Job Name:
Product Design/Product Development Engineer

General information

Location: Bayport, MN
Andersen Corporation
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Job Category:
Research and Development

Description & Requirements

There is something meaningfully different about Andersen. A key to the company’s enduring success is our sincere and thorough effort to do the right thing for our customers, for our employees, for the community, and for the environment.  We lead the industry because we believe that we can make the world a better place by living up to the promise that everyone benefits from their association with Andersen. 


Andersen is a place of vibrant energy and innovation. There has never been a more exciting time to be at Andersen. It isn't our history that makes us an industry leader, it's our commitment to innovation. We're constantly setting new standards for windows and doors that raise the bar for the entire industry. Being around since 1903 means we haven't just seen where the industry's been—we guide where it's going.  


As a Product Design Engineer, you will partner with R&D teams as well as manufacturing and quality teams to develop solutions for current and next generation window and door products. You will influence the system form factor, product performance, and customer experience for those using our products.  You will be a key contributor in our mission to become a world class customer experience company through our products and services.



Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, a related field, or equivalent practical experience
  • 2 years of experience with 3D CAD modeling
  • 1 year experience working on product development, including prototyping and testing
  • Experience with dimensional engineering and tolerance analysis


Preferred qualifications:

  • 5 years of experience working in Research and Development or working in a product development environment
  • Ability to diagnose and solve complex problems involving product and process
  • Experience with test method creation and improvement
  • Experience with characterization, process monitoring, specifications, failure analysis and data analysis
  • Ability to present facts to team members at all levels and backgrounds
  • Ability to code in Python, Java, or similar language
  • Knowledge of manufacturing, lean, and process improvement methodology
  • Knowledge of the building industry
  • Hands on practical experience building something, either personal or professional



Andersen is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.


Profit Sharing

During 2022, each eligible Andersen employee will receive $1,000 for each full fiscal quarter they are actively employed and fully vaccinated against COVID-19. An eligible employee hired during a quarter will receive a prorated payment based on the number of days employed during the quarter. Those eligible include fully-vaccinated regular full-time and part-time employees (at least 20 hours per week) who are not subject to a collective bargaining agreement. These and other terms and conditions of Andersen’s 2022 Profit Sharing Plan, including the definition of full vaccination against COVID-19, are subject to change or termination without notice