Project Engineer - Product Development Thu Nov 15 00:00:00 CST 2018 Burbank, CA 519504700 8224 Global Development 1 Employee <p><span style="font-size:14.0px"><span style="font-family:Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">At Hasbro, we embrace the unique skills, experiences, talents and perspectives of our global workforce which, combined with our culture of curiosity and innovation, generates the best ideas. We live our values of Community, Passion, Integrity and Creativity, and we’re committed to giving our 5,000+ employees opportunities to build their individual capabilities, balance work and home, deliver excellence through team work and thrive personally. This enables us to deliver results in all aspects of our business.</span></span></p> <p>We are seeking a Project Engineer to join our Expression Brands Product Development Team. In this position, you will be responsible for the engineering development of products&nbsp;for assigned product lines ensuring performance, cost, quality, and schedule adherence. Utilizing solid communication, problem solving, mechanical engineering and computer skills, you will function as the engineering lead from initial concept through production start; this includes interfacing with diverse multi-functional teams located at our Burbank offices, and direct communication with product development partners in Hasbro&rsquo;s Rhode Island and Hong Kong offices, and other locations around the world.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Additionally, you will actively participate and add value to the product development process by identifying and implementing innovative methods and solutions that will deliver on product objectives by providing the most cost-effective engineering direction.&nbsp;&nbsp;As part of the cross functional development team, you will be actively involved in defining the initial product, exploring new materials and new processes, and developing and defining product specifications.&nbsp;&nbsp;You will participate in and help drive the decision-making process throughout the product development cycle.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Roles &amp; Responsibilities:</p> <ul> <li>Collaborate with design and marketing on generating new concepts, and provide technical advice and assessment</li> <li>Design and build proof of concept models as needed to prove out feasibility</li> <li>Collaborate with Cost Engineering to estimate product costs, recommend cost reduction options, and drive team to cost decisions</li> <li>Create product and performance specifications&nbsp;</li> <li>Gather and report accurate information for the key stake holders to make informed decisions</li> <li>Anticipate, analyze, resolve and escalate project issues throughout all stages of product lifecycle</li> <li>Lead product review meetings&nbsp;</li> <li>Communicate project details with Hasbro Far East/Domestic engineering as well as other global development, marketing and operational partners</li> <li>Monitor continuous improvement initiatives to improve process efficiency and productivity</li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Qualifications:</p> <ul> <li>B.S. Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent)&nbsp;</li> <li>3-5&nbsp;years&rsquo; experience working in the toy and/or consumer goods industry preferred</li> <li>Knowledge of engineering-related disciplines</li> <li>Knowledge of manufacturing techniques and cost analysis</li> <li>Prior experience with Global vendors preferred</li> <li>Ability to interpret quality, safety and reliability standards and meet requirements</li> <li>Ability to assess, communicate and mitigate technical risks</li> <li>Ability to successfully communicate and/or translate technical information</li> <li>Ability to prioritize and organize multiple projects and shifting priorities&nbsp;</li> <li>Self-motivation, excellent communication and follow through skills required</li> </ul>

Project Engineer - Product Development

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Date: Nov 15, 2018

Requisition ID: 8224