Pack Systems Optimization Engineer
Pack Systems Optimization Engineer: Crash structure including frame/subframe, suspension, steering system, wheel end, flexibles, power plant, dash mounted components or exhaust (as applicable). Responsibilities Include: - Analyze complex systems - Develop benchmarks for multifunctional systems, including enterprise cost, weight and function - Cascade realistic/balanced targets and functional breakdown to deliver quality and value - Develop cross-functional solutions that deliver cost, weight, performance and meet customer needs - Lead trade-off discussions in Systems Engineering Reviews - Work with purchasing to determine cost effective sourcing of the system - Develop new methods for system optimization and drive into the engineering process - Use SysML to document system information e.G. Requirements, behavior, and structure
- 8+ years of automotive and Systems Engineering experience
- 5+ years of relevant domain knowledge in body structures, electrical systems, electrical motors, chassis, or vehicle engineering
- Skill with a current optimization software such as Mode frontier or Heeds Demonstrated cross-functional team leadership ability
- Experienced in CAD, SysML and quality documentation (DFMEA, LFMA, Boundary Documents)
Bachelor' s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, System' s Engineering, or Physics
Matt started with Contract Professionals, Inc. in November 2014. He began as a Technical Recruiter assigned to the automotive team. He worked hand in hand with account managers, to spearhead specific projects with CPI's clients. Driven to succeed, Matt achieved his goal(s) within the first year. He continued working on accounts and he learned the leadership process throughout his 4-year career at CPI.
When the opportunity presented itself, he was promoted to Account Manager of the automotive division. He navigates the challenges in this new role by utilizing the senior staff in the office.
Matt was awarded a Bachelor of Art in Environmental Studies at University of Michigan. Matt also received an Associate degree in Automotive Mechanics from a local community college.
Matt is thriving as a new Account Manager at CPI, and he looks forward to the challenges that await him in the workforce solutions industry.