Body Component Engineer


  • This position will be responsible for the engineering, design, development, timing and production release of Body components.
  • Other responsibilities will include quality improvements, weight reduction, cost reduction, and efficiency improvement initiatives including communicating technical product status to management.


  • Completed Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering.
  • Knowledgeable in use of Unigraphics NX and Team Center with minimum of 3-4 years of experience in NX in a production release environment is highly preferred in exterior grilles, fascias, bumpers.
  • Intermediate to advanced level of design/development engineering experience in Body-Body in White, Closures, or Exterior Systems is acceptable.
  • Self-starter with strong leadership, communication skills and demonstrated problem solving ability.
  • Knowledgeable in regards to high strength steels, weld parameters and GD&T. Proficient in MS-Office applications (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Outlook).

Preferred Qualifications

  • BIW in-plant launch experience preferred.
  • Experience with Design Failure Mode & Effects Analysis (DFMEA) preferred. Experience with Design Verification Plan & Report (DVP&R) preferred.
  • Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) green / black-belt preferred.


  • May be required to drive a company car.
  • Valid driver’s license is required as well as a clean driving record.
  • May be required to travel internationally 10% to Mexico and Canada.
  • Will be required to travel domestically 20-40% to local plant locations

Category Product Engineering

Function Engineering

Req ID JN -112018-28101