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G-TECH Services, Inc. Product Engineer - Automotive Exterior Lighting in Dearborn, Michigan

Job Description

  • 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, 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, fixture design, and product validation

  • Knowledge of global lighting regulations

Experience Required

  • 3+ months of related lighting/electronics/optics applications experience

Experience Preferred

  • 1+ years of related lighting/electronics/optics applications experience

Education Required

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

Education Preferred

  • Master's Degree or other Advanced Degree in Electrical, Mechanical, Software, or Optics Engineering

  • MBA's

Category Product Engineering

Function Engineering

Req ID JN -112019-112977

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