The Product Engineer Application Engineering takes the lead and is responsible for the coordination of the Development Process with as main target to develop the most optimal product that complies with the OE-customer requirements and with the internal standards.
The Product Engineer is the main point of contact for all technical items, both within the project team as towards the OE-customer. Regular customer contacts are therefore a vital part of the job as product engineer in order to guarantee an efficient way of working.The Product Engineer attends the technical meetings at the customer.
The Product Engineer is an important driver for the prototype builds. He/ she makes preliminary BOM’s and coordinates the component drawings and drawings of necessary tools and jigs to make the prototypes in an efficient way and of good quality.
Further tasks of the Product Engineer include the making of the Validation Plan and Engineering Specifications, complete the Application Design FMEA (Failure Mode & Effect Analysis) and the launch and follow-up of CAE calculations.