Project Engineer in Brecksville at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 9/30/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description


The Opportunity | Project Engineer


The Project Engineer will be responsible for the support, analysis, design and development of our relief valve products to ensure conformance to all applicable regulatory standards and meet customer requirements. They will also support other projects and initiatives as necessary to attain the Farris Engineering business goals and objectives.


Your Challenge



  • Support Sales and Applications Engineering in technical reviews of proposals for existing product lines, enhancements and expansions

  • Perform analysis on existing products to improve performance.

  • Perform technical reviews and benchmarking analysis of competitive products.

  • Develop design concepts and details for product expansions, including the execution of test plans

  • Develop & execute test plans to confirm product performance and / or diagnose problems.

  • Work with manufacturing in establishing the manufacturing, assembly and testing procedures for product improvements.

  • Produce Engineering Reports documenting all product development and testing functions.

  • Some travel may be required in support of product development and customer problems


Your Expertise



  • Minimum five years or more mechanical design experience.

  • Although not mandatory, the preferred candidate for this position shall have engineering experience working with fluid control products such as pressure relief valves, control valves, gate and globe valves, pumps, etc.

  • A working knowledge of the ASME Boiler & Pressure vessel code, ASTM material specifications and piping system design is also desirable.

  • Experience with performance testing of products in a laboratory environment

  • Ability to multi-task while maintaining a high level of attention to detail.

  • Ability to set priorities, work independently, and bring issues to resolution.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and experience in making technical presentations.

  • Strong computer skills and aptitude to adapt to growing Windows system complexities.

  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint tools.

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering (Mechanical Engineering degree preferred). Candidates with other Engineering Degrees are acceptable based on their experience and other qualifications.

  • Training in the use of computer aided design software (AutoCad, Creo/ProEngineer) is desired.


This position may require exposure to information that is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.


Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request.