job summary: Our candidate is a Top 200 company looking for Design Engineer. Ideal candidate will have BS in Mechanical Engineering 5+ years of product design and development experience CAD Design/Modeling tools (preferred Pro/Engineer CREO-4).Finite Element Analysis, Statistics & Dynamics.Demonstrated design capability, problem solving skills and the ability to understand and troubleshoot electro-mechanical equipment.Experience in Matlab tools is a plus. Client offers fantastic benefits, starting bonus and great work-life balance!! location: Lake Forest, Illinois job type: Permanent salary: $85,000 - 110,000 per year work hours: 8am to 5pm education: Bachelors responsibilities: Provides technical leadership for product development teams and utilizes project management skills to define and manage resources and execute to achieve required outcomes. Collaborate with marketing, purchasing, manufacturing and other departments to construct project scope and determine costs and manufacturing feasibility. Initiate concept designs based on customer feedback, communicate those designs to other team members and develop those designs on 3D CAD. Utilize feedback from team members and external customers to adapt and improve product design to meet development objectives. Perform critical analysis on design (DFMEA, Design of Experiments). Communicate design requirements to other team members and evaluate designs to ensure project trajectory is consistent with product specifications. Responsible for all aspects of the design, layout (design integration), evaluation and documentation of electro-mechanical devices or system used on power fastening systems. Manage the production of prototypes, test units and subsequent manufacturing and testing to meet quality standards and planned schedules for delivery within target cost parameters. Recommend, implement and track performance of design modifications to eliminate product or system malfunctions. Select and implement appropriate manufacturing processes and vendors to ensure cost-effective, robust products that achieve market success. At this level, assignments can be complex and will require use of initiative and judgment. BS in Mechanical / Mechatronics Engineering (Master's Preferred). 5+ years of relevant product design and development experience required. CAD Design/Modeling tools (preferred Pro/Engineer CREO-4). Finite Element Analysis, Statistics & Dynamics. Demonstrated design capability, problem solving skills and the ability to understand and troubleshoot electro-mechanical equipment. Experience in Matlab/numerical computing tools is a plus. Exposure of project management and technical leadership is a plus. Domestic and International travel: 10-15% qualifications: Experience level: ExperiencedMinimum 5 years of experienceEducation: Bachelors (required) skills: Design Engineer (5 years of experience is required)Product Development (5 years of experience is required)CAD Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status. For certain assignments, Covid-19 vaccination and/or testing may be required by Randstad's client or applicable federal mandate, subject to approved medical or religious accommodations. Carefully review the job posting for details on vaccine/testing requirements or ask your Randstad representative for more information.