As a Design Engineer at Caterpillar, you willhave an opportunity to perform design, development, and maintenance of new orexisting products and components.
Job Duties / Responsibilitiesmay include, but are not limited to :
Takes responsibility for the design concept and design layout using themanual or computer graphics system
Performs design calculations and participates in design decisions
Along with the supporting technical team, provides technical leadership toManufacturing, Quality, Purchasing, Marketing, Sales, Service and other areas.
Works with considerable latitude in coordinating and providing designexpertise
Refines and improves product designs by conducting investigations anddeveloping solutions
Consults with engineers to determine work objectives and the means to achievethem
Maintains close communications with Assemblers and Test Engineers duringproduct buildup and testing
Transform Voice ofCustomer (VOC) and Voice of Business (VOB) into Time, Cost, Quality,Functional, Legal, Safety and system requirements.
Required Qualifications :
Bachelor’s degree in an accredited Engineering, Computer Science, orMaterials Science curriculum plus 1 to 2 years of experience or a masters ordoctorate degree
Excellent analytical skills
Must have strong problem solving skills, a good mechanical aptitude, and goodcommunications skills
Proficiency in CreoParametric or other modeling or simulation tools
Desired Qualifications :
Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) experience
Creo Simulate experience
Drive train designexperience
Knowledge of drive trainmanufacturing technologies
Knowledge of designrelated Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) steps