Senior Mechanical Design Engineer, Powersports

Phoenix, Arizona



People who push themselves, work quickly and get things done, consider how their work impacts others, and treat the company and its resources as their own.


Work closely with our Powersports engineering team to design and configure mechanical components and systems on our powersports products. 7+ years’ experience with SOLIDWORKS or CATIA V5, Simulation and DFM, with an understanding of automotive or powersports products. Experience with automotive and/or marine vehicles is a plus.

REQUIRED * Experience with product development. From sketch to production * Capable of defining mechanical part and system requirements * Experience in testing and validation of mechanical systems

A PLUS * Electrical background/understanding * Experience in sizing suspension and driveline components * Experience with powerpack sizing and testing * GD&T system

SOFT * Availability to travel domestically and internationally occasionally * Creative thinking * Ability to work with different professional disciplines * Excellent time/priority management capability * Deliver projects with limited direction

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