Cognito Motorsports is a rapidly growing Truck, SUV & UTV aftermarket product manufacturing company. We are seeking an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer to join our team! The Designer will be responsible for working with existing designs and generating new design concepts to further the brand.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Provides production support to the machining area and the assembly area.
Analyzes engineering sketches, specifications and related data and drawings to determine design factors such as size, shape and arrangement of parts.
Sketches rough layouts and computes angles, weights, surface areas, dimensions, radii, clearances, tolerances, leverages and location of holes.
Reviews product design for compliance with engineering principles, company standards and customer contract requirements, and related specifications.
Directs integration of technical activities and products.
Evaluates and approves design changes, specifications and drawing releases.
Prepares interim and completion project reports.
Measures machine and parts during production to ensure compliance with design specifications.
Uses computer assisted design/drafting equipment and software to develop designs.
Maintain organized and clean department work areas.
Perform related duties as assigned by supervisor.
Maintain compliance with all company policies and procedures listed in the Handbook.
Other duties as assigned
Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:
BS degree in Engineering
Hands-on experience with computer-aided engineering (CAM) and computer-aided manufacturing (CAE)
Familiarity with 2D or 3D engineering design and manufacturing tools (e.g., AutoCAD, ProE or other)
Technical writing skills
High level of numeracy and technical competency, with an understanding of the applications used within design and production;
Ability to analyze and interpret data to help with problem-solving;
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including ability to effectively communicate with internal and external customers
Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude and providing exemplary customer service
Cognito Motorsports, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Cognito complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
Cognito expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Cognito’s employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge
Additional Salary Information: •Medical, Dental, and vision insurance available to Full-Time Employees
•Retirement account with matching contributions
•Paid time off.
About Cognito Motorsports, Inc
Cognito Motorsports Inc. is a leading manufacturer of aftermarket steering, suspension chassis, and accessory upgrades, with over 17 years of market presence. Cognito specializes in manufacturing and marketing innovative OE replacement and high-performance component upgrades for passenger trucks, SUVs and UTVs, in addition to marketing through a network of WD, dealer and online retail sales companies