Powertrain Design Release Engineer

Responsibilities

  • Develop technical requirements for components and subsystems of conventional automatic and hybrid transmissions
  • Evaluate designs to the "engineering best practice" documents
  • Develop DFMEAs and access designs for failure modes robustness
  • Develop DVP&R plans to validate design changes
  • Develop Tools, Test Procedures and Acceptance Criteria for transmission components
  • Collaborate appropriate Design Detailing and CAE activities for design updates and or new designs
  • Support manufacturing on production related issues
  • Generate and implement cost reduction ideas
  • Participate in warranty/cost reduction meetings and develop solutions for warranty issues
  • Conduct root cause analysis of transmission failures and identify the root cause/s
  • Collaborate with transmission systems group to address and support any failures using the appropriate tools and processes
  • Provide guidance and direction to suppliers through resourcing, process or sourcing changes, and development using the appropriate change management system

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics, Mechanical, Electrical, Aerospace, Chemical or Computer Engineering, or related Engineering field from an ABET accredited university
  • Functional knowledge of Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project)
  • Excellent work ethic, organization skills, and communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in an engineering related field
  • Working knowledge of NX/Teamcenter
  • Automotive industry experience
  • Design for Six Sigma certification

Travel

  • 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 domestically and internationally 20%

Overview

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