Design Engineer

Oakland, NJ

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Job Description

The Design Engineer, Level 1, is a part of the Point Source Engineering Team in a fast-paced and growing global Lighting industry. The position will be responsible for working on interior lighting projects along with working on mechanical construction of exterior products. The position reports directly to the Director of Point Source and works closely with the Design/R&D Team to execute assigned Point Source projects from concept to production and existing standard product development. 

Skills & Requirements

  • 2 years engineering experience for a manufacturer.  Lighting/lighting controls knowledge a plus
  • Fluent in 3D design software: Autodesk Inventor 3D a plus.
  • Understanding of sheet metal, die cast, plastic mold and extruded part design,
  • Good communication skills required - effective interaction/collaboration with resources, vendors, partners, and designers locally and other global locations.
  • Effective use and manage personal time while juggling various priorities.
  • Understanding of light sources, drivers and LED lighting components; understanding of architectural construction and point source applications.
  • Basic understanding of wiring and electrical circuits
  • Complete value engineering assignments to assist Company in meeting cost savings and product enhancement goals.
  • General knowledge of UL/CSA Listing (working with R&D lab and UL liaison), NEC is +
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering or Industrial Design