Nexteer Automotive Product Engineer (2018) in Saginaw, Michigan
We are looking for candidates who are eager to work in a team environment that is both analytical and hands on. Product Engineers are the “hub of the wheel”; they are assigned to a program and become the program expert. Every day is different depending on the phase of program implementation. Candidates have the opportunity to see the entire life cycle of their assigned program from conception to production due to Nexteer’s vertical integration and having world class test and validation facilities on site. Candidates have the ability to utilize their strengths and grow within the Product Engineering organization as well as being able to move to other functional staffs within Nexteer. Positions are available in our Electric Power Steering product line.
This position is located in Saginaw, MI. For the right candidate, we offer a generous relocation package.
Leads product design analysis and process
Releases advance product components and/or line of products
Diagnoses and corrects deficiencies
Maintains cost controls
Provides technical direction to support personnel
Leads test and/or development programs
Coordinates supportive build programs
Leads engineering projects with other departments and/or application centers
Coordinates with vendors and/or customers on a regular basis
Provides engineering support to manufacturing facilities
Stays abreast of new technology
Deep understanding of engineering theory and principles of design
Oral and written communications skills
Understanding of probability and statistical analysis
Interest in product design, particularly automotive
Familiarity with manufacturing processes and controls
High level of analytical ability where problems are unusual or difficult
High level of interpersonal skills to work effectively with others
Demonstrated project leadership skills
Advance understanding of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing
General understanding of vehicle ride dynamics (Preferred)
Strong computer application experience in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
Education:Bachelor - Engineering (Mechanical or Electrical Preferred)
Equal Opportunity Employer Disabled/Minorities/Veterans/Women
VEVRAA Federal Contractor
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