- Bachelor's Degree
- Master's Degree
- Microsoft Powerpoint
Participate with Hitachi US & Japan Design Engineering organizations in the original design / existing design improvements / performance validation / production launch, activities of xEV traction motors for various automotive powertrain products applications.
Create and / or oversee creation of component and assembly 3-D CAD models, along with related 2-D manufacturing drawings.
Facilitate accurate & timely motor program technical communication between OEM customers to the US / Japan design teams and related Hitachi manufacturing sites.
Participate as a member of a motor program global & local US cross functional teams providing needed product design technical support functions.
Provide as needed on-site support to the internal motor manufacturing sites for various engineering duties during sample and mass production timing.
Support various types of product pricing, quoting and cost investigation activities.
Prepare various types of technical data / information documents through the use of industry standard PC based software programs ( ex: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Lotus Notes, Solid works,
Interface as needed with customers, suppliers, internal and external contacts to achieve project deliverables.
Travel as necessary to support project objectives (Up to 25% of time) with potential training in Berea, KY and/or Japan.
The ideal candidate is required to:
Possess at min. a B.S. degree in Mechanical/Electrical Engineering studies or a related technical field.
Possess good skills & experience with one or more widely used automotive industry 3-D CAD programs to have generated full function, multi-part assy 3-D models.
Occasional travel as needed to HIAMS Japan or other HIAMS (AM) sites to support Motor program objectives. Some extended training or program support time in Japan is a possibility.
Demonstrate fluent English communication, strong initiative / motivation and problem solving skills in a turbulent environment.
Demonstrate ability to use various PC based programs to create / modify / present various types of data & information.
Have some level of practical work experience to perform and / or participate with CAE / FEA program simulation.
The ideal candidate is preferred to:
Possess a Masters Degree in Engineering studies or related technical field.
Have some level of practical experience and demonstrated accomplishments in the original design of HEV traction motors used in automotive applications.
Have experience interfacing with suppliers and customers to explain technical documents / drawings / information.
Have experience at original creation and / or review for revision of a product DFMEA
Have experience in using ANSYS for FEA calculations or similar software.
Fluent in both the English and Japanese languages.