FASTTEK GLOBALpowered by Fast Switch - Great Lakes
(734) 744-9373
Auburn Hills, Michigan
Design Release Engineer - Intermediate #894414
Job Description:
Body - Systems & Components Design Release Engineer
The Product Design Engineer will be responsible for the engineering, design, development, timing and production release of body system closure weatherstrip sealing systems to meet vehicle and component functional objectives. Other responsibilities will include managing supplier development activities, quality improvements, weight reduction, cost reduction, development, and validation of assigned components.
This role involves the use of predictive tools during design phase through component and vehicle level testing prior to launch, communicating technical product status, and competitor benchmarking to management.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, or equivalent
  • Five years of relevant experience
  • Two years of experience in closure weatherstrip sealing systems design and application
  • Design and release experience in body engineering
  • Experience in NX in a production release environment
  • Experience in Teamcenter
  • Strong program management skills with a goal/target minded discipline
  • Possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team oriented, self-starter with demonstrated problem solving skills
  • Manufacturing or launch experience
  • Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) Green Belt/Black Belt
  • Knowledge of EPDM/TPV materials, and extrusions/injection molding processes
Additional Info:
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We have been doing this with pride, dedication and plain, old-fashioned hard work for 24 years!
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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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