New Technology Project Engineer in Hartford, CT at Jacobs Vehicle Systems, Inc

Date Posted: 9/3/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Are you ready to be a part of new and innovative emissions solutions? Jacobs Vehicle Systems (an Altra company) is seeking a Project Engineer in our New Technology team to develop solutions to meet the growing heavy duty trucking industry standards. Our Project Engineers are responsible for a wide range of hands-on activities including modeling, analysis, testing, project planning, and most importantly, a collaborative team player.

Some of the specific responsibilities include:

  • Developing innovative solutions to meet industry standards including clean sheet models with future looking plans to implement into production
  • Coordinating activities required to meet the Accelerated Product Development gate process
  • Plan, coordinate, and execute engine laboratory tests and analyses in our world class engine lab
  • Dynamic preparation and involvement in team activities including brainstorming, Design Reviews, FMEAs, and DVP&R
  • Generate and review all drawings, analysis, and testing results

 

The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

Job Requirements

Critical Competencies:

  • Strong mechanical aptitude with a desire to be hands on
  • Familiarity with product development processes and understanding of manufacturability
  • Ability to generate technical models and detailed drawings
  • Ability to solve complex problems

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Engineering internship and/or Co-Op experience 
  • Knowledge of internal combustion engines   

Located halfway between Boston and New York City, Jacobs Vehicle Systems is the world’s leading producer of vehicle retarding and valve actuation technologies and can be found at jakebrake.com. If you are an Engineer passionate about automotive and enjoy getting dirt under your fingernails, this is the perfect engineering job for you!

EEO Statement: The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. If you have a disability and need assistance accessing or using this website to apply for a position, you can request assistance by sending an email to assistance@altramotion.com.