Product Development Engineer

Job Summary:

Reporting to the VP of Sourcing with support from Montreal Plant Manager, the Product Development Engineer will serve as a vital member of our development and manufacturing team responsible for fabricating and delivering custom-made blinds and shades within BTG’s legendary 48-hour service commitment. You will work with our merchandising and material planners to deliver competitive products that provide our customers with the functionality and designs they want. If you are looking for an opportunity to render you hands-on, good communication skills, and strong analytical skills vibrant, BTG is the place for you.

Key Requirements:
  • BS/MS in Engineering, Mechanical or Industrial preferred
  • 4-8 years of relevant work experience, including product development, engineering, and product sourcing
  • Experience in consumer products desirable
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong project management skills
  • Result-oriented.
  • Hands on and willing to work with the manufacturing team on projects and processes
  • Strong background with hard window treatments.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Work with merchandising and material planners to identify key product needs
  • Work with suppliers to develop and test new products
  • Identify key technical issues with current products and work with suppliers to improve performance
  • Develop in-house tests that simulate product use and anticipate product problems prior to market introduction
  • Work with manufacturing to introduce new products into production

We will set-up the new hire for success by having him/her work in our showrooms as part of his/her orientation to understand products, selling features and develop relationships within our organization.

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