Overview

The Judge Group is seeking a Product Development Engineer for its client. The candidate will be part of a team responsible for developing products from conception through production with plastics testing and evaluation. Title: Product Development EngineerLocation: Atlanta, GA or Birmingham, AL Salary: $95,000-$110,000Relocation: YES  Responsibilities: -Work with product engineers, engineering technicians, and suppliers to design and develop plastic componentsSupport current product issues and new product development for plastics -Perform laboratory evaluations of plastic materials and products-Prepare clear, concise reports for material and component testing and investigations-Design test fixtures and develop test methods with support of engineering team Qualifications: -Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering. Master’s degree preferred but not required. -5+ years of engineering and product design experience.  3+ years’ experience with design and fabrication of plastic parts, particularly injection molding.   -Skilled in the use of 3D CAD, preferably AutoDesk Inventor -Understanding of injection molding tool design.-Precise understanding of documentation of plastic parts.-Knowledge of co-molding and in-mold techniques.-Preferred, but not required: Experience with metal fabrication methods (sheet metal, casting, extrusions, and machining, etc.)