FASTTEK GLOBALpowered by Fast Switch - Great Lakes
(734) 744-9373
Auburn Hills, Michigan
Product Engineer-Chassis Systems #894204
Job Description:
Product Engineer – Chassis suspension cradles, crossmembers, and sub-frames is responsible for the design, development, and validation of chassis structural components. The position will include all aspects of the upfront component design to ensure all system and vehicle level functional objectives are met and also performing the component and system level validation testing. Other aspects of the job include managing overall release of the components including the Bill of Material, CAD drawings, Design Verification Plan, and physical testing. Additional duties will include management of the cradle supplier, issuing engineering change notices, reviewing/approving FMEAs, DVP&Rs, vehicle build support, issue resolution and PPAP.
  • Minimum Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering, Structural engineering or equivalent is required from an ABET accredited university.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience related to the design of Chassis structural parts.
  • Previous experience with design, validation and manufacturing of stamped steel components, welded assemblies, and castings.
  • Technical understanding of virtual design of structural components - CAE analysis for Fatigue, NVH, and Impact.
  • Strong written / verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to use logical thinking to construct work plans to resolve complex issues with conflicting requirements across multiple organizations.
  • Must have ability to work effectively within a team environment and be able to perform job responsibilities with little supervision.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite applications (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, SharePoint).
Preferred Requirements:
  • Master of Science degree in Engineering or MBA
  • Basic understanding of Team Center and NX and ability to function in those systems to support day to day responsibilities.
Additional Info:
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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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