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Senior Systems Engineer


Charlotte, NC, US

REQ ID:  28951

Sealed Air is in business to protect, to solve critical packaging challenges and to leave our world better than we found it. Our portfolio of leading packaging solutions includes CRYOVAC® brand food packaging, SEALED AIR® brand protective packaging and BUBBLE WRAP® brand packaging, which collectively enable a safer, more efficient food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.8 billion in sales in 2019 and has approximately 16,500 employees who serve customers in 124 countries. To learn more, visit


We seek an accomplished and well-rounded innovator with natural leadership skills to solve critical design problems in an agile, collaborative environment. This driven individual contributor will be responsible for being a pivotal go between for our Innovation and Development (R&D) team and our supply chain and business partners.  Candidates will have a strong understanding of 3D modeling and drafting, and be able to make decisions on design, material, and tolerance change requests, as well as create custom designs and solutions based on customer needs.  We seek a diverse skill set which may include experience with industrial machine design, SolidWorks and PDM, Design for Lean Six Sigma, material science, contract manufacturing, and GD&T dimensioning. We offer an extraordinary work environment with state-of-the-art equipment and access to several specialized labs including mechanical, chemical, and electrical labs, as well as state of the art prototyping and machining labs.


Innovate, Design, Develop, and Improve
This engineer will be responsible for assessing design for manufacturing requests and corrective action design improvements. This engineer will also be responsible for developing custom designs for industrial packaging equipment, working collaboratively with applications and electrical engineers.

Be Exceptional and Grow
We seek a well-rounded engineer who can diagnose and resolve complex design and material issues through industry best practices, standards, and methods.  We commit to the highest ethical standards, an active owner mentality, and a sense of urgency to meet customer commitments. We continuously improve, learn, and grow our technical, interpersonal, and leadership skills through training, strategic new opportunities, and increasing responsibility.

We are seeking an engineer who enjoys collaborating with other engineers as well as our non-technical business partners. The ideal Engineer will be a self-driven individual who has a service mindset and will actively share their expertise and unique skills with their peers.

  • A Bachelor's degree or greater in Mechanical Engineering.
  • A demonstrated proficiency in SolidWorks skills, including generating 3D models and 2D drawings.
  • A demonstrated proficiency in Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment independently and on a highly collaborative team
  • Ability to occasionally travel (domestic and international).

Requisition id: 28951 

Relocation: Yes  

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. Sealed Air participates in the E-Verify Program (US sites only).



It is our responsibility to leverage what we have to affect positive and meaningful change for our communities and planet using Sealed Air’s global resources and expertise.

  • Corporate sustainability. It’s about improving the lives of people around the world by addressing pressing needs in the communities where we and our customers operate.
  • Customer Success. Meeting our customers' needs. At Sealed Air it’s more than a goal, it’s an integral part of our business practices, our innovative solutions, and our values.
  • Leaving our communities better than we found them through dedication of time, talent and resources.
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