Automotive and Mobility Supplier
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Job Posting TitleProduct Engineer
Job Description SummaryLeads the project planning design development testing and release of new products and product enhancements. Projects are broad and varied, requiring inclusion of technical and business context and solving of non-routine problems.
•Gathers and comprehends customer requirements by supporting the team prior to and during customer interface meetings; researching and recording historical and benchmark information regarding the customer’s need; creating and maintaining a record of potential risks with the product design.
•Translates customer requirements into product specifications; interfaces with customer representatives to ensure their desired features and performance levels are properly comprehended in product specifications.
•Compiles reports and completes documentation to track and facilitate the product development process; obtains an approved product number for the current product development cycle.
•Validates the design of new products or product enhancements by completing various analyses such as stack-ups, DFMEA, Finite Element Analysis, Design for Assembly/ Manufacturing studies, and Noise, Vibration, and Harshness studies.
•Participates in various technical reviews throughout the product development cycle; prepares technical presentations to various stakeholders.
•Establishes key product characteristics and develops a bill of materials for an approved design.
•Compiles reports and completes documentation to track and facilitate the product development process.
•Coordinates the testing and validation of product designs; gains prototype and part approval.
•Attains final authorization, documentation, and release to production of a new product or product enhancement design; completes design drawings or other documentation; obtains drawing approval and issuance of notice of release; supports product launch activities.
•All other duties as assigned.
Required Skills and Education
Bachelors Degree in Applied Science preferred or equivalent work experience.
Requires 2 years experience in engineering function, (5 years experience preferred).
About American Axle & Manufacturing
As a leading global Tier 1 Automotive and Mobility Supplier, AAM (NYSE: AXL) designs, engineers and manufactures Driveline and Metal Forming technologies to support electric, hybrid and internal combustion vehicles. Headquartered in Detroit with nearly 85 facilities in 18 countries, AAM is bringing the future faster for a safer and more sustainable future. We work together to support our customers on global and regional platforms with a focus on quality, operational excellence and technology leadership.
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