FASTTEK GLOBALpowered by Fast Switch - Great Lakes
(734) 744-9373
Auburn Hills, Michigan
Mechanical Engineer - Intermediate #892943
Job Description:
The Mechanical Engineer – Intermediate will be responsible for the design, development and release efforts for automotive components from inception to production.   The Mechanical Engineer – Intermediate will be involved with current production components in addition to future development programs. 
Responsibilities will include, but not limited to:
  • Design vehicle components from concept and prototype build levels to production, including characteristics from Lessons Learned in other programs and the COE engineering requirements.
  • Develop statement of work/source package for the component supplier.
  • Assess component suppliers to determine their technical competence to manufacture the component.
  • Develop DFMEA’s to identify potential failure modes and DVP&Rs to ensure that functional objectives are met by the component design and validation is completed.
  • Design the component for manufacturability and assembly, as well as work with other Product Engineers with interfacing components and systems.
  • Participate in post-test reviews including failure analysis, and work closely with suppliers and manufacturing plants to ensure that design changes are robust and feasible for manufacturing.
  • Lead global cross functional teams to develop parts which meet all regions requirements.
  • Define “No Touch” zones on the components during assembly.
  • Critique the manufacturing equipment and functions on the supplier floor with Supplier Quality engineer.
  • Assess near production level parts, material dunnage and line delivery plans with the global teams, including the suppliers.
  • Track warranty items, work with supplier quality personnel to address manufacturing and quality concerns.
  • Deliver all functional and manufacturing aspects for the component.
  • BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from an ABET accredited university
  • 3-5 years plus related experience with automotive powertrain
  • Good communication, presentation and technical report writing skills (comfortable interfacing with business partners of all levels).
  • Engineer must be experienced with basic PC software (e.g. MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project)
  • Good teamwork skills, ability to work independently and to manage suppliers
  • Knowledge of NX Unigraphics / CAD modeling
  • Stack up confidence analyst / knowhow
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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