Junior Product Developer

Company: Seat Concepts

Seat Concepts Inc, the industry’s leading manufacturer of aftermarket Seats and Accessories for Motorcycles, Snowmobiles and ATV’s is rapidly growing and looking to expand upon our great team! Our seats are proudly developed and produced right here in the USA, by true Powersports enthusiasts. We ride and race what we sell.
Position: Junior Product Developer
Job Overview:
The Junior Product Developer will be responsible for supporting the design and development team throughout the design process from research to product realization. This includes design, hand shaping of molds, creating product specification packages, communicating daily with staff and vendors for all areas of sampling and production (both written and verbal). Relaying all technical alterations and updating product and material specifications, managing sample shipments, and keeping track of product development and production process. This position reports to the Product Engineer.

Job Duties:
● Provide maintenance to foam molds when necessary
● Assist in final development of 3D printed molds
● Produce and maintain detailed development sample notes and approval records for assigned products
● Identify opportunities for new products through trends and market research
● Review and suggest design modifications to existing methods and products
● Collaborate in costing exercises including negotiations and cost improvement opportunities
● Research materials and techniques
● Manage BOM and necessary tech pack revisions
Qualifications:
● Highly organized, detail oriented and punctual
● Ability to problem solve a variety of issues, while maintaining a solution-based approach
● Ability to adapt to changing tasks
● Able to work independently as well as in a collaborative environment
● Positive and open approach to work and challenges
● Industry knowledge of powersports (Motorcycles, Snowmobiles and ATV/UTV) preferred