Sr. Project Engineer - Preschool Games

Date: Nov 16, 2020

Location: Pawtucket, Rhode Island, US, 02861

Company: Hasbro

At Hasbro we’re changing the face of play and entertainment.  We’re looking for people who want to explore, experiment and innovate to come up with the best ideas.  Our culture of community, passion, integrity, creativity and inclusion has inspired our diverse team of highly skilled, highly creative and highly committed individuals for 90+ years and we believe the best if yet to come.

The Hasbro Gaming organization is seeking a Senior Project Engineer to join their Preschool Games Product Development Team!

 

In this position you will be responsible for leading the Preschool Game Development team’s functional Engineering role. This includes the engineering development of select products and product lines by ensuring quality, cost and schedule alignment. We are looking for someone who will utilize their problem-solving, engineering, and digital literacy skills to lead products through the full development cycle, from initial concept through production start and completion. You will join and collaborate with diverse multi-functional teams at our Rhode Island headquarters, connect with product development partners in our Hasbro’s Far East offices, and partner directly with US and Ireland based manufacturers.

 

Additionally, our Sr. Project Engineer will identify and implement innovative methods and solutions that will deliver on product objectives by providing the most cost-effective engineering direction. As an integral member of our Gaming team, you will develop experiences for consumers that are outside of the traditional Hasbro customer set and functionally lead identification and resolution of any related challenges. As part of the development team, you will be actively involved in defining the initial product, developing and defining creation specifications, and participating in decision-making processes.

 

A day in the life of a Senior Project Engineer in Preschool Games in Hasbro Gaming…

 

  • Own the overall project and technical development efforts of multiple products ensuring quality, cost and schedule adherence.
  • Perform technical feasibility assessments on new product concepts.
  • Run engineering design of new parts and products.
  • Collaborate with development team, including Design, Marketing and various technical support groups.
  • Complete product specifications packages and detailed engineering documentation for products (including regional variants.)
  • Lead communication with internal and external cross-functional teams, including domestic and overseas development counterparts and manufacturing vendors, on all product engineering related topics.
  • Perform preliminary cost estimates and lead both cost and source selection throughout the product development process to ensure product cost delivers on required profit goals
  • Generate engineering related project schedules based on product complexity, performance objectives and reliability requirements.
  • Review engineering pilot samples and support domestic and Far East manufacturing vendors to debug parts and products when necessary.
  • Actively seek ways to continually improve design efficiencies and/or processes while meeting or exceeding established industry quality standards.
  • Work directly with domestic manufacturing facilities throughout the development process as needed.

 

What you’ll bring…

 

  • BS Engineering Degree, Mechanical preferred. Relevant work experience will be considered.
  • Ability to lead the Engineering functional role on the Preschool Games Development Team and pro-actively drive forward to identify and create high performing, cost effective engineering solutions in a timely manner and align with internal partners.
  • 5+ years’ experience preferred. Ideal experience working in consumer product development. Co-op/internship experience considered.
  • Proven ability to multitask, prioritize projects, creative problem solve and contribute effectively in a team environment.
  • Ability to collaborate with and effectively influence cross-functional teams in the US and globally.
  • Exceptional organization, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Attention to detail and exceptional follow-up skills.
  • Computer proficiency in Excel, Word, Power Point and Outlook. Photoshop/Illustrator skills helpful.
  • Familiarity with 3D Modeling software, SolidWorks preferred.
  • A love of games, is a must!

 

Hasbro’s world-class brands and talented people are our greatest assets.  One of the ways we invest in you is through a competitive and contemporary benefits package.  Your particular benefits package will depend on your position, location, local legal requirements and years with the company. Here’s a look at what your benefits package may include: Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance, Half-day Fridays year round, Paid Vacation Time & Holidays, Generous 401(k) match, Paid Parental Leave, Team Hasbro Volunteer Program, Employee Giving & Matching Gifts Programs, Tuition Reimbursement, Toy Discounts and more!

Hasbro is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. We are committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, or any other legally protected status.


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