Donatech Senior Product Designer in Troy, Michigan

Senior Product Designer


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Location: Troy, Michigan

Position Overview:

This position is part of the Advanced Engineering team responsible for developing a portfolio of electric drive axles and mechatronic geared systems for our client's core segments. This position is primarily responsible for creating and maintaining all solid models, drawings, and assemblies of the products developed by the team.

Principal Accountabilities:

• Collaborate with engineering and product strategy teams on e-axle architectures and geared mechatronic system concepts

• Create solid models and drawings of e-axles and mechatronic systems in Creo 2.0

• Perform installation studies using customer or partner-supplied CAD data

• Perform Finite Element Analysis to handle thermal and structural analysis

• Apply Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T) to product designs

• Perform stack-ups and accuracy checks on models and drawings

• Release models and drawings in accordance with our client's engineering standards in Windchill 10.1

• Process changes to models and drawings as required

• Create exploded view drawings with associated parts lists

• Communicate with customers, partners, and suppliers as required

• Create appropriate customer-level models and drawings when necessary; Protect MTOR IP

Education / Experience / Competencies:

• 6+ years of related Designer experience required

• 4+ years of experience using Creo or Pro/Engineer required

• Associates degree preferred

• Experience designing axles, geared systems, and mechatronic products preferred

• Experience with DFA / DFM including designing castings, forgings, and weldments preferred

• Proficient in all aspects of Creo 2.0

• Proficient in proper GD&T

• Proficient in stack-up methodologies

• Familiarity with finite element analysis (FEA) boundary condition and load application modeling is desired

• Good verbal and written communication skills