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Title: Off-Road Vehicle Design Engineer – CVT Department: Global Engineering
Location: Polaris Bangalore Center
Polaris, a global powersports leader, is looking for an Engineer who will be responsible for
leading the design of CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission) and related components for Off-
Road Vehicles (ORV). Work closely with Systems Engineers to ensure designs meet cost,
schedule, and performance deliverables while also spending a portion of time concepting next
generation designs to accelerate the process for future programs.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES :
CAD layout and design of industry leading ORV CVT Transmission variator systems including
the following components: cast aluminum/injection molded CVT housings and air-ducting.
Interpret CAE (FEA and CFD) results and iterate to optimize a solution.
Tolerance stack-up analysis and Monte-Carlo Simulations.
Detail prints and assign appropriate GD&T.
Conduct system clearance studies to assure design is within standard part to part clearance
Work with CVT System Team leadership to define project assignments, goals and system
Support development of new ORV CVT technologies under guidance of Sr. Systems
Create and maintain component level CVT design guidelines and best practice documents.
Network with and support CAD needs of multiple CVT systems engineers to analyze
manufacturing and field problems and recommend and implement solutions.
Other duties as required.
Organize and conduct design reviews on the assigned project to ensure adequate input and
Analyze manufacturing and field problems and determine corrective actions
SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE
B.E. / B. Tech. in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent required.
5 + years of experience with a 3-D CAD modeling package, Creo Parametric / Pro
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GD&T, FMEA, dimensional tolerance stack-ups and experience with engineering
Work independently with minimal direction.
Ability to work on multiple projects and prioritize workload.
Creative, innovative, decisive and prone to action.
Possess and apply a broad knowledge of principals, practices and procedures to the
completion of difficult technical problems and projects.
Ability to work with domestic and international technology partners.
Quality and customer focused.
Proficient in English with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Microsoft software including Excel, Project, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint experience
Understanding and experience with driveline components such as transmissions,
CVT’s, right-angle drives, prop shafts, and half shafts
Knowledge of manufacturing processes including casting, forging, machining, complex
plastic component molding (Blow molding, Injection Molding), and rubber hose /
ducting (Injection molding, Mandrel molding)
Understanding of bolted joint design and designing parts to strength and weight targets
Fast paced office environment.
Flexible hours may be required to participate in meetings with global team.
International Travel to United States may be required (less than 10%).
We are an ambitious, resourceful, and driven workforce, which empowers us to THINK OUTSIDE. Apply today!
As the global leader in Powersports, Polaris Inc. (NYSE: PII) pioneers product breakthroughs and enriching experiences and services that have invited people to discover the joy of being outdoors since our founding in 1954. With annual 2021 sales of $8.2 billion, Polaris’ high-quality product line-up includes the Polaris RANGER®, RZR® and Polaris GENERAL™ side-by-side off-road vehicles; Sportsman® all-terrain off-road vehicles; Indian Motorcycle® midsize and heavyweight motorcycles; Slingshot® moto-roadsters; snowmobiles; and deck, cruiser and pontoon boats, including industry-leading Bennington pontoons. Polaris enhances the riding experience with parts, garments, and accessories, along with a growing aftermarket portfolio. Polaris’ presence in adjacent markets includes military and commercial off-road vehicles, quadricycles, and electric vehicles. Proudly headquartered in Minnesota, Polaris serves more than 100 countries across the globe. www.polaris.com
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