Product Design Engineer - Battery Systems


Wooster, OH, US, 44691

Job Requisition ID:  20111


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 Key Responsibilities

  • Support supplier discussions for supplied parts and work with internal teams for assembly and make components.
  • Conduct Analysis Design Verification Plan and Report (ADVP&R) and requirements management where relevant.
  • Conduct mechanical design engineering activities for battery pack projects.
  • Develop the structure of the mechanical system from the architecture and consider the measures from the risk analysis in the construction.
  • Break down structures into subsystems and components, create a detailed product specification, and check whether existing subsystems and components can be reused.
  • Ensure double-sided traceability with the mechanical architecture and provide 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 applicable experience.
  • Applicable engineering & physics knowledge.
  • Knowledge of the Product Development Process.
  • Communication ability (written & verbal).
  • Self-motivated & driven to achieve results.
  • Continuous improvement approach.
  • Assertive approach to solving problems.




  • Automotive knowledge or background.

Our Offering

  • Salary range: $75,000 - $120,000
  • Hiring Bonus: $500 after 90 days, $1000 after 180 days
  • Hybrid work schedule
  • 6% 401(k) company match
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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.


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

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