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Project Engineer - New Product Development

Company:
TxMQ
Location:
Auburn Hills, Michigan, United States
Salary:
Competitive
Posted:
April 18, 2019

Description:

Project Engineer

Searching for a qualified Project Engineering professionals to join a rapidly expanding manufacturing facility in the automotive sector on the East coast. Positions available in New York, Pennsylvania and Michigan.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Direct and coordinate activities of a cross-functional engineering team for the quotation, design, development, and launch of company products. Assures that projects are completed on time, to budget, and exceed customer expectations.

• Lead efforts to resolve all technical issues related to design, performance, compliance, manufacturability, and/or quality.

• Analyze and provide technical input to designs, manufacturing methods, validation plans, and component designs. Components typically include injection molded plastic parts, die cast parts, stampings, and machined parts.

• Serve as the primary technical interface for customers as well as internal Sales and Marketing personnel.

• Analyze technology trends and integrate latest technology into company products in conjunction with the Design group to ensure that the company maintains its competitive advantage and status as the preferred supplier of their product lines.

• Evaluate and resolve manufacturing and performance issues with Manufacturing and Quality Departments using problem solving and root cause analysis methods to reduce potential NCRs and field issues and to avoid customer dissatisfaction.

• Assure that new products are developed and documented in accordance with internal NPI (New Product Introduction) procedures as well as TS16949 requirements.

• Lead efforts to develop product specifications/definitions in conjunction with customers and sales personnel. Direct and coordinate activities of a cross-functional engineering team to complete new product quotations and develop capital budgets.

• Support life cycle management (LCM) review initiatives on all products.

• Assist with Corporate productivity improvement projects and the timely achievement of engineering productivity goals.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

• Requires a Bachelor of Science in an Engineering discipline. Candidates with other technical degrees will be considered based on relevant work experience.

• Prefer candidates with at least 5 years work experience in project management.

• Prefer candidates with advanced degrees and/or certification in project management such as PMP.

• Other skills/experience desired follow: Project Management experience, MS project, PC skills (MS word/Excel/Access), 3D modeling experience (Unigraphics preferred), Design For Six Sigma, Design for Manufacturing, 6 Sigma Green/Black Belt Certification

• Due to International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Export Administration Regulations (EAR) requirements of this position, all candidates must be presently classified as a “US Person" which includes: a United States citizen; a permanent legal resident (green card holder); or a protected individual (refugee/asylum status)

• Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vets/Disabled

SALARY:

• Salary for this direct hire position will be commensurate with experience and will include a bonus, competitive benefits package, paid holidays and vacation, room for growth, etc.

HOW TO APPLY:

• Interested and qualified candidates should submit a Word formatted resume, employment references, and salary history for immediate consideration.

• Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

TxMQ, Inc.

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