The Product Engineer executes technical work by performing products development tasks. He/she is involved in research, development and industrialization of new products from design to production data.
On Basic Research, he/she performs the following activities:
•Research bibliography (internal / external)
•Conduct research projects.
He/she contributes to define Internal Standards.
On Intelligence, he/she performs the following activities:
•Conduct and analyze watch studies
•Conduct reverse engineering analyses.
On Product Development/testing, he/she :
•Works in close collaboration with product managers
•Sets up specifications for new products or product modifications
•Manages or contributes to projects
•Is responsible for product design, ensuring it meets external standards and issuing or adapting internal standards
•Is responsible of the data sheet creation based on information provided by product manager.
•Defines, maintains and capitalizes on Bills of Materials (BOM) & related drawings
•Assists in managing materials suppliers
•Operates the costing software
•Manages the product qualification process
•Drives industrialization process for new products.
On Support to Operations, he/she performs support to production, to sales and to new investments.
•He provides support to sales (visits, claims, quality issues, technical advices…)
•Provides technical support and contribute to new process development
•Ensures a smooth hand over to the production team after a product is transferred to production.
On Intellectual Property, he/she issues Technical Innovation Chart (TIC).
On Knowledge/Documentation Management, he/she documents new product or product modifications.