Chicago engineering recruitment agency seeks a Product Engineer

Product Engineer

Job Description

Kappa Search is a Chicago recruitment firm that specializes in engineering, manufacturing, supply chain and technical sales recruitment and placement. We are actively recruiting for a Product Engineer for a leading electro-mechanical products manufacturer. Responsibilities and requirements are outlined below.


  • The Product Engineer will work with all facets of new product development, manufacturing and product management.
  • Will assist in the design and development of the product in addition to interfacing with production and assembly.
  • The incumbent will deal with issues of develop, design for manufacturability, quality assurance, performance, reliability, serviceability and user features.
  • Will meet with prospects and customers to define new products and markets.
  • Works with Sales and Marketing to identify or confirm customer needs and critical deliverables.
  • Works with Purchasing, Manufacturing, and Quality Department to meet the quality and cost targets for current production products.

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering
  • Several years experience with life cycle product development
  • Several years experience interfacing with manufacturing, quality, sales and marketing.
  • Experience dealing with technical customers.
  • Expertise with high-volume, electro-mechanical products.
  • Several years of design experience with sheet metal, injection molded plastics and stampings.
  • Several years experience with 3D CAD, preferably Solid Works or Pro/E.
  • Strong experience and knowledge of the consumer products industry.
  • Ability to lead a cross functional team in the development of new products

Company Description

For over 20 years, Kappa Search, Inc. (KSI) has been sourcing some of the most technical jobs with the best people. Kappa Search, Inc. (KSI) has grown from a regional recruiting firm into a national operation working with the most qualified individuals. Kappa Search, Inc. (KSI) clients are similar to themselves, hard working companies who are results oriented. With a 98% retention rate on Kappa Search, Inc. (KSI) filled job orders, KSI prides themselves on finding the best employees to build the best companies.

Kappa Search specializes in Engineering, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Technology and Technical Sales recruitment and placement.

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