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Fiat Chrysler Automobile Technical Specialist — Mechanical Design of Electric Machines in Auburn Hills, Michigan

Technical Specialist — Mechanical Design of Electric Machines

Job ID:1041723

Career Area:Engineering & Design

Job Category:Product Design & Engineering-Product Design

Location:Auburn Hills,MI


Date Posted:November 18, 2020

Brand:FCA Group

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Job Overview


The Technical Specialist — Mechanical Design of Electric Machines is responsible for the E-Motors’ Mechanical Design, Manufacturing, and Assembly for automotive electrification applications. This role includes the development of the Mechanical design and specification of different E-Motors for all types of Electrified Propulsion (LV/HV for MHEVs, PHEVs, and BEVs). Also, this role will provide technical assistance to other E-Motor Design Aspects. The Technical Specialist — Mechanical Design of Electric Machines will coordinate prototype build and dyno test activities. The Technical Specialist — Mechanical Design of Electric Machines will stay abreast of new E-Motors technology including Benchmarking and Lead the Mechanical Design and Assembly activities and development. The Technical Specialist — Mechanical Design of Electric Machines will participate in E-Motors technical roadmap and develop different Mechanical concepts of E-Motors Systems to meet vehicle requirements.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Master of Science degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or equivalent Engineering from an ABET accredited university

  • Minimum of 5 years of Mechanical Design and Assembly for traction E-Motors

  • Experience in Designing, Manufacturing and Assembly of different Mechanical design topology for traction E-Motors (e.g., Indication Machines, Surface Permanent Magnet, Interior Permanent Magnet, PM Assist, etc.)

  • Experience with Mechanical Principles and Analysis (Finite Element Analysis, Simulation, and Modeling)

  • Experience of E-Motors’ Electromagnetic, Thermal, and NVH Analysis and Testing

  • Experience in E-Motors Design for Manufacturing and E-Motors Design for Assembly (DFMEA, PFEMA, DRBTR, DRBFM, etc.)

  • Experience in E-Motors prototyping and production

  • Materials knowledge in E-Motors sub-components

  • Knowledge of E-Motor design principles, operation, testing, and reliability

  • Knowledge of E-Motor sub-components design and development such as magnet wires, insulation papers, steel lamination, magnets, shaft, bearing, etc.

  • Knowledge of different E-Motor technologies, IPM, IM, Axial flux, SRM

  • Knowledge of different E-Motor Cooling technologies; Water, Oil, or Hybrid

  • Knowledgeable in regard to GD&T

  • As appropriate, owns the test-to-learn process, data collection, and analysis of E-Motors’ Mechanical Structure and Stresses results

  • Excellent communication skills and demonstrated ability to work both independently and with others

Preferred Qualifications:

  • PhD degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Equivalent Engineering from an ABET accredited university

  • Familiarity with automotive product development processes and project management

  • Excellent problem solving techniques and analytical ability

  • Excellent leadership skills

  • Design for Six Sigma (DFSS)

  • Knowledgeable in use of Team Center with experience in NX in a production release environment

Our 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.