General Motors Design Release Engineer - Seats - ENG0039677 in Warren, Michigan

Design Release Engineer - Seats

We are seeking experienced, motivated engineers to support the next generation of industry-leading Interiors. We’re committed to enhancing the product – with new features, new materials, and new technologies. To do this, we need forward-looking, innovative engineers who can help shape the future of automotive Seating.

Responsibilities include:

  • Generating and executing technical solutions for Seating to support new vehicle programs
  • Providing technical leadership for advanced component or technology development
  • Performing complex design analysis and evaluating engineering designs
  • Working cross-functionally to implement cost reduction, methods and product improvements, and to support prototype and production build activities
  • Balancing business imperatives, including but not limited to cost, mass, complexity, and timing
  • Production design release of Seating parts and subsystems
  • Communicating information to and from internal and external customer organizations
  • Responsible for seat compliance and performance to GM technical and quality standards throughout the seat’s life cycle

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from an accredited university (Technology degrees will not be considered)
  • Minimum two years of experience in product development not including internships.

Preferred Skills:

  • Master’s Degree or other Advanced Degree
  • Familiarity with the engineering design of seats or seating components or equivalent experience
  • Experience working with automotive OEM's and Seat supplier
  • Knowledge of industry seating requirements, FMVSS regulations and GM technical specifications