Siemens Product Engineer - Ceramics in Charlottesville, Virginia

Product Engineer - Ceramics

Locations:Charlottesville, Virginia

Job Family: Manufacturing


Job Description

Division: Power and Gas

Business Unit: Large Gas Turbines, Generators

Requisition Number: 200320

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Mid level

Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree

Travel Required: No

Division Description:

Siemens sets the standard for excellence in power generation, transmission and distribution, and provides innovative customer solutions – from utilities, to industrial space, to oil and gas companies. Siemens’ portfolio includes power plants and power-generating equipment, turbines for use as mechanical drives, compressors for industrial applications, power transmission and distribution systems, smart grid applications, and related instrumentation and control systems.

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Job Description:

Product Engineer- Ceramics

Charlottesville, VA

Position Overview

A Product Engineer is needed to support the manufacture of ceramic components at Siemens Charlottesville. The position requires previous experience in ceramic manufacturing, and an understanding of die casting/molding. Strong analytical skills are a prerequisite. This position reports to the Engineering Manager.


This role will require support of current production as well as new product introduction. It will require continuous review of current manufacturing processes with the intent of advancing current production into a higher volume production environment. This person will collaborate with the engineering team and employees in all areas of the facility as well as external support to achieve the best results. It is expected that this individual will have the knowledge and experience to identify process improvement opportunities, suggest the appropriate changes, make and document the changes, supervise the implementation, and verify the expected results.

Preferred/Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

• BS in Mechanical Engineering, Ceramic Engineering or similar

• Experience in a manufacturing environment

• Experience in die casting or molding

*5+ years of experience

*There would be a limited amount of travel required for this position.

  • Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

• This role requires a creative thinking approach

• Engineer must work well in a collaborative environment

• Six Sigma training is a plus

• Project management training is a plus

This position may require an export license form the Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security and/or the Department of State, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls. Issuance of any required license is a prerequisite for this position.


Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

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