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    678 Humminbird Lane

    Eufaula, AL 36027

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THE HUMMINBIRD EXPERIENCE IS SECOND TO NONE!!!

For over 40 years we’ve been America’s favorite Fishfinder – the leading innovator of Side Imaging technology – providing recreational and professional anglers difference-making days out on the water, day after day, year after year. 

Humminbird introduced fishfinders, depth sounders, marine radios and GPS systems to anglers. In fact, many of the exciting innovative products and features that are in wide use today were our creation. We continue to introduce smart technology and cutting-edge products for anglers and their families to get the most out of their getaways, daytrips and fishing adventures. 

The Humminbird brand is manufactured by the Marine Electronics Group of Johnson Outdoors (Nasdaq: JOUT). We have locations in Eufaula, Alabama; Alpharetta, Georgia; Little Falls, Minnesota; Toronto, Ontario.  We are an Equal Opportunity workplace.

We currently have three postings.



DESIGN QUALIFICATION ENGINEER

POSITION SUMMARY
Assumes a key role in the development of new products by qualifying the designs to the required technical specifications of the product.  Participates in the design process, developing qualification test plans, and working with the quality to ensure that new products are ready for production.  This position is based in Alpharetta, Georgia.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
• Develops qualification test procedures/plans and establishes product qualification test specifications for all new products and product design platforms.
• Tests and evaluates new product designs and substitute components against specifications. Performs prototype testing with engineers to identify early failures or potential qualification design issues.
• Ensures ongoing testing of new product designs to meet qualification specifications. Conducts competitive testing.
• Supports quality in new product processes by serving as member and/or resource on development teams.
• Assists in evaluating new materials, assembly processes and/or techniques.
• Develops new technical specifications where industry specs are not available, correlating with historical product performance, product returns and real world usage of the products.
• Investigates industry appropriate standards and specifications.
• Designs, builds and troubleshoot tests fixtures.
• Performs other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Bachelor’s degree in electrical, electronic or mechanical engineering.
One to two years related experience; Intern or Co-op design qualification experience which includes establishing, testing and evaluating product qualifications against specifications would be a plus.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES


• Knowledge of fundamental, digital and analog circuit design & components would be a plus
• Familiar with reading and drawing schematics, identifying component and component values.
• Familiar with electronics and mechanical test equipment.
• Excellent social, interpersonal and communication skills. 
• Proficiency in using the Microsoft Office Suite or similar products (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)

TO APPLY
Send a cover letter and resume to HummHR@johnsonoutdoors.com


PROJECT MANAGER

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

• Skills and ability to effectively give direction and guidance, and work well within the cooperative culture of the organization.
• Ability to take ownership of a project and be able to organize and manage it while motivating technical professionals to produce quality designs on schedule. Ability to conform to shifting priorities, requirements and timelines.
• Proactive management and problem troubleshooting techniques.
• Effective written and verbal communication skills to effectively develop project documents and work with cross functional teams throughout the organization. Able to articulate a complete product development process from ideation to production.
• Strong organizational and time management skills.
• Work closely with other project managers to ensure deliverables are met.
• Proficiency with Word and Excel.  Experience with Microsoft Project is a plus.


Education:   

Bachelor’s degree required in Business Management or equivalent; Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering is desirable.

Experience:

Internship or Co-op experience is a plus

TO APPLY
Send a cover letter and resume to HummHR@johnsonoutdoors.com


Senior Mechanical Design Engineer


SUMMARY

The Senior Mechanical Design Engineer will participate in the mechanical design and development required for a Humminbird marine consumer electronics product.  The responsibility level for this position requires being solely responsible and accountable for the design, documentation and qualification of custom mechanical parts and assemblies for a new Humminbird product from project start to manufacturing, with continued support after manufacturing begins.   This includes establishing and meeting project schedule and costing objectives.

KNOWLEDGE/TECHNICAL SKILLS REQUIRED

The candidate will possess the following minimum knowledge and technical skill levels necessary to perform at the responsibility level required for this senior level position:
• Advanced knowledge of mechanical design principals and techniques.
• Advanced knowledge of plastic injection molded part design.
• Advanced knowledge of plastics, polymers, metals, etc. 
• Advanced knowledge of mechanical assembly technologies (welding, adhesives, etc.)
• Advanced knowledge of Pro-E or other mechanical CAD design tools.
• Advanced experience with mechanical test equipment.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 

The candidate for this position will be expected to carry out the following mechanical design tasks with minimal supervision from more senior mechanical engineers or management:
• component level part design
• cable part design
• simple mechanical assembly design
• complex mechanical assembly design
• specify mechanical/electrical interfaces
• evaluation/selection of mechanical components
• troubleshoot mechanical design issues during development and after production start
• perform prototype design experimentation
• perform mechanical design qualification testing
• complete and release design documentation
• research and write patents
• perform peer level design reviews
• write test plans for mechanical design qualification
• oversee tooling vendors, coordination with molder
• supervise mechanical engineering student interns or co-op students 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE 
Minimum BSME degree with 5-7 year’s professional experience specifically related to mechanical design, preferably in the area of consumer electronics products. Educational lab and/or co-op experience will also be considered. 
OTHER RELATED SKILLS 

The candidate must be a strong, motivated contributor in a team environment. He/she must have excellent social and interpersonal skills, be able to take direction and guidance, and work well within the cooperative culture of the Humminbird Engineering group. 

The position is based in Alpharetta, Georgia (north Atlanta metro area)

For consideration, please send your resume, cover letter with salary requirements to HummHR@johnsonoutdoors.com