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Prod Develop Engr Sr Team Lead

Prod Develop Engr Sr Team Lead

Job ID 
# of Positions 
Internal Title 
Prod Develop Engr Sr Team Lead
Position Type 
Regular Full Time Employee
Product Development - PD
Less Than 10%
Relocation Offered 
ERP Eligibility 
Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus


Navistar - Driven By Uptime. Our focus is delivering Trucks and Buses that carry on the promise of being on the road, and staying there.


Why Navistar?

  • Over the past two years Navistar has redesigned most of the International Truck vehicle line-up, including the LT Series and RH Series tractors, HX Series vocational truck, and soon to be introduced HV Series and MV Series trucks.  The company is witnessing market share growth in several of its core segments, a testament to the customer acceptance of its new products
  • Product quality and uptime has been a strong and ongoing focus across the entire company.  Navistar has introduced a number of new powertrains to its truck line-up, including the International® A26 12.4L diesel.  
  • Our alliance with Volkswagen Truck and Bus increases our global scale, strengthens our competitiveness, and provides our customers with expanded access to cutting-edge products, technology and services.
  • Superior parts and services offering throughout the country via our distribution channel
  • Best in class non-asset based products that enable our customers to not only create value for themselves but for their customers as well 

The Prod Develop Engr Sr Team Lead create, maintain, and improve embedded control system development processes and tools through departmental projects. Be a major contributor in capturing engineering knowledge related to controls functions for future use.

  • Familiarity with workflow management tools
  • Use of software lifecycle management tools
  • Identify process gaps and propose process improvements
  • Process document generation
  • Problem solving and decision making

Position Purpose and Requirements

Provides technical and analytical support to Product Development Engineering. May provide direction and guidance to less experienced team members. Refers problems that cannot be resolved to the next level. Serves as a central resource with design, process, manufacturing, test, quality and marketing as the product(s) move to production and distribution. Involvement may last throughout all stages of a product’s lifecycle including modifications, upgrades and maintenance of the product or product line.


Basic Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology
  • At least 6 years experience in product design/development
  • At least 2 years leading others in engineer/design activities


  • Master’s Degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology
  • At least 4 years experience in product design/development
  • At least 2 years leading others in engineer/design activities


  • PhD in Engineering or Engineering Technology
  • At least 2 years experience in product design/development
  • At least 2 years leading others in engineer/design activities

Additional Requirements

  • Qualified candidates, excluding current Navistar employees, must be legally authorized on an unrestricted basis (US Citizen, Legal Permanent Resident, Refugee or Asylee) to be employed in the United States. Navistar does not anticipate providing employment related work sponsorship for this position (e.g., H-1B status)
  • Computer Science or Electrical Engineering or Engineering Technology degree

Desired Skills:

  • Comfortable with process improvement and tools (Lean, Six Sigma)
  • Knowledge of embedded software development
  • Understanding of engine, vehicle and after-treatment sub-systems
  • Self-motivation
  • Requires little supervision
  • Experience in leading teams
  • Customer focus


  • Process Management
  • Organizing
  • Managing Through Systems
  • Functional/Technical Skills
  • Motivating Others
  • Political Savvy

Compliance/Marketing Requirements

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Navistar is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

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