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Engineer II -- Mechanical Systems

thyssenkrupp Elevator Corp
Germantown, TN 38138
  • Job Code
    779545
Thyssenkrupp Elevator is currently seeking an experience Mechanical Systems Engineer II in Germantown, TN. This role will design, analyze, and validate parts of or whole elevator systems. The position includes development of high-level product requirements and specifically focuses on product specification, layout design, and weight calculations.
  • Designs mechanical components and elevator systems
  • Works under general supervision, relies on limited instructions and pre-established guidelines
  • Uses computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform assignments
  • Uses basic programming to configure elevator systems based on engineering documentation
  • Documents elevator system application and design rules
  • Understands and uses the A17.1 elevator code as a basis for all designs
  • Maintain/develop department owned templates, calculation sheets, and reference documents
  • Applies and develops application rules based on design intent and system limitations
  • Reviews Engineering Change Orders for end-to-end system change requirements
  • Lead cross-functional problem-solving activities
  • Works with component engineers to drive product requirements and sub-system space claims according to code and component limitations
  • Works in team environment with product engineers, configurators, and representatives from sales and IT
  • Adheres to all safety procedures and company safety standards while working in the lab and test tower
  • Adheres to the corporate compliance policy and ensures that behavior in the workplace is that of a responsible professional
  • Perform special projects and other duties as assigned.
  • 5+ years of design and drafting experience is required in an architectural, structural, or mechanical design environment
  • 2+ years of elevator design experience
  • Bachelors of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering or other related engineering field
  • Certified Professional Engineer preferred
  • Knowledge of hydraulic elevators and DigiPara Liftdesigner are preferred
  • Strong knowledge of physics, motion dynamics, electromechanical engineering, and Elevator codes/regulations of product components
  • Must possess excellent customer service skills
  • Must possess strong decision-making abilities
  • Must possess effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Requires the ability to read, interpret, and comprehend technical documents
  • Requires the ability to clearly communicate technical requirements
  • Fluent in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
  • Experience with 2D design tools (AutoCAD) and 3D CAD tools (Solidworks) preferred
  • Must understand and be able to author basic programming logic and syntax (Visual BASIC preferred)
  • Demonstrated experience of working in a team environment
  • Must be able to work with limited instruction from manager to meet project deadlines

Physical Demands

The physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Physical demands of this position require sitting approximately 80% of the time.
  • Requires walking/standing 20% of the time.
  • Requires manual dexterity use of hands, arms, and feet for use of required equipment and computer.
  • Requires audible/visual abilities.

Work Environment

The work environments are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions within established office environment under various lighting and climate tolerances.thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas is an equal opportunity employer and committed to diversity. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, gender, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age and veteran status or any other protected status required by applicable law.

Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation in connection with the application process are encouraged to contact us directly at 1-844-427-5461.We strive to make cities the best ever places to live, by advancing an industry that moves over 1 billion people each day. We are transforming our business by driving the industry norm and challenging ourselves, fostering a culture of internal and external collaboration, and building on our unique engineering capabilities to optimize existing and create new products and solutions for our customers that cater to real mobility needs. thyssenkrupp Elevator brings together the Group's global activities in passenger transportation systems. With sales of 7.7 billion euros in fiscal 2016/2017 and customers in 150 countries, thyssenkrupp Elevator built its position as one of the world's leading elevator companies from scratch in a mere 40 years' time applying thyssenkrupp unique engineering capabilities. With more than 50,000 highly skilled employees, the company offers smart and innovative products and services designed to meet customers' individual requirements. The portfolio includes passenger and freight elevators, escalators and moving walks, passenger boarding bridges, stair and platform lifts as well as tailored service solutions for all products. Over 1000 locations around the world provide an extensive sales and service network to guarantee closeness to customers.

thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas is the largest producer of elevators in the Americas, with more than 15,500 employees, in over 230 branch and service locations. thyssenkrupp Elevator Americas oversees all business for the operations in the United States, Canada, Central and South America. It is a subsidiary of thyssenkrupp Elevator AG.

Safety is a core value of our business and our commitment to YOU! It is woven into our culture each and every day.Business Area Elevator Technology

thyssenkrupp Elevator brings together the Group's global activities in passenger transportation systems. With customers in 150 countries, thyssenkrupp Elevator built its position as one of the world's leading elevator companies from scratch in a mere 40 years' time applying thyssenkrupp unique engineering capabilities.thyssenkrupp is a technology group with strengths in materials. Over 162,000 employees in 78 countries work to develop high-quality products and intelligent industrial processes and services for sustainable progress. In fiscal year 2018/2019 thyssenkrupp generated sales of 42.0 billion. Our technologies and innovations are the key to meeting diverse customer and market requirements around the world, growing on the markets of the future, and generating stable earnings, cash flows and value growth.





Posted: 2020-03-15 Expires: 2020-04-13
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