Product Design Engineer


Wooster, OH, US, 44691

Job Requisition ID:  9596


Schaeffler is a dynamic global technology company and its success has been a result of its entrepreneurial spirit and long history of private ownership. As a partner to all of the major automobile manufacturers, as well as key players in the aerospace and industrial sectors, we offer you many development opportunities.  


Your Benefits

  • Hybrid work schedule
  • Hiring Bonus: $1500 after 90 days, $1000 after 12 months
  • 6% 401(k) company match
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Your Key Responsibilities

  • Conducts mechanical design engineering activities required to develop competitive products.
  • Develops the structure of the mechanical system from the architecture and considers the measures from the risk analysis in the construction.
  • Breaks down structures into subsystems and components and creates a detailed product specification.
  • Checks whether existing subsystems and components can be reused.
  • Develops alternative structures and selects the one that is most suitable.
  • Ensures double-sided traceability with the mechanical architecture and provides work results under a configuration management (material designation, versioning, storage location, etc.).

Your Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science degree in an engineering related field and 1 year of practical experience.
  • Applicable engineering & physics knowledge.
  • Knowledge of the Product Development Process.
  • Automotive knowledge or background preferred.

As a global company with employees around the world, it is important to us that we treat each other with respect and value all ideas and perspectives. By appreciating our differences, we inspire creativity and drive innovation. In this way, we contribute to sustainable value creation for our stakeholders and society as a whole. Together, we advance how the world moves.


Exciting assignments and outstanding development opportunities await you because we impact the future with innovation. We look forward to your application.


Your contact

Schaeffler Transmission, LLC 

David Moline 



Schaeffler is an equal employment opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive equal employment opportunities and consideration for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.


Keywords: Research & Development;  


Job Type: Engineer 
Job Family: Research & Development 
Contract Type: Unlimited 
Schedule: Full-Time 

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Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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