G-TECH Services, Inc. Mechanical Engineer - Intermediate in Auburn Hills, Michigan

Job Description:

  • The Mechanical Engineer – Intermediate will be responsible for the design, development and release efforts for automotive components from inception to production.

  • The Mechanical Engineer – Intermediate will be involved with current production components in addition to future development programs.

  • Design vehicle components from concept and prototype build levels to production, including characteristics from Lessons Learned in other programs and the COE engineering requirements.

  • Develop statement of work/source package for the component supplier.

  • Assess component suppliers to determine their technical competence to manufacture the component.

  • Develop DFMEA’s to identify potential failure modes and DVP&Rs to ensure that functional objectives are met by the component design and validation is completed.

  • Design the component for manufacturability and assembly, as well as work with other Product Engineers with interfacing components and systems.

  • Participate in post-test reviews including failure analysis, and work closely with suppliers and manufacturing plants to ensure that design changes are robust and feasible for manufacturing.

  • Lead global cross functional teams to develop parts which meet all regions requirements.

  • Define “No Touch” zones on the components during assembly.

  • Critique the manufacturing equipment and functions on the supplier floor with Supplier Quality engineer.

  • Assess near production level parts, material dunnage and line delivery plans with the global teams, including the suppliers.

  • Track warranty items, work with supplier quality personnel to address manufacturing and quality concerns.

  • Deliver all functional and manufacturing aspects for the component.

Requirements:

  • BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from an ABET accredited university.

  • 3-5 years plus related experience with mechanical engineering component design.

  • Good communication, presentation and technical report writing skills (comfortable interfacing with business partners of all levels).

  • Engineer must be experienced with basic PC software (e.g. MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project).

  • Good teamwork skills, ability to work independently and to manage suppliers.

  • Knowledge of releasing process, DFMEA’s, DVP’s and root cause analysis methodologies.

Preferred Requirements:

  • MBA or Master of Science in Applied Physics, Mechanical, Electrical, Aerospace, Industrial, or Computer Engineering, or related Engineering field from an ABET accredited university.

Travel:

  • Will be required to drive a company car.

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

  • Will be required to travel domestically and internationally up to 20% .

Category Product Engineering

Function Engineering

Req ID JN -012019-110503