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(GPO) Senior Analyst, Engineering

Date: Jan 13, 2021

Location: Apodaca, NLE, MX, 66634

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 40803 

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Sr Analys Engineering

Locacion: Apodaca, Nuevo León Mx


Function Overview

The Dry Systems Engineer - Sr Analyst positions will be located on the Heat Transfer team, within the Performance Subsystem team - Laundry. The Engineer will be responsible for the delivery of subsystem modules that integrate seamlessly into new or existing dryers and he will work to develop new and innovative features that delight our customers. This engineer will be the key focal point for specifying design solutions for dry systems, specifically for heat pump clothes dryers


Job Responsibilities

  • Dry Systems modules and component development for heat pump dryers

  • Optimize appliance drying performance through module development and parameterization. 

  • Own the module technology roadmaps and manage key inputs such as complexity reduction, attribute requirements, and cost & quality to ensure the proper strategy is in place.  

  • Understand the critical module parameters that contribute to system level attribute requirements (functional decomposition).

  • Understand the physics with focus on thermodynamics and fluid dynamics.

  • Support new product design from concept development to execution.

  • Strong partnership with the drying cycle development team to enable the system level performance attributes.

  • Develop multiple concepts and utilize Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA), design verification plans and risk assessment tools to assist in decision making.

  • Develop new and improve existing test methods and test plans for performance validation.

  • Develop and capture knowledge required to deliver module level excellence

  • Technical project management: Schedule, Scope, Risk management related to modules and components owned.


Minimum Requirements

  • BSME with an emphasis in Thermal Systems. 

  • 3+ years in Appliance / Consumer Goods Industry Experience or relevant Industry.

  • Ability to apply fundamental physics to design and analyze thermal systems.


Preferred Requirements

  • Masters degree with related experience would be a plus.

  • Black Belt/Opex/Six Sigma experience a plus.

  • Demonstrated project management skills.

  • Ability to communicate and drive high level agreement globally with cross-team and cross-functional partners.

  • Strong sense of accountability and personal commitment.



Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world’s leading kitchen and laundry appliance company, with approximately $20 billion in annual sales, 77,000 employees and 59 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2019. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. Additional information about the company can be found at

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