead Product Engineer

Completed 5 green belt projects, earned Six Sigma Green Belt

  • Managed simultaneous high priority market product specification projects and drove on-time delivery of prototype pumps and motors
  • Lead engineer for motor and vane pump Product Growth Teams
  • Performed failure analysis using DFSS tools, documented and presented results
  • Supported cost out efforts for >$500K/year savings on motors
  • Awarded 3 patents, submitted multiple disclosures (see IP section)
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical/controls
7

Product Engineer

Provided on-site product engineering support for production and quality of automotive drive train and steering systems.

  • Successfully launched K2xx (GM truck) 9.5" axle program.
  • Initiated and coordinated implementation of engineering design changes.
  • Investigated and provided engineering support for product quality related issues.
  • Developed, calculated and maintained cost saving (VA/VE) activities and systems.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
MBA
Business Law
Mechanical Engineering
8

Product Engineer

Responsible for product development, testing and validation of particle imaging instruments; researching and designing new product prototypes, writing technical procedures for manufacturing, testing and calibration of FlowCAM devices.

  • Developed design and conducted testing of new products; proposed and implemented solutions for product and process improvements.
  • Provided technical support in research project in prototype development of analytical instruments, electronic circuitry design, fluidics, optics, dynamic digital imaging and data analysis.
  • Designed and completed testing new LED driver circuit design to be implemented across all instrument platforms.
  • Completed CE compliance and certification of FlowCAM, a particle analyzer instrument, to improve and increase sales in European markets.
  • Completed procedures, testing and validation of 21 CFR Part-11 Compliance for FlowCAM instruments as demanded by sales in pharmaceutical markets.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Electrical Engineering
BS
Physics
9

Product Engineer

Designed components for modular office systems utilizing Solid Edge CAD design software.

  • Was Principal Engineer designing showroom furniture for the North American dealerships for a major European auto manufacturer.
  • Was Principal Engineer on a complete redesign of one of the company's main modular office systems resulting in greatly decreased material and manufacturing costs and improved manufacturability.
  • Generated all required documentation including part and assembly drawings, bills of material, and assembly instructions.
  • Created, administered, and executed Engineering Change Notices.
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering
10

Product Engineer

As a product engineer I was responsible for resolving global quality, design, regulatory and manufacturing problems through the use of mechanical and statistical analyses. Furthermore, as a technical project lead for product changes and new customer configurations I worked with customers to develop specifications and coordinate activities with a global cross-functional team to develop and validate the product to the customer requirements.

  • Created 3D models and drawings of cast, sheet metal, and machined parts with the use of Pro Engineer / Creo software.
  • Performed statistical capability analysis, FMEA and mechanical analyses (static, dynamic and bolted joint) to evaluate risks associated with a manufacturing defect and provided recommendations to senior management.
  • Consulted as a global subject matter expert on DFMEA to identify potential product failure modes and recommend actions to mitigate risk during product design & launch.
  • Performed measurement system analysis and design of experiments to identify sources of data variation.
  • Developed design practices and test methods to establish standardization of validation processes.
  • Utilized Six Sigma tools to develop a global process to reduce lead time for UL material compliance by 85%.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Mechanical Engineering

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