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Associate Project Engineer: Girls Development Job
Hasbro | Pawtucket, Rhode Island
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Associate Project Engineer: Girls Development

Location: RI - Pawtucket
Employment Type: Regular
ID: 12340
Job Category: Engineering


Description

Hasbro is seeking an Associate Project Engineer to join our Girls Product Development Team. In this position you will be responsible for the engineering development of products for assigned product lines ensuring performance, cost, quality, and schedule adherence. Utilizing solid communication, problem solving, mechanical engineering and computer skills, you will function as the engineering lead from initial concept through production start. This includes interfacing with diverse multi-functional teams at our Rhode Island headquarters, and direct communication with product development partners in Hasbro's Far East offices, and other locations around the world. Additionally, you will actively participate and add value to the product development process by identifying and implementing innovative methods and solutions that will deliver on product objectives by providing the most cost effective engineering direction. As part of the cross functional development team, you will be actively involved in defining the initial product, exploring new materials and new processes, and developing and defining product specifications. You will participate in and help drive the decision making process throughout the product development cycle.

Roles & Responsibilities:

• Collaborate with design and marketing on generating new concepts, and provide technical advice and assessment

• Design and build proof of concept models as needed to prove out feasibility

• Collaborate with Cost Engineering to estimate product costs, recommend cost reduction options, and drive team to cost decisions
• Create product and performance specifications
• Gather and report accurate information for the key stake holders to make informed decisions
• Anticipate, analyze, resolve and escalate project issues
• Lead product review meetings
• Communicate project details with Hasbro Far East/Domestic engineering as well as other global development, marketing and operational partners

Qualifications:

• B.S. Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent)

• 1-3 years experience working in the toy and/or consumer goods industry preferred
• Knowledge of engineering-related disciplines
• Knowledge of manufacturing techniques and cost analysis
• Prior experience with Far East vendors preferred
• Ability to interpret quality, safety and reliability standards and meet requirements
• Ability to assess, communicate and mitigate technical risks
• Ability to successfully communicate and/or translate technical information
• Ability to prioritize and organize multiple projects and shifting priorities
• Self-motivation, excellent communication and follow through skills required

ABOUT HASBRO

Hasbro (NASDAQ: HAS) is a global play and entertainment company committed to Creating the World's Best Play Experiences. From toys and games to television, movies, digital gaming and consumer products, Hasbro offers a variety of ways for audiences to experience its iconic brands, including NERF, MY LITTLE PONY, TRANSFORMERS, PLAY-DOH, MONOPOLY, LITTLEST PET SHOP and MAGIC: THE GATHERING, as well as premier partner brands. The Company's Hasbro Studios and its film label, Allspark Pictures, are building its brands globally through great storytelling and content on all screens. Through its commitment to corporate social responsibility and philanthropy, Hasbro is helping to make the world a better place for children and their families. Hasbro ranked No. 1 on the 2017 100 Best Corporate Citizens list by CR Magazine, and has been named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies® by Ethisphere Institute for the past six years. Learn more at www.hasbro.com, and follow us on Twitter (@Hasbro & @HasbroNews) and Instagram (@Hasbro).

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Business Unit: Global Development

About Hasbro

Hasbro, Inc. (Hasbro) is engaged in providing children's and family leisure time and entertainment products and services, including the design, manufacture and marketing of games and toys. Its offerings include a variety of games, including traditional board, card, hand-held electronic, trading card, role-playing and digital versatile disc (DVD) games, as well as electronic learning aids and puzzles. Toy offerings include boys' action figures, vehicles and playsets, girls' toys, electronic toys, plush products, preschool toys and infant products, electronic interactive products, creative play and toy-related specialty products. Hasbro's principal segments are United States (U.S.) and Canada and International. In March 2008, the Company purchased all of the intellectual property rights related to the Trivial Pursuit brand from Horn Abbot Ltd. and Horn Abbot International Limited. In January 2008, the Company acquired Cranium, Inc.

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