Sr. Design Engineer NPD-VTBA

Atlas Copco (India) Ltd.

  • Pune, Maharashtra
Sr. Design Engineer NPD-VTBA
Job Posted : Nov 28th, 2023

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities:-

Customer Focus:-

  • Understand the scope of work for New Product Development.
  • Selection/computation of the main machine components and materials in cooperation with the project team.
  • Design Subsystems/Commodities of the generator and light towers.
  • Work independently and support the project leader for on-time in full project deliverables.
  • Look for innovative techniques other than standard practices been followed.
  • Generate innovative ideas through self-study of new technologies in the market.
  • Be responsible for designing components/assemblies of portable energy products, with all specifications in compliance with functionality, quality, and manufacturability.
  • Should do a pre-study of the assigned activity and come up with a proposal followed by Pros and cons.
  • Do a feasibility study, design multiple concepts, present concepts to the project leader & approach for detailed design on approval of the concept.
  • Delivery of drawings, parts lists and technical instructions that describe the design, based on predefined specifications.
  • Conducting design reviews of 3D models and 2D drawings.
  • Has quick understanding & analytical ability to identify potential problems.
  • Take initiative and interact with the team.
  • Participate in technical discussions within the team with a focus on the quality and manufacturability of the products.
  • Participate in daily and weekly project team meetings to present status reports and clarify queries.

People Focus:-

  • Provide technical guidance to the team.
  • Provide inputs to the Team Leader on technical training.
  • Share learnings from projects with the Team.
  • Solving technical queries of subordinates and providing as a Design Guidance.

Operational Excellence:-

  • Allocate work to the team members based on the criticality/ complexity of the task.
  • Take the lead in planning and estimating the work in line with the delivery requirements. Develop status reports and monitor and control the progress of a project.
  • Ensure adherence to SOPs.
  • Review design and check for adherence to safety and quality standards as per defined international and Atlas Copco standards. Ensure alignment with customer-specified standards and guidelines.
  • Keeping records of Input received, checked drawings & markups received.
  • Ability to keep a record of all communication related to the project according to std. procedure defined.
  • Ensure adherence to the organization’s processes and guidelines.

Product Focus:-

  • Find ways to promote the use of reusable components, product platforms, Subassemblies, and Modular Designs.
  • Prepare ISO Documentation. Seek feedback from customers from time to time and drive improvements in the internal processes.
  • Maintain the Knowledge & skill management Portals, Databases, etc. to document the knowledge about Products, Processes, People, and tools.
  • Design of Industrial Products includes –
    • Design of base frames and mounting frames
    • Design of supports, brackets, and flexible hoses.
    • Design for piping routing as per project requirement
    • Design for manufacturing and assembly.
    • Design considering accessibility for service and ease of assembly.
    • Expert in 3D solid modelling and weldments.
    • Expert in part drawings and assembly drawings.
    • Expert in Bill of materials preparation for assembly & weldments
    • Should be aware of the ERP system to release the Project BOM & related activities.

Technology Focus:-

  • Identify innovative solutions and opportunities to improve, and optimize product performance, cost, life, reliability, and Sustainability.
  • Drive, and contribute towards efficiency improvement projects, optimizing & automating processes to achieve an efficient way of working.

Experience/Educational Requirements:-

  • University degree in Engineering/Technology (Mechanical) with 3-5 years of experience.
  • Fluent in English


  • Should have a strong Engineering technical, and analytical background.
  • Strong Knowledge of Fabrication, sheet metal, and Rotating Machinery competence.
  • Should understand the engineering activities (NPD and continuous improvement projects) within an organization.
  • Able to read & understand P&ID, GA, Layouts etc.
  • Working knowledge of CATIA, Inventor, MS office
  • Good knowledge and experience of any PLM/ ERP system
  • Should have a good knowledge of GD&T and manufacturing processes.
  • Should have knowledge of heavy fabrication, canopy design, Welding and Flexible hose design, surface finish and treatments.
  • Knowledge of Vacuum pumps, Separators and abatement systems is an added advantage.

Personality requirements:-

  • Pro-active, positive team player with good interpersonal skills, strong in communication and people-oriented who thrives on working in a dynamic, complex, and multicultural business environment.
  • Ability to build strong relationships, respect commitments and foster a customer-centric approach.
  • Result-driven: Have a drive for results which means that you put in the ambition and the effort to achieve results and accept accountability.
  • Self-motivated, independent, flexible, well-organized, and methodical.
  • Creativity: Ability to come up with solutions to exceptional problems outside the box. Analyse data and seek innovative solutions, which will contribute to achieving better outcomes for the organization.
  • Committed to behaving in an ethical manner and making socially responsible decisions.
  • To foster open communications and encourage collaboration.
  • To care for our physical and mental well-being, seek continuous growth, and be adaptable for effective self-leadership.
  • Willingness to travel internationally.


  • Pune, Maharashtra.

Company Overview:-

Established in 1960, We provide our customers with the solutions they need to enhance productivity and achieve their manufacturing goals. At Atlas Copco India, we deliver value and innovate with the future in mind. Our passionate people, expertise and service bring sustainable value to industries everywhere. We are a part of the Atlas Copco Group, with extensive local presence, and our innovative compressors, vacuum solutions, generators, pumps, power tools and assembly systems help our customers achieve maximum efficiency and produstivity. Our nationwide service personnel are always close at hand to provide repairs, service and spare parts locally. With state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities today at Pune and Chakan, the company has a global engineering competency centers for compressors at Pune.