Kforce Vehicle Systems Engineering Assistant in Warren, Michigan

Our Metro Detroit automotive client is looking for a Vehicle Systems Engineering Assistant for a long-term, renewable contract position. Summary: Vehicle Systems Engineer (VSE) Assistant for Electrical will support the VSEs in their work as the single voice to the program team. The following is a summary of the initial roles and responsibilities of a VSE Assistant.The VSE Assistant supports or leads work on the following:

  • Build support

  • Imperatives (cost, investment, proto tooling, quality)-targets, status, balance, etc.

  • Interface Control Document (ICD) issue resolution

  • Resolution of issues across teams

  • Resolution of internal EE issues

  • Issue tracking and closure

  • Gate readiness status and reviews

  • Readiness meetings

  • Engineering with Excellence reviews

  • No Trouble Found (NTF) and Captured Test Fleet (CTF) reviews

  • Manages Bill of Material (BOM) reconciliation and ensure correctness for electrical team

  • Represent electrical team at Build Readiness Reviews

  • Travel as required


  • Balance the needs of the program team with the budget they have to support the project

  • Balancing budgets

  • Problem solving and issue resolution (ex: items are late, broken, do not fit, etc.)

  • Assisting on studies (ex: what if we took this out, added this in, etc.)

  • Ensuring that products are executed on time

  • In pre-production candidates will spend time with vehicles identifying problems and solving them through the DRE's in a timely manner

  • Technical project management, must be good at managing many items at once, earn people's confidence, communicate items clearly

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:HoursMinimum Compensation:30.00Maximum Compensation:35.00