G-TECH Services, Inc. Interior - Systems and Components Cost Engineer in Auburn Hills, Michigan


  • Individual is responsible for establishing technical cost for assigned components throughout program life (establishing piece cost and tooling investment targets, negotiation support for new business placement and cost analysis for design changes).

  • Working from BOM, drawings and/or samples the individual must be able to develop technical cost for Interior components and systems using historical data, directional cost models, and ultimately activity based costing methodologies.

  • Individual provides subject matter expertise (cost & process) to support engineering and purchasing at working levels and to executive leadership.

  • Individual must have the ability to analyze supplier quotes and reach agreement on appropriate piece cost and tooling cost using activity based costing.

  • Individual must have understanding of elements of piece cost and investment for various manufacturing processing typical for the production of assigned commodities.


  • Bachelor Degree Required, Engineering Preferred.

  • MS Office proficient.

  • Excellent communication skills (oral & written)

  • 3 years past experience with design /develop / release OR procurement of Interior components specific commodity of responsibility:

  • Hard trim injection molded components and assemblies.

  • Activity based costing experience.

  • Strong negotiation, leadership, interpersonal & communication skills required.

  • Must be detail oriented and highly organized to manage many programs and cost details simultaneously.


  • Occasional day trips with possible overnight travel may be required; potential international travel.

  • May be required to travel domestically and internationally (Canada) 20%

  • May be required to drive a company car.

  • Valid driver’s license is required as well as a clean driving record.


G-TECH Services, Inc. is a leading certified recruitment and placement firm that specializes in providing highly skilled staff in technical fields such as engineering, IT, procurement, finance and accounting. We have well-established relationships with some of the most respected companies in the country and know our clients’ job requirements and corporate cultures. Once we understand your experience and career aspirations, we aim to connect you with the right opportunity.

At G-TECH, we embrace a personalized approach to professional staffing, recognizing the important link between employee and employer satisfaction. We work tirelessly to connect qualified job seekers with positions that align with their career goals, skillsets and personalities. Upon placement, we support our employees throughout the duration of their assignments, providing them with a direct point of contact who serves as a dedicated advocate and sounding board. As our employees can attest, this approach is consistently effective in bettering the contract employment experience.

At G-TECH, our mission is simple: we are dedicated to connecting great people with great places to work.

ID 76760

# of Openings 1

Recruiter Stacie Howell

Category Cost

Recruiter Email showell@gogtech.com

Job Location US-MI-Auburn Hills