Senior Design Engineer

Direct Hire

Ames, IA

power electronics, fluid power, CAD, SAP


We are looking for a Senior Design Engineer - our Engineering Team Leader, to strengthen our team in the Ames, IA area.  He/she will coordinate the local engineering team, reporting directly to the Global Engineering Manager.
Key responsibilities:
• Manage the local engineering team.
• Lead the development of new products, complying with the company standards.
• Supervise the testing activities, working together with the test lab manager.
• Support production with the required engineering documentation.
• Coordinate the team to process customer enquiries, making sure the expected targets are met in terms of responsiveness and effectiveness.
• Support the implementation of ISO-TS 16949 and ensure the alignment with all the additional corporate standards.

• M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering.
• Knowledge of power electronics.
• Minimum 5 years’ experience as a Design Engineer; experience in the fluid power field is a plus.
• Strong computer skills with CAD systems, preferably on the Siemens platform (NX & Teamcenter).
• Proficiency with SAP system is a plus.
• Strong interpersonal and leadership attitude.
• Ability to travel may be needed to other locations worldwide

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin. 

This position does not qualify for sponsorship.  NO THIRD-PARTY RESUMES PLEASE.  Applicant must be able to prove authorization to work in the US as part of Form I-9 verification.

If you are interested and available for this full-time position, please use the apply process where you found this job or apply directly on our website at the following URL: