Engineer, AME Project 

LOCATION: Hanover / Pennsylvania (US-PA), United States | BRAND: Bendix | REQUISITION ID: 1844 | JOB GRADE: 16 


Want to help shape tomorrow?  At Bendix we’ve been doing it for 90 years…setting the standard with advanced dynamic solutions that drive improved commercial vehicle performance and safety.  We’re part of the Knorr-Bremse Group, the global leader in braking technologies. As part of our team, you’ll collaborate with a world of talented and dedicated colleagues whose sense of purpose complements your own. You’ll find rewarding opportunities, diverse experiences, partnerships, and an unwavering commitment to ethics and integrity. Innovation is part of our DNA. Achievement drives our culture. Learn more today!



Position Summary:


Leads and performs professional manufacturing engineering assignments supporting product manufacturing.  Applies standard engineering techniques, analysis, procedures and criteria in specific situations. Produces and correlates data.  Recognizes discrepancies in results.  Investigate problems, identifies optimal solutions, and makes selections of engineering alternatives.  Independently evaluates large-scale problems or opportunities, initiates required activities, identifies solutions, and applies standard engineering analysis tools to evaluate and select solutions. Normally would be considered the subject matter expert for one or more specific projects or processes.


Essential Functions:


  • Lead and manage new product launch programs with respect to manufacturing systems.
  • Design and develop manufacturing processes, including cost estimates, to meet safety, quality, and production requirements.
  • Procure and evaluate quotations for equipment and manage capital requests.
  • Act as liaison/project support with Manufacturing Plants personnel on projects and programs.
  • Coordinate and manage the manufacturing plant personnel in major product changes and operations improvements projects, including development of timing and resource plans.
  • Support the CoC and manage their expectations in all essential functions listed above.
  • Capable of mentoring fellow employees to AME on their own area of expertise.
  • Create and update related corporate standards and strategies.







  • Working knowledge of assembly and machining practices
  • Advanced Fixturing and tooling design knowledge
  • Advanced Computer/CAD Systems familiarity
  • Advanced knowledge of demand/capacity planning
  • Advanced understanding of statistical analysis




  • 7-10 years related experience in engineering field
  • Demonstrated engineering support for complex manufacturing facilities of at least 100,000sq ft facilities
  • Large project and/or program management experience
  • Due diligence and mergers and acquisition experience
  • Excellent Automotive or Aerospace experience
  • Demonstrated proficient machining knowledge
  • General International and more specific experience in Mexico required




  • Able to work to directed priorities with little supervision
  • Able to set priorities, identify risks and opportunities
  • Advanced project management skills
  • Advanced oral and written communication skills
  • Able to work in a diverse work group and in diverse work cultures as well as independently
  • Advanced Statistical analysis skills
  • Advanced Six Sigma analysis skills
  • Must act with sense of urgency and be able to energize others to work the same to achieve organizational goals/objectives
  • Advanced problem-solving skills
  • Proficient in cost estimating of equipment, and labor overhead




  • Bachelor's degree in a related engineering discipline
  • Master's degree a plus
  • Formalized training in business finance a plus
  • Formalized training in statistical techniques
  • Project/Program management (PMI certification a plus

What does Bendix have to offer you? 
- Work/life balance that includes Paid Vacation & Holiday Paid Time Off 
- 401k Plan with Company matching 
- Retirement Savings Plan
- Educational Assistance Program (Tuition Reimbursement)
- Wellness Program and incentives
- Telework policy
- On-Site Fitness Center
- On-Site Cafeteria with Healthy menu options
- Health and Welfare Insurance Benefits that start on your 1st day of employment:

Company-Paid Benefits:
- Basic Life Insurance
- Basic Accidental Death and Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance
- Short Term Disability
- Business Travel Accident Insurance
- Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Voluntary Employee-Paid Benefits:
- Medical and Prescription insurance
- Dental insurance
- Vision insurance
- Supplemental Life Insurance Plans
- Supplemental AD&D insurance for Employee and Family
- Long Term Disability
- Accident Plan
- Critical Illness Plan
- Hospital Indemnity Plan

Nearest Major Market: York PA
Nearest Secondary Market: Lancaster