Harley-Davidson Motor Company Inc
Menomonee Falls, WI, United States
AUTO REQ ID:2353
TITLE:SR RESIDENT ENGINEER - POWERTRAIN OPERATIONS
COMPANY:HARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR COMPANY
FULL OR PART-TIME:FULL TIME
We are paving more roads to Harley-Davidson by developing exhilarating new products, creating broader access to our iconic brand, and building a stronger dealer network. We can’t do it without the best and brightest. Step one of this strategic acceleration is adding talent who can blow the doors wide open with innovation and creativity while staying true to the Harley-Davidson brand and legacy. We are focused on the next 115 years. Are you in?
Our Powertrain Operations facility, located on Pilgrim Road in Menomonee Falls, WI, is where the “jewel” of the motorcycle comes to life. Pilgrim Road employees produce engines and transmissions for the final assembly plant in York, Pennsylvania, as well as transmissions, and replacement parts for sale through Harley-Davidson® Genuine Motor Parts and Accessories business. Join our team as a Sr Resident Engineer - Powertrain Operations and help build the world’s most sought-after motorcycles.JOB SUMMARY
This position is a Senior Engineering level position requiring expertise in powertrain components and related manufacturing processes. The ideal candidate is passionate about engines and is customer focused ensuring that the business needs are being met and upholding our Quality vision of creating “Customers for Life”.
This position reports to Current Product Engineering at the Product Development Center but resides at our Pilgrim Road Powertrain Operations in Menomonee Falls. This position will act as a technical expert and liaison on H-D engine design and function and mentors other parts of the organization and is considered a vital partner to the quality and manufacturing teams at PTO. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
*Provide Engineering guidance and resources to support Powertrain Operations and Product Development, as it relates to improving quality and risk mitigation of production motorcycles through Engineering Changes and Product Deviations. *Engage with a team of engineers that are directing, performing, and brokering work as well as tracking and reporting on success of specific projects. *Communicate project status, issues, metrics and recommended plans to cross-functional and executive teams. *Collaborate with our global assembly plant engineering teams in India, Brazil and Thailand to help troubleshoot issues abroad. *Help root cause and troubleshoot issues dealing with paint, plating, machining, and assembly as well as supplier related issues dealing with casting, forging, molding, or punching. *Direct design and development of quality and cost improvement activities. This includes externally brokered as well as internally supported design, developing and testing. *Capture technical knowledge obtained in problem solving or quality improvement efforts within Harley-Davidson’s Product Development processes. *Follow applicable escalation help chains to enable success.
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Manufacturing or related technical degree. In addition, they will have a minimum of 5 years of professional experience in a technical field, with prior powertrain experience.EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
*Engineering Change Management *Product Deviation Notices *PPAP / IPPAP *PFMEA / DFMEA *Strong Knowledge of GD&T. *Demonstrated leadership capabilities and ability to influence across the organization. *History of sound Engineering with justification for changes. *Champion or participate in Corrective Action Requests (CARs) identified by the Plant or the Quality Planning and Performance Team. *Knowledge of key systems and processes within Engineering, Manufacturing, Materials, Quality, Product Development and Service. *Knowledgeable in the use of statistical and data manipulation techniques. *Proficient computer skills: Excel, other Microsoft Office products, and/or statistical analysis software. *Problem solving using tools and techniques such as Six Sigma or Red X. *Ability to create detailed action plans and balance multiple priorities.
At Harley-Davidson it is not just about the degree you have or what you know. You must also exhibit and demonstrate our valued behaviors in everything you do:
*Be accountable *Model Integrity *Value Individuality and Diversity *Inspire Teamwork *Encourage Creativity
We offer an inclusive compensation package for all full-time salaried employees including, but not limited to, annual bonus programs, health insurance benefits, a 401k program, onsite fitness centers and employee stores, employee discounts on products and accessories, and more. We believe that employees do their best work when they are free to be themselves. This means our dress code is relaxed, and all types of work styles are welcomed.
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.
TRAVEL REQUIRED:0 - 10%
VISA SPONSORSHIP:THIS POSITION IS NOT ELIGIBLE FOR VISA SPONSORSHIP
RELOCATION:THIS POSITION IS ELIGIBLE FOR DOMESTIC RELOCATION ASSISTANCE (WITHIN POSTED COUNTRY)
Harley-Davidson Motor Company Inc
Website : http://www.harley-davidson.com