Product Designer in Norcross, GA at Arconic

Date Posted: 11/22/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    555 Guthridge Court Northwest
    Norcross, GA
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  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
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Job Description

Arconic is currently in search of a Product Designer to join our Kawneer business in Norcross, GA.
Kawneer is the leading manufacturer of architectural aluminum products and systems for the commercial construction industry. Kawneer is part of Arconic’s global Building and Construction Systems (BCS) business unit, which manufactures and markets architectural systems and products in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.
Summary: The Product Designer is responsible for conceptual design and development of new fenestration products. This also includes redesign and enhancements to existing products.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Key member of New Product Development team.
  • Develop conceptual designs, prototypes and final product
  • Develop Technical Brief
  • Create all aspects of internal engineering support documentation
  • Collaborate and develop content for use by Technical Literature Department
  • Create and generate engineering changes
  • Collaborate with outside suppliers and direct purchased parts
  • Participate and oversee test unit installation and product testing
  • Collaborate with product manufacturing and institute DFM principles


Basic Qualifications:
  • Associate’s Degree in Mechanical, Civil or Architectural Engineering from an accredited institution
  • Completed AutoCAD and completed Inventor Coursework
  • Minimum of 2 years of Product Design experience
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship provided. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. 
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Knowledge of 2D/3D modeling and PLM systems, AutoCAD, Inventor and Vault
  • Product design experience in the Fenestration Industry (windows, doors, curtain wall, storefront).