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Senior Systems Engineer


Charlotte, NC, US

Sealed Air partners with customers to solve their most critical packaging challenges with innovative solutions that leave our world, environment, and communities better than we found them. Our portfolio of widely recognized brands includes Cryovac® food packaging and Bubble Wrap® protective packaging which respectively enable a safer, more efficient food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.7 billion in sales in 2018 and has approximately 15,500 employees who serve customers in 123 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).


Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

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