Description: The EE Component Design and Release Engineer is responsible for EE component design, development, packaging, testing, calibration, and releasing. The Engineer will interface with systems group to define vehicle level functional specifications. The candidate will also: Develop component level specifications; participate in Product Assurance Planning (Program Management); manage the supplier of the components; and component DFMEA (Design Failure Mode Effects Analysis), DVRR (Design Validation and Reliability Report), and Timing Proactive Quality Plan. The candidate will participate in Reactive Quality Problem Solving and will be supporting Supplier Quality during Process Sign-off (PS) and PFMEA reviews (Process Failure Mode Effects Analysis). In addition, the Engineer will be releasing components via Change Management System (CN's) and will interface with EMEA, APAC and LATAM counterparts on global commonality. Some travel to Mexico (supplier plant), EMEA, APAC, LATAM and FCA assembly plants.
-Bachelor of Science in Electrical, Mechanical, Computer Engineering or Computer Science (or equivalent) from an ABET accredited university.
-2+ years of automotive experience dealing with components that have mechanical, electronic, and software aspects.
-Strong leadership skills (prepared to lead a supplier team).
-Outstanding communication and organization skills.
-Master of Science degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited university.
-Understanding of automotive development process.
-Experience with modeling switches or other mechatronics electronic components in NX.
-Electronic ECU development and releasing experience.
Travel and Driving Requirements:
Valid driver’s license is required as well as a clean driving record.
May be required to travel domestically and internationally up to 20%