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Mechanical Engineer III

Date: Jul 12, 2021

Location: Wauwatosa, WI, US, 53222

Company: Briggs and Stratton

Position Description

Performs engineering tasks under minimal guidance that are varied and complex which require troubleshooting and interpretation of data, development of new test methods or procedures and are used for a variety of situations.  Plans, executes, and organizes detailed design development as part of  major projects of significant scope.

Job Responsibilities

  • Drive FMEA process early in the new product development  to optimize design and mitigate risk
  • Design test fixtures and procedures for standardized tests.  Work with test software teams to automate testing.
  • Collect and summarize product reliability data using statistically valid techniques such as; Weibull analysis
  • Participate in design reviews during the NPD process to ensure product meets all requirements 
  • Develop engineering test standards and best practices to ensure repeatable test results

Job Skills Requirements

  • Understanding of reliability engineering tools and methodologies
  • Trained in the use of six sigma tools and techniques such as: design of experiments (DOE), statistical process control (SPC), and gage repeatability and reproducibility (GR&R).
  • Strong statistical and reliability analysis experience using Reliasoft software.  
  • Experience developing design validation test plans for new products and existing product improvements.
  • Experience maintaining appropriate project & milestone documentation such as design validation test plans, testing status reports, and FRACAS

Education

Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Related field

Experience Requirements

  • Five years of professional engineering experience

Physical & Environmental Requirements

May require travel of a scheduled or urgent nature to review applications, discuss problems, visit suppliers / customers, trade shows, etc.
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Briggs & Stratton, LLC, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is the world’s largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. Its wholly owned subsidiaries include North America’s number one marketer of pressure washers, and it is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of power generation, lawn and garden, turf care and job site products through its Briggs & Stratton®, Simplicity®, Snapper®, Snapper Pro® Ferris®, PowerBoss®, Allmand™, Billy Goat®, Murray®, Branco® and Victa® brands. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in over 100 countries on six continents. 

 

Briggs & Stratton, LLC is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. The Company conducts all employment practices without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran's status, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by law. Briggs & Stratton also undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for minorities and women, for persons with disabilities, and for protected veterans.

 

 

 

Briggs & Stratton, LLC, headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, is the world’s largest producer of gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment. Its wholly owned subsidiaries include North America’s number one marketer of pressure washers, and it is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of power generation, lawn and garden, turf care and job site products through its Briggs & Stratton®, Simplicity®, Snapper®, Snapper Pro® Ferris®, PowerBoss®, Allmand™, Billy Goat®, Murray®, Branco® and Victa® brands. Briggs & Stratton products are designed, manufactured, marketed and serviced in over 100 countries on six continents. 

 

Briggs & Stratton, LLC is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. The Company conducts all employment practices without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran's status, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by law. Briggs & Stratton also undertakes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunity for minorities and women, for persons with disabilities, and for protected veterans


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