Quadratec® is the expert Jeep® parts and accessories Omni-channel retailer and wholesaler. We are seeking a teammate who will thrive in our collaborative, innovative, always-changing, and fast-paced culture. Our obsession with Jeeps is borderline outrageous. The only thing we care more about than Jeeps is creating a mind-blowing customer experience.
Quadratec’s main campus is located just outside the historic cobblestone streets of downtown West Chester, PA. We are minutes from the restaurants and urban-culture afforded by West Chester but also just miles from the many award-winning and family-friendly neighbors of rural Chester County. We are also a short hop to downtown Philadelphia.
Quadratec is currently seeking a Manager to lead our Product Development team and their projects while improving speed and quality, maximizing efficiency, increasing visibility, and hitting self-created deadlines.
Your responsibilities will include managing a team responsible for:
-Working with the marketing team to determine what Jeep® aftermarket products to develop or update
-Designing new products in multiple categories under a variety of house-brands
-Creating and test-fitting prototype products
-Identifying, developing, and managing domestic and overseas manufacturing partners
-Sourcing product specific-production from domestic and overseas manufacturing partners
-Quality assurance and quality control both in-factory and post-manufacturing
-Managing legal and patent issues
-Developing packaging and user instructions/manuals
Skills and Experience:
-Bachelor’s Degree in a related field
-Minimum of 10+ years of progressive leadership experience in automotive Product Development
-Strong ability to empower teams while holding them accountable
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills
-Strong international negotiating and problem solving skills
-Knowledge and experience in automotive parts/accessories design and computer aided design (CAD)
-Knowledge and experience in international supply-chains
-Willingness to travel internationally (1-3 times annually)
-Patent law experience a plus
About Quadratec, Inc.
Built on 30 years of excellence, Quadratec, Inc. is the world’s largest independent retailer of aftermarket Jeep products and accessories. But our story is more than just the products we sell. We are dream builders, problem solvers and passionate advocates for all enthusiasts of legendary Jeep CJ, Wrangler, Gladiator, Cherokee and Grand Cherokee vehicles.
Our family-owned company is based in West Chester, Pennsylvania and was founded on three principals—provide underserved 4x4 enthusiasts with superior service, exceptional pricing and faster shipping. Our commitment to these ideals remains unwavering as we continue to provide all Jeep owners with a sense of security to handle any journey with confidence.