A strong background as a tool and die maker would be ideal.
A degree is not required if they have they hands on tool and die maker exp. a BSME and 5 years of experience in a related environment is they don't
Must be proficient in doing design work in AutoCad 3D
Must have experience with one or more: Progressive Die, Transfer Die, highspeed press, or Fourslide.
Deep Draw and/or Transfer exp. is a major plus.