Project Engineer in Dongguan

at Spin Master Careers

Date Posted: 4/11/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Seasonal/Temp
  • Location:
    Dongguan
  • Job Type:
    Engineering
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/11/2018

Job Description

About Spin Master Corp.

 

Spin Master (TSX:TOY) is a leading global children’s entertainment company that creates, designs, manufactures and markets a diversified portfolio of innovative toys, games, products and entertainment properties. Spin Master is best known for award-winning brands including Bakugan, Air Hogs®, Spin Master Games™ and the 2015 Toy of the Year, Zoomer™ Dino. Since 2005, Spin Master has received 58 TIA Toy of The Year (TOTY) nominations with 14 wins across a variety of product categories. Spin Master has been recognized with 11 TOTY nominations for Innovative Toy of the Year, more than any of its competitors. Spin Master is among a limited number of companies that not only develop and produce global entertainment properties, characters and content, but also monetize that content through the creation, sale and licensing of products. To date, Spin Master has produced five television series, including 2007 hit series Bakugan Battle Brawlers™ and its current hit PAW Patrol, which is broadcast in over 160 countries and territories globally. Spin Master employs over 850 people globally with offices in Canada, United States, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Slovakia, Germany, Holland, Mexico, China, Hong Kong and Japan.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Drive project schedules from concept to production start for all Cardinal products
  • Partner with responsible departments to ensure all projects are delivered on-cost, on-spec, on-time (Design, Marketing, Sales, Planning, Packaging, Sourcing, Suppliers, etc.)
  • Define and communicate product specifications to our global offices
  • Use MS Project to manage & track key deliverables and proactively resolve future issues to keep the product on track, on cost, and on specification
  • Improve efficiency in the engineering process through continuous improvement
  • Maintain the data integrity through SAP by ensuring all product specifications are updated and accurate
  • Ensure accurate price list, including product specs, territories, royalties, assortments, availability dates
  • Participate in product brainstorming and help drive design solutions
  • Achieve “proof of concept” on  preliminary products
  • Drive productivity by implementing design for manufacturing/assembly up front
  • 25-50% travel required

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

 

  • 2-4 years in Engineering or Project Management
  • B.S. in Engineering
  • Toy or consumer good experience is preferred
  • Experience working with and/or managing creative professionals (designers and engineers) both within and outside the company
  • Demonstrated ability to provide strong leadership to drive projects and results
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize competing demands
  • Ability to travel in North America and internationally
  • Demonstrates a "hands-on" team approach to solving problems

 

If you are interested in being a part of a dynamic and successful team at Spin Master, please send us your applications to jobs@spinmaster.com

 

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We do appreciate all interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.