Cosma International Sr. Product Engineer in Troy, Michigan
Cosma provides a comprehensive range of body, chassis and engineering solutions to global customers. Through our robust product engineering, outstanding tooling capabilities and diverse process expertise, we continue to bring lightweight and innovative products to market.
Responsible for the design, development and release of automotive components and/ or systems. Plans and designs structural products and systems, and directs and coordinates activities involved in fabrication, operation, application, installation, and repair of structural products and systems. Process related experience (stamping, joining, casting, assembly), open minded to investigate out of box concepts, willingness to try new ideas, a strong ability to apply background theories to problem solving and planning.
Analyzes data to develop new designs for automotive components and systems. Designs components and systems to provide maximum customer value and vehicle function, including improved economy and safety of operation, and operational performance at optimum costs. Directs testing activities on components and equipment under designated conditions to ensure operational performance meets design specifications. Researches and analyzes data such as customer design proposal, specifications, and manuals to determine feasibility of design or application. Directs and coordinates fabrication and installation activities to ensure products and systems to conform to engineering design and customer specifications. Communicates design changes with customers as needed. Alters or modifies design to obtain specified functional and operational performance. Assists Automotive Designer in developing structural design. Communicates design concept with Structural Engineers and evaluates results of analysis. Evaluates and approves design changes, specifications, and drawing releases. Performs failure mode effect analysis (DFMEA's), design for assembly (DFA), and manufacturing (DFM), geometric dimensioning & tolerance (GD&T;) to component and systems.
Knowledge and Education
Bachelors Degree Required. Masters Degree Preferred.
Minimum five (5) years of related experience required.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear and use hands to finger, handle, and feel. The employee is required to reach with hands and arms and have adequate mobility to stand, walk, sit, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to twenty five (25) pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
Group: Cosma International
Division: Vehma International of America
Job Type: Regular