KEVIN G. GANNON
Waterford, Michigan 48329
Email: email@example.com, Cell: 248-***-****
*/** – 12/18
Strong organizational skills and familiar with balancing the needs of multiple tasks to meet deadlines. Very familiar with GD&T tolerancing and the build strategies needed to achieve the system level fit objectives. DFSS trained and certified and have lead Red X problem resolution projects in both Interiors and in Chassis areas. Have been responsible for and contributed to DFMEAs and DVP&Rs. Comfortable in presenting to various levels of leadership and have good Microsoft Office information organizational skills.
As a design/release engineer and engineering team leader, have lead the integration product system teams through the complete vehicle development process with the responsibility of balancing the piece cost, tooling investment and mass for multiple program cycles. Experienced at leveraging TeamCenter, UG NX and VisMockup to help to ensure that quality geometry solutions are achieved. Lead engineer at within the GM Advance Vehicle Development Exterior organization at the Warren Tech Center. In most recent assignment, responsible for bumper/fascia/grille integration on a future semi-autonomous pick-up program Lead Engineer responsible for the Co-Design product engineering of Chrysler Pacifica front door trim. Lead the Shanghai China execution of the design while collaborating with the interfacing teams on site at the Chrysler Tech Center. Product engineering IP team assignment to assist in the launch of the 2014 Grand Cherokee. Lead the IP systems for a FCA pre-spend assignment for a 2017 SUV project.
Worked as a contract engineer at GM Warren Tech Center leading issue resolution in the launch of the Corvette cut & sew IP system
7/11-8/12 Global Subsystem Leadership Team IP systems: Engineering Team Leader of global BOM family owners for IP systems. Responsible for strategic planning and technical mentorship of global GM IP community. 9/06-7/11: Integration Engineering Group Manager representing Interiors on the Cadillac SRX and Saab 94X programs along with product release engineering team responsibility for the IP and console subsystem team. 9/00-9/06: Engineering Team Leader - lead Chassis team responsible for system product release of electronic and hydraulic steering systems for Body Frame Integral programs.
4/96-9/00: Engineering Team Leader - lead the Interior product team responsible for mini vans, cross over vans and performance vehicles instrument panel, floor console, interior trim and overhead systems product release. 6/94-4/96: Engineering Team Leader - lead the team responsible for North American coordination of door trim, interior trim, overhead systems, carpets and acoustic treatment product execution strategies and best practices development. 6/85-6/94: Design release engineer responsible for the 1997 Century/Regal instrument panel system starting from concept clays through integration vehicles. 1994 Caprice instrument panel system from concept clays into production. Lake Superior State University, Sault Ste. Marie, MI Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology May 1985