Product Engineer - Powertrain

Dearborn, MI

Posted: 07/15/2019 Employment Type: Contract Job Industry: Automotive Job Number: 15-24334
The Fuel Systems department is looking for Design and Release PD Engineer in Powertrain with some product design work experience (minimum 2-3 years). Experience in automotive/powertrain engineering is desired; further, Fuel Systems (Diesel, Petrol or alt fuel) experience is preferred but not required. Candidate will be expected to take on complex engineering/analytical tasks and communicate well across a spectrum of people from fellow engineers up to and including upper management. Solid engineering, analytical and communication skills required to be able to cover all aspects of D&R responsibilities from supplier selection, managing all of fuel systems program deliverables through milestones and launch while working within financial and weight targets. It is critical that candidates have strong engineering problem solving skills, understanding of failure mode avoidance, product testing & validation, and understand how to conduct root cause analysis. Individual will be expected to develop and analyze design alternatives and ultimately execute program selected direction, support trade-off analysis for upfront components design with attributes and performance taken into account. Lead issues resolution; understand the steps required to identify the root cause and close design, development and build related issues. It is critical that the candidate possess excellent communication skills (verbal and written) in order to present issues and issue resolution plans to management and program teams. It will be expected that the engineer will lead in the building of a technically strong organization, develop processes that promote timely delivery of system and competent designs with robust performance. It is expected that candidates possess engineering passion and motivation/ability to be a self-starter.

Skills Required:
Engineering/Product Development Excellent Communication Skills

Experience Required:
Engineering/Product Development

Experience Preferred:
Some automotive engineering: preferably experience in Powertrain, ideally in Fuel Systems.

Education Required:
BS in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering

Education Preferred:
MS in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering

Greg Allen
Senior Technical Recruiter

With over 14 years of recruiting experience, Greg specializes in recruiting military veterans for Contract Professionals, Inc.'s defense clients nationwide (CONUS)and overseas (OCONUS). Part of his job is to also mentor new CPI recruiters and assist them in meeting their career objectives.

Greg takes great pride in his ability to support our military veterans, as they navigate the transition process. This includes providing transitioning military personnel with job information and vital career guidance, after they are discharged from the military. Greg regularly works to support transitioning military personnel and veterans by matching their skills to a rewarding career within their area of expertise.

Greg holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Western Michigan University.

He enjoys golf, cooking, travel, music and most sports!  Go Broncos!

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