FASTTEK GLOBALpowered by Fast Switch - Great Lakes
(734) 744-9373
Auburn Hills, Michigan
Body Component Engineer - Intermediate #893167
  • This position will be responsible for the development and execution of closures design best practices on Front and Rear Closures systems.
  • Front and rear closures systems consist of hoods, liftgates, decklids, fenders, gas props, manual props and the sealing / hardware interfaces of each.
  • The Design Release Engineer will work with CAD engineers, attend packaging meetings, provide launch support at the assembly plant, and coordinate with suppliers.
  • Responsible for change management, EBOM, cost and mass imperatives. Manage and support DV/PV testing with the supplier to meet program timing.
  • Determine root cause of issues using structured problem solving and write appropriate change notices.
  • Travel as required to assembly plants and suppliers within NAFTA region
  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited university
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in design and release engineering experience preferably in lighting
  • knowledge in plastic molding and manufacturing technologies; familiarity with electronics and optics systems.
  • Advanced level of design/development engineering experience in Body – Closures.
  • Self-starter and motivated to produce results and stay on schedule.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, Powerpoint.
Additional Info:
At FastTek Global, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories. Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve and have a little fun along the way.
We have been doing this with pride, dedication and plain, old-fashioned hard work for 24 years!
FastTek Global is financially strong, privately held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.
We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things and we do them for Fortune 10, Fortune 500, and technology start-up companies.
Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefit options you can choose the benefits you need or want, options include:
  • Medical and Dental (FastTek pays majority of the medical program)
  • Vision
  • Personal Time Off (PTO) Program
  • Long Term Disability (100% paid)
  • Life Insurance (100% paid)
  • 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match
Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.
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