FCA US, LLC Surface Feasibility Lead in Auburn Hills, Michigan
The Surface Feasibility Interior Trim Engineer is responsible for synthesizing engineering requirements with Product Design Office (PDO) appearance requirements across all programs through concurrent 3D data development, from theme select to Step 3 program milestones. The Engineer will ensure that the PDO surface release supports engineering design practices and lessons learned. The selected candidate will drive PDO surface priorities at the component level to ensure PDO surface is completed in time to support engineering deliverables and component tool kick-off timing. The Engineer will provide consistent engineering feasibility support to PDO team for interior trim components across all programs.Basic Qualifications:•Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or equivalent experience•Minimum 5 years of experience in cockpit, seats or hard trim design/development in areas of:•Instrument panel•Floor console•Door trim•Hard trim•Soft trim•Overhead systems•Injection molded components•Catia V5 or V6, NX, Teamcenter, FCA business system experience•Self-starter with ability to lead and direct a cross-functional team•Energetic leaderPreferred Qualifications:•Experience in advanced engineering program support with PDO (OEM or supplier level)•Understanding and appreciation for both PDO and engineering design requirements•Hands on experience with design, release and manufacturing of interior trim or cockpit components•Knowledge of tooling (injection molding, blow molding, foaming, stamping)•Injection molding, blow molding, foaming process and stamping experience•MS Office experienceOur benefits reflects the FCA commitment to helping you reach your personal and professional goals. In addition to an environment that promotes career development, we offer benefits for a healthy lifestyle and a rewarding future, designed to take care of you and your family, in various stages of life.As a global company, our employee packages will vary by country, customary norms and the legal entity into which you are hired.Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.