Product Development Manager

Jay Engh

Product Development Manager Jay Engh is a 2003 graduate of IUPUI with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology. Jay began his career at Estes working in the sales and estimating department in the 1980s.  He left the company for a few years to pursue a career as a Project Engineer at Major Tool & Machine until 1990. He then returned to Estes and worked as a Sales Engineer until 1998 when he joined the engineering department, taking over as department head in 2005. As Product Development Manager, Jay is heavily involved in finding solutions to clients’ product development needs, leading lean manufacturing initiatives, and executing continuous improvement ideas in our business processes.

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Jay Engh

Favorite Quote

“Just because you’re paranoid doesn’t mean they’re not after you.”

  • Check 22 by Joseph Heller

Favorite Indy Activity

Indy 500 – I go almost every year. 


  • Coaching youth sports
  • Refurbishing sports cars
  • Home improvement projects
  • Reading

Favorite Projects at Work

I enjoy finding solutions to design challenges and the problem-solving aspect during the product development process.

Fun Fact

I like to go whitewater rafting in West Virginia every year.