Product Engineer Electrical / Electronic

Job Description

  • The Exterior Lighting Product Engineer role spans a variety of engineering fields including mechanical, electrical, and optics
  • This position involves responsibilities including the definition of requirements, tooling, validation testing, and launching in an assembly plant during the development of Exterior Lighting products throughout a vehicle’s lifecycle
  • This role requires an engineer to lead and drive a cross-functional team that includes lighting suppliers, studio, purchasing, manufacturing, and quality functions
  • Our ideal candidate desires to build their career as an engineer within exterior lighting
  • This candidate must demonstrate clear communication and project management skills and is a passionate
  • A hard-working person who enjoys taking on challenges and following through with robust solutions
  • Generate and execute technical solutions for Exterior Lighting components to support new vehicle programs
  • Perform complex engineering evaluation analysis
  • Work cross-functionally to implement cost savings, product improvements, and to support prototype and production build activities
  • Balance attributes such as cost, weight, complexity, and timing
  • Production release of Exterior Lighting systems, subsystems, and components Communicate information to and from internal and external organizations
  • Lead team meetings (suppliers, designers, engineers, manufacturing, supplier quality, etc.)
  • Travels as required (including international)

Skills Required

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering discipline (Electrical, Mechanical, Software, Optics)

Skills Preferred

  • Familiarity with the engineering design of exterior lighting components
  • Familiarity with Design For Six Sigma process
  • Experience with DFMEA (Design Failure Mode and Effect Analysis) and GD&T (Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing)
  • Knowledge of; plastic materials, plastic injection molding, optics, basic electrical/electronic circuitry, lamp manufacturing processes, tooling,...