Propeller Design Engineer

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  1. BrunswickBoats
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    Do you have propeller engineering experience? Grow your career with Mercury Marine. The leader in marine engine propulsion systems & the 2013 Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year!

    Mercury Marine (a division of Brunswick Corporation, NYSE:BC) is the world leader in the manufacture of recreational marine propulsion engines. Employing Lean Six Sigma methodology, we have made lasting improvements in our products, processes, and service that have earned us J.D. Power Awards for Customer Satisfaction on both the Optimax 2-stroke and MerCruiser sterndrive power. Being the world leader doesn't happen by chance. It takes investment in leading edge technologies and top rated talent to create and maintain innovative product offerings that shape the future of marine propulsion. We are ready to make that investment in you!

    Position Summary:

    The Propeller Engineering team within Drives and Propulsion Engineering Department at Mercury Marine is seeking a Propeller Design Engineer to design and develop propellers for Mercury Outboards, Mercruiser Sterndrive engines, and Mercury high-speed diesel marine engines. The candidate would be responsible for propeller design and development, updating design methodology, and creating design tools. Come and join our team into this newly created position.

    Roles and Responsibilities:

    • Design and develop propeller geometry
    • Acquire prototype hardware
    • Develop test procedures to evaluate propeller performance/durability
    • Evaluate propeller performance/durability
    • Create technical reports of design and test results
    • Develop design standards to guide future project work
    Required Qualifications:

    • Minimum B.S Degree in Naval Architecture, Marine Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or Mechanical Engineering
    • 8-10 years engineering experience working with propeller design for recreational marine applications
    • A strong working knowledge of aerodynamic or hydrodynamic theory
    • Strong oral and written communication skills
    Preferred Qualifications:

    • M.S. Degree in Aerospace Engineering, Marine Engineering, or Naval Architecture
    • 10+ years engineering experience working with propeller design for recreational marine applications
    Familiarity with propeller modelling tools using CFD or FEA


    Headquartered in Lake Forest, Ill., Brunswick Corporation endeavors to instill "Genuine Ingenuity"(TM) in all its leading consumer brands, including Mercury and Mariner outboard engines; Mercury MerCruiser sterndrives and inboard engines; MotorGuide trolling motors; Attwood, Garelick and Whale marine parts and accessories; Land 'N' Sea, Kellogg Marine, Diversified Marine, BLA and Bell RPG parts and accessories distributors; Bayliner, Boston Whaler, Brunswick Commercial and Government Products, Crestliner, Cypress Cay, Harris, Lowe, Lund, Meridian, Princecraft, Quicksilver, Rayglass, Sea Ray and Uttern boats; Life Fitness, Hammer Strength, Cybex and SCIFIT fitness equipment; InMovement products and services for productive well-being; and Brunswick billiards tables, accessories and game room furniture. For more information, visit

    Brunswick Corporation is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer (Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans)

    Brunswick was honored as a 2015 Top 100 Military Friendly Employer by Victory Media and GI Jobs! Veterans and Reservists strongly encouraged to apply!

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other protected status recognized under applicable law.

    To apply for this job email your resume to:
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