Axletech Llc Project Engineer in Troy, Michigan
POSITION OVERVIEW: The primary responsibility is to design, develop, test, applicate and release AxleTech Products. Support current products and customers including OEMs and end users. This person interfaces directly with external customers, end users, and suppliers. This person will also internally interface with purchasing, sales, product support, component testing and manufacturing functions.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS-Extensive, direct and detailed design experience of automotive components and products (may include design of cast housings, heavy-duty steel shafts, heavy duty helical and spur gearing, tapered bearings and involute splines).-Lead projects to production and assist with on-going production electric axles programs-Support and accommodate customer needs on production electric axle programs-Collaborate with several team members on technical reviews, aid in cost-savings, provide feedback, and document lessons learned-Perform engineering calculations such has bolted joint, welds, press fits, etc.-Implement design modifications using sound engineering principles, GDT and tolerance stacks-Perform DFMEA, PFMEA and Risk analysis-Support DVP activities and PV testing-Conduct problem-solving techniques such as 8D or root cause analysis-Occasional travel may be required.-May perform other duties as requested by manager-Occasional travel may be requiredREQUIRED POSITION QUALIFICATIONSEducation•Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent field Experience•Minimum 4 years’ experience•Proficient in Microsoft Office•Excellent verbal and written communication skills•Strong organizational skills•Thorough knowledge of GDT application•Proficient in Creo basic modelingPREFERRED POSITION QUALIFICATIONS•Master’s degree preferred•Experience with Automotive or heavy-duty transmissions, axle or powertrain components.•Production launch experienceEqual Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/DisabledIt is the policy of AxleTech to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of race, religion, color, , age, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.AxleTech offers a full competitive benefit package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401K, vacation, holidays, educational assistance and many other great benefits!