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Product Development Engineer

CamelBak Products LLC

CamelBak Products LLC

Lewiston, ID, USA
Posted on Friday, June 7, 2024

Job Description

The Kinetic Group is seeking a Product Development Engineer to lead product development programs for handgun ammunition to successfully launch market leading new products.


  • Provide overall project management and leadership for successful completion of handgun new product development projects including project documentation, maintaining program budget and schedule, product and tooling design, process development, quality specifications, raw material procurement testing and production.
  • Lead and work with and communicate effectively with Engineering Technicians and cross-functional teams to convey requirements and goals for successful launch of new products.
  • Clear problem solving and Failure Analysis capability to resolve design and production issues.
  • Support Marketing efforts, such as technical conferences and trade shows as the subject matter expert, to increase market awareness within the industry and consumers.
  • Work with minimal supervision.
  • Initiate and maintain vendor and outside technical resources as needed to be successful in developing new processes and products.
  • Exhibit thorough understanding and broad application of technical standards, principles, theories and techniques relating to small arms ammunition and other related disciplines is desired but not essential.


  • B.S. in Engineering, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics with 0- 3+ years of related experience or equivalent technical training or experience.
  • Knowledge of advanced materials and processes.
  • Hands-on problem-solving skills desired.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Background in ammunition development, ballistics, firearms, and related processes.
  • Experience related to military service, hunting, competitive shooting, and reloading.
  • CAD/CAM experience desired.

    We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including: medical and dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401K, PTO, tuition reimbursement, gear discounts and the ability to add value to an exciting mission!

    Our Postings are not intended for distribution to or use in any jurisdiction, country or territory where such distribution or use would violate local law or would subject us to any regulations in another jurisdiction, country or territory. We reserve the right to limit our Postings in any jurisdiction, country or territory.

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