- Bachelor's Degree
- Master's Degree
- Microsoft Project
- Air Brake
- Project Management
- Analysis Skills
This position will perform a full range of technical work including writing test request, draft DVP&R documents, develop components, complete DFMEA studies, supplier development activities, following a stage-gate development process. This position also leads empirical investigations resolving component level root-cause analysis.
Plans, conducts and coordinates a broad range of complex engineering technical assignments requiring an in-depth knowledge of foundation brake hardware and validation techniques including laboratory and metal fatigue bench test.
DVP&R & DFMEA creation and execution.
Lead C&S 8D root cause analysis. May handle overflow ADB/FDB development projects as needed.
Has appreciable latitude for independent action and decision.
Position is non-supervisory.
Regarded as a foundation brake hardware technical expert in the area of design and validation.
May be required to direct and coordinate test activities on specific assignments.
Demonstrated problem-solving skills in a team environment
DFMEA and DVP&R processes
Confident with technical presentations to internal and external customers & suppliers.
Knowledge of air brake systems a plus
Knowledge of GD&T
Strong Microsoft Project skills and considerable experience with managing timing of the product development cycle
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering is required
M.S. in Mechanical Engineering is preferred
Effective at communicating complex design principles with a variety of audience including customers and suppliers
Self-starter/self-motivating with a bias for action and results driven. Detail oriented and driven to complete assigned tasks on time
Capable of multi-tasking and adapting to changing priorities
Strong problem solving skills
Solid analytical skills
Good organizational and project management skills
Strong knowledge of the material properties of a variety of steels used for machined and stamped components
5 years minimum in automotive or commercial vehicle product development team with a tier 1 or OEM environment.
Six Sigma experience is strongly preferred.
Experience with foundation brake hardware design within the automotive industry or commercial vehicle industry is highly preferred.
8D process experience and demonstrated implementation of PCA solutions will be highly regarded.