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Title:  Engineer, Mechanical Systems

Req ID:  1037
Job Category:  Product Development

Doraville, GA, US, 30360

Dare to Dream!


At Serta Simmons Bedding, we dare to dream and work differently. We’re proud to be one of the largest bedding manufacturers in North America and lead the way with our iconic brands - Serta®, Beautyrest®, Simmons® and Tuft & Needle®.


When you join our company, you become part of winning team that is excited and committed to helping our customers get a good night’s sleep.


Fueled by care for our people and their safety, we provide inspiring career opportunities, competitive benefits, and employee perks, and most importantly, the chance to make a positive impact in the lives of our customers.

What You’ll Do:


You will join the SSB Team and .....

  • Lead advanced technology development projects in all aspects including hands on design, qualification, FMEA and specification development.
  • Ensure that new advanced technologies released to production have been reviewed with key stakeholders in the New Product Development and Design for Manufacturing space
  • Manage product development of coil technologies, foundations and adjustable bases
  • Work with SSB manufacturing locations and Central Operations to assist new coil production readiness.
  • Apply industry expertise to research and develop new testing or methods for coil product definition.
  • Protect all intellectual property and secure exclusivity of all ideation where possible

How You’ll Do It:


  • Simultaneously lead multiple projects with multiple suppliers
  • Bring cross-functional teams together to make progress on projects and manage timelines
  • Excellent communication and facilitation skills
  • Strong analytical and technical ability to problem solve
  • Rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish design objectives

Key Relationships


  • Brand Marketing
  • Sleep Science and Test Labs
  • Sourcing
  • Product Development
  • Suppliers
  • Manufacturing/Operations Engineering

What You’ll Bring:


  • 5+ years related experience in product design and testing in a manufacturing environment
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Mechanical preferred)
  • Hybrid work-from-home/in-office
  • Up to 15% travel
  • Software: Microsoft Office, any project management tool, comfortable with data analysis and statistics
  • Experience with CAD software (Creo, SolidWorks, Inventor)
  • Experience with 3D printing/rapid protoyping
  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment with continuous production process

Come Dream with Us!


When you join Serta Simmons Bedding, you become part of our 220-year legacy of sleep solutions with endless opportunities to impact our future for centuries to come.


Once you’re here, you’ll be part of a winning company that invests and supports our team members’ career journeys.  We offer competitive benefits, job training, learning and development, and other employee perks such as our employee discount on all products.



  • Health, Dental, and Vision (starts on day one)
  • 401K with company match
  • Paid Time Off / Vacation
  • 12 company holidays
  • Sick days
  • Employee discounts
  • Referral Bonus


Serta Simmons Bedding is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer with a Drug-Free Working Environment.  It is committed to not discriminating and treating all qualified applicants equally without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta