Senior Mechanical Engineer (Engineering)
Johnson Controls is seeking a hands-on Mechanical Engineer to join our Water-Based Fire Suppression New Product Introduction (NPI) team at our R&D facility in Cranston, RI. At our innovative facility, we design, develop, test, and certify fire protection products which aid in life safety and property mitigation.
In this role responsibilities include, but are not limited to: develop water-based fire protection product or system concepts and detailed designs, as directed; prototype generation and testing to international standards; conduct detailed studies to support design decisions; maintain records of design process in accordance with sound design practice and ISO requirements by performing duties directly or through subordinates when so directed.
Analyzes product and equipment specifications to support decisions on initial design direction.
Maintains a working knowledge of the company's manufacturing operations to understand the strengths and weaknesses of design concepts from the point of view of manufacturability within the company.
Conducts feasibility, cost, optimization, stress, fluids, and thermal analyses.
Provides technical information concerning manufacturing and/or processing techniques, materials, properties, and process advantages and limitations which affect plant and product engineering planning.
Stays on top of the latest technology developments to ensure the company sees available opportunities for technical improvements in products and services and/or cost reductions.
Confers with research personnel and other technical functions as required to clarify and resolve problems and develop designs.
Prepares and directs others in the preparation of design layouts, detailed drawings, and specifications.
Directs and coordinates prototype efforts.
Compiles and analyzes operational, test, and research data to establish and/or evaluate performance standards and limits for new or existing products.
Plans, develops, conducts and supervises experimental test programs.
Bachelor's Degree in mechanical engineering, fire protection engineering, or a related technical discipline from an accredited university.
5 – 8 years relevant mechanical product engineering experience
Johnson Controls International plc. is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information, please view EEO is the Law. If you are an individual with a disability and you require an accommodation during the application process, please visit www.johnsoncontrols.com/careers.
Johnson Controls International plc. is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a qualified individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by law. To view more information about your equal opportunity and non-discrimination rights as a candidate, visit EEO is the Law. If you are an individual with a disability and you require an accommodation during the application process, please visit here.