Product Engineer, Toy Invention Division
JMP Creative, a company unlike any other, is seeking a full-time Product Engineer for our Toys Invention Division with the experience, attributes and vision to bring toy concepts to life through on-target and effective engineering processes. This position includes a competitive salary and benefits package (medical, dental, 401K).
Required Experience & Attributes
Experience and proven success in product engineering (7 or more years)
Toy industry experience is a plus
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline
Experience working with technical/creative development teams
Strong understanding of product features, materials and mechanisms
Expertise in manufacturing processes
Expertise in CAD/Engineering drawings in computer based programs
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
Experience in mechanical, electronic and technological aspects
Flexibility to pivot tasks and work within tight time frames
Excellent organizational skills
Eager and able to work within a team environment
Strong attention to detail
Execute product visions
Offer new ideas, materials, technologies, resources and process improvements
Expertise and ability to use various CAD programs (i.e. Solidworks, Pro-E, etc.)
Solve problems related to tooling, mechanisms, etc.
Work within defined budgets
Ability to manage multiple projects/timelines
Provide materials selection with costing controls
Creation of technical turn-over packages for products (i.e. mechanical drawings and product specifications)
Collaborate with various personnel within the Toy Invention/design team
Collaborate when needed with outside manufacturing partners/vendors
Ability to travel domestically or internationally when required
Stay on top of competitive and market trends
How to Apply
For our consideration, you must demonstrate that you possess the experience, traits and attributes we’re seeking by providing a résumé in PDF format, to include a link to your online portfolio (if applicable). We will only accept applications via email, as in-person applications will not be accepted.
Based in Orange County, California, JMP Creative is a world-class product development and marketing agency specializing in the toy industry. The team consists of product developers, designers, marketers, social media specialists and more. We offer a unique and refreshing culture, and work both as a family and support group. We’re the opposite of the slow-moving corporate world. We have the latest and greatest tools and technologies at our disposal, and our facility is nothing like anything you’ve ever experienced!