Whirlpool Senior Thermodynamics Engineer in St. Joseph, Michigan

Senior Thermodynamics Engineer

Date: Dec 26, 2018

Location: St. Joseph, MI, US, 49085

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 28122

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Respect, integrity, diversity and inclusion, teamwork and the spirit of winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of the world's leading major home appliance company.

Function Overview

The opening is for a Senior Engineer within the Advanced Development and Innovation Group with a focus on laundry. The Candidate will be supporting advanced development activities at various stages. These stages will be from a concept in which we will need to determine feasibility of an idea all the way to small volume production. Your portion of the development process will require you to perform several tasks including testing (function and consumer validation), designing components, working with suppliers, understanding Product Safety requirements, etc.

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop concepts to solve Consumer needs

  • Verify concepts through concept development, testing, and consumer verification

  • Package Concepts into functional prototypes

  • Take functional prototypes to low volume production

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering

  • 5+ years Engineering experience

Preferred Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, or Chemical)

  • Have a creative thought process

  • Ability to validate new concepts

  • Strong Thermodynamic background

  • Experience in Product Development

  • Released components for production

  • Have experience in product testing and Validation

  • Ability to design components in CREO

  • Applied 6 sigma tools in previous roles


About us

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world’s leading major home appliance company, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 92,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2017. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world.

At Whirlpool Corporation, we believe that all people matter. Celebrating diversity and including thousands of perspectives empower us to create products that blend into every concept of home. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.

Additional information about the company can be found on Twitter at @WhirlpoolCorp.

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