27 Mar

Product Development Engineer

Lagos Island, Lagos
  • Full-Time
  • ₦100,000 - 110,000
  • Closing Date: 15-Aug-2019

Job Summary

The Product development engineer will conceptualize and design products. This often includes conducting research and collaborating with others to identify market needs. They create product designs that fulfills the company's strategic goals while integrating the needs of marketing, sales and manufacturing departments. They oversee research and design teams, lead testing procedures and draft specifications for manufacturing.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support the development of product development strategy and market growth plans
  • Analyse existing product portfolio for Improvement; update designs and documentation
  • Identify the needs and goals for a new product, from function to aesthetics; fine tune design (hardware and software) until it is ready for mass production
  • Coordinate with market researchers and materials suppliers to evaluate market needs, existing competition and potential costs
  • Attend product development training and technical E-learning courses
  • Conduct technical investigations and prototyping in a fast-paced environment
  • Prepares periodic reports for management, as necessary or requested, to track strategic goal accomplishment

Requirements

  • 1 year proven experience with product development in a Mobile Technology company
  • BSc or HND degree in Electrical/Electronics or Computer Engineering; Minimum Second Class Upper or Upper Credit (if HND)
  • In-depth knowledge in computer architecture and broad knowledge in Computer processor technology. Hands-on experience with computing and mobile phone hardware
  • Proficient user of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Knowledge of 3D modelling software such as AutoCAD and Solid Works is an advantage

 

Desired Competencies

  •     Excellent written and oral communication skills
  •     Highly developed problem solving/analysis abilities and          creative thinking skills
  •     Able to prioritize and meet deadlines
  •     Detail oriented, meticulous, well organized, and articulate