Senior Project Engineer - iPlay (Mechatronic/Mechanical/ Electronic Engineering)

Full-time
Intermediate (3-6 years)

Posted 

Technical Skills

  • CAD
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Costing
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Manufacturing
  • Product Design
  • Product Development
  • Project Management
  • Prototyping
  • SolidWorks
  • Training

Job Description

Senior Project Engineer - iPlay (Mechatronic/Mechanical/ Electronic Engineering)

Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong, HK

Work in a multi-disciplinary product development team including designers, Project Management & Quality Assurance to innovate best in class toys around the world, and deliver them within cost budget, timeline target and quality standards.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop high complexity toys from mechanical and electronic featured figures to Animatronic and Robotic items.
  • Evaluate product requirements and carry out feasibility study.
  • Evaluate product development schedule and lead progress through
  • Issue product specifications, product & tool BOM.
  • Provide cost-feature trade-off directions and determine tooling optimization
  • Manage model makers to develop engineering prototypes
  • Propose mechanical designs and electronic solutions
  • Liaise with multi-disciplinary team members, global colleagues, inland or overseas vendors
  • Evaluate engineering pilot samples and provide modification directions
  • On-site review on initial production line setup for inland or overseas manufacturing vendors
  • Ensure production output aligning with committed target in technical perspective

Requirements:

  • BSc/BEng in Mechatronic/Mechanical/ Electronic Engineering or higher
  • 5 years of experience in consumer electronics or toy industry
  • Experience in animatronic or robotic product development is an advantage

Knowledge & Skill

  • Regulatory and safety standards
  • Tool building & manufacturing processes
  • Product design
  • Basic in CAD/CAE (ZBrush, FreeForm, Pro/E, Solidworks)
  • Motorized mechanism design (Selection of motor, gear trains, clutch, linkage, choice of materials)
  • Software and hardware solutions (Experience in IR/RF/BLE/App/Audio/Optics/Motor Control Systems)
  • Design for manufacturing and automation
  • Product and tooling cost estimation
  • Product development experience in featured products
  • Prevailing technology application knowledge

Other skills & competencies

  • Good command in written and oral English
  • Mandarin is an advantage
  • Problem solving skills and critical thinking
  • Excellent partnership and communication skills, ability to work in a fast-evolving environment
  • Good Interpersonal skill
  • Strong presentation skill
  • Innovative, passionate, initiative and adaptive
Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelIntermediate (3-6 years)
Education LevelNon-specified
LanguageEnglish, Mandarin (Putonghua)