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Jmj Phillip Group Design Development Engineer in Novi, Michigan

Design Development Engineer Job Opening in Detroit, Michigan. A manufacturer of plastic components for automotive applications is currently seeking aspanDesign Development Engineer in the greater Detroit area t/spano join their staff. This position will work on designing injection molded parts for different automotive-related applications. A great candidate for the Design Development Engineer jobwould have experience with injection molded parts and a great familiarity with CAD design software.spanOverview:/spanThe Design Development Engineer will create and improve plastics components for automotive OEM customers while working out of Detroit, Michigan. The Design Development Engineer will usually serve on a project staff, but will also work alongside CAD drafters evaluating and improving their designs. The Design Development Engineer will utilize CAD to develop different plastic engine components in Detroit, Michigan.h5spanDetroit Design Development Engineer Job Opening/span/h5ulliDevelop designs of hoses, tubes, and other plastic injection molded parts for automotive engines out of the Detroit, Michigan plant./liliFor this job, evaluate, improve, and refine designs of current products to improve efficiency and minimize cost./liliEvaluate the work of CAD drafters, providing coaching and mentoring as necessary for each job./liliCheck other Design Development Engineer work as necessary to ensure maximized efficiency./liliAnalyze customer specifications and design products to meet job order specifications./liliCollaborate with manufacturing and quality staff to evaluate designs for manufacturability./liliKeep record of all designs and design changes from the Detroit, Michigan plant./liliPartner with quality and manufacturing staff as necessary during Failure Mode Effect Analysis./liliThe Design Development Engineer must collaborate with project design staff to improve designs and rectify issues with different job orders./liliDesign and redesign products as necessary to ensure customer satisfaction while working in Detroit, Michigan./liliThe Design Development Engineer must maintain knowledge of trends and innovations in plastic injection molded engine components through membership in trade organizations, following trade journals and periodicals, attending workshops or classes, and attending trade events./li/ulspanDesign Development Engineer (Detroit Area) Job Requirements:/spanulliA bachelorrsquo;s degree in manufacturing engineering, mechanical engineering, or a closely related discipline./liliExperience designing plastic injection molded parts for automotive applications, engine components preferred./liliExceptional design skills with autoCAD software./liliExceptional attention to detail./liliEffective written and verbal communication skills./liliComfortable working with design colleagues and evaluating the work of peers and junior staff./liliComfortable serving as a mentor and advisor for junior personnel./liliGreat computer skills. Familiar with Microsoft office (Word, powerpoint, Excel, Outlook). Able to use design databases and design software. Mastercam/Unigraphics experience is a significant plus./liliPrevious automotive OEM design experience is a plus./liliLean Six Sigma training or certification is a significant plus./liliAble to work as part of a team./li/ula title="" href=""http