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Carlsbad, California, United States of America

SPEED & SPIRIT is what we look for in our candidates, defined by some simple values that inspire us to BE DRIVEN in our performance, BE VIBRANT in our sporting legacy, BE TOGETHER in our team spirit, and BE YOU to let our individual talent and experience shine. Applying for a job at PUMA is easy and all genders are welcome. Simply click APPLY ONLINE and follow the steps to upload your application.

Your Mission

  • This role supports the COBRA PUMA GOLF brand located in Carlsbad, CA.
  • Independently create / invent and develop innovative golf concepts, club constructions or club features with high value to the consumer and COBRA PUMA GOLF on a regular basis
  • Translates concepts into 3D models utilizing Computer Aided Design (CAD)
  • Analyze and report on performance, durability, and costs of new concepts
  • Direct current, or find new supply partners on the design and prototyping of new concepts, processes, and technologies
  • Lead R&D team members and other product stakeholders, including Sales, Marketing, and Operations Teams to define concept objectives, then develop and successfully transition concepts into working prototypes
  • Successfully patent several new concepts, ideas, technologies, and products
  • Research new trends in golf club markets regarding designs, process, materials, techniques, and outside industries, to develop new product knowledge and enhance departmental design and development capabilities

Your Talent

  • 10+ years’ experience in design/engineering, preferably in golf
  • Bachelor’s Degree in science or engineering required, post-graduate work preferred
  • Highly knowledgeable in engineering practices and problem-solving skills
  • Highly knowledgeable in critical golf club material, construction and manufacturing processes areas
  • Industry Leading expert in at least one key golf club technology, process or product category
  • Proficient in critical golf club analysis tools for performance, sound and durability
  • Previous 3D CAD modeling experience required, preferably with Unigraphics software
  • Finite Element Analysis experience preferably with Altair suite of products
  • Ability to travel up to 20% both domestic and international

PUMA supports over 14,000 employees across 120+ countries. The PUMA Group owns the brand PUMA, Cobra Golf and stichd, and is headquartered in Herzogenaurach, Germany.

PUMA is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. It is the policy of PUMA to prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type and to afford equal employment opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, gender, physical or mental disability, veteran-status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.For additional information, please contact: us-hrrecruiter@puma.com


PUMA Innovation

Drafting the Future

The history of PUMA is full of firsts, born from our daring to take a risks and create opportunities: for the brand, for athletes, for consumers. We want more than to innovate for innovation's sake – we want to deliver emotions through our products.

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