Caterpillar, Inc. Engineering Project Team Leader in Mossville, Illinois
Engineering Project Team Leader
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The Industrial Power Systems Division currently has an opening for an Engineering Project Team Leader on the Core Engine Systems & Components team located in Mossville, IL. In this role, you will be the technical leader and key contributor for all aspects of concept, design, and development of Connecting Rods and Bearing components and systems for all of IPSD-Large engine platforms C7.2 – C18. There will also be additional responsibilities and leadership opportunities.
Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
Lead the design and development of connecting rods and bearings, and potentially other core engine components & systems
Engage closely with suppliers on concurrent product and process design and the deployment of capital to achieve our quality, delivery, and financial objectives
Lead the effort develop and maintain a connecting rod and bearing component/system strategy for all platforms
Work closely with the L4 platform teams to achieve their goals and keep them abreast of progress and any developments
Provide leadership for maintenance activities such as factory and customer problem resolution, cost reduction and robustness improvement projects
Depending on the capabilities of the candidate selected, this role will also have the opportunity to lead important strategic initiatives for the Core Engine Components Team
Bachelor’s degree in an accredited Engineering
8 years of engineering experience (design, simulation, validation, etc.)
Top Candidates Will Also Have:
Strong analytical skills
Strong oral and written communication skills
HD Diesel engine experience – ideally with connecting rods and bearings or rotating components
Familiarity with manufacturing processes like forging and machining
Simulation led design experience using tools such as FEA, CFD
Ability to manage and implement project ideas is essential
Team leadership skills, cultural sensitivity, global perspective, cost-value awareness, enterprise level thinking, and strong communication skills are some of the key characteristics expected at this level
Good interpersonal, teamwork and collaboration skills
Business/finance skills used to define business cases and prioritize and manage portfolios of work based on business impact (Risk Vs. IRR, NPV, OPACC etc.)
Relocation assistance is available for this position.
This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O. As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at www.caterpillar.com/careers.
EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.
Primary Location United States-Illinois-Mossville
Unposting Date: Jul 7, 2020, 11:59:00 PM
Req ID: 200002PS