Lennox Principal Mechanical Engineer in Carrollton, Texas
Lennox International (LII) is a leading global provider of innovative climate control solutions for heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration (HVACR) markets.
Beginning over a century ago, Lennox International has built a strong heritage of Innovation and Responsibility. Our position as an innovation leader continually inspires us to promote more efficient energy use and a healthier environment through our product operations. Our engaged and diverse workforce is committed to providing climate control solutions that provide the most value and comfort for our customers.
We are proud to have instilled a shared sense of responsibility and commitment among our approximately 10,000 employees located throughout North America, South America, Europe, and Asia.
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As the Principal Mechanical Engineer, reporting to the Director of Components and Supplier Engineering, you will investigate technological advancements or new technologies in vapor compression systems and provide conceptual or practical applications for these technologies within Lennox business units.
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING:
Develop reliability/design verification plans for each component/technology based on product design requirements and reliability goals
Provide design input to improve component/product reliability and meet specification when necessary
Provide detailed test plans and test reports
Provide leadership in the HVAC components functional area
Manage multiple projects, work with cross-functional teams and deliver on performance, quality, cost and schedule
Conduct verification and reliability testing on Components and sub systems
Ensure Lennox drawings and specifications are understood and followed by the suppliers in design and testing
Perform supplier engineering capability evaluations and recommend supplier selection and improvements
Conduct characterization studies to define the critical performance features, CTQ (Critical to Quality) and related requirement for process capability
Prioritize and complete tasks to meet deadlines
Interact with a wide variety of individuals and teams to communicate results
Lead and provide guidance in the development of product and materials specifications for prototypes and verification testing protocols; coordinate verification testing activities.
Provide sustaining engineering support of existing products.
Prepare and coordinate verification and validation activities during investigation and design change activities
Conduct statistical data analysis to provide risk assessments of a design
Assist Supplier Development teams in evaluation of processes to support critical characteristics and proposed changes to product.
Optimize component design for performance, efficiency, reliability and cost
Support the implementation of these components with documentation, test and reliability plans from supplier selection to Lennox production
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
BS or MS in mechanical engineering; electrical engineering may be considered with the appropriate experience
10 + years work experience in applying various motors, electro mechanical or compression technology in HVAC system design
In depth knowledge in design or application of HVAC component qualification (compressor, motors, EEV, TXV or electro mechanical) is a plus
Strong understanding of Six Sigma principles
Knowledge of DFMEA, PFMEA, quality and reliability procedures is required
Willing to travel
Knowledge of manufacturing process and failure analysis to identify root cause
Exceptional problem solving abilities with strong attention to detail
Dynamic “can do” attitude with desire to work with a great team and products
Skill in facilitating meetings, making presentations and communicating with cross-functional teams
WHAT WE OFFER:
Outstanding 401(k) with company matching and 1-year bonus
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Robust Employee Assistance Program
Community involvement opportunities
Relocation assistance is available!
Job Locations US-TX-Carrollton
Requisition # 2020-22952
Shift / Hours Regular
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