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Engineer Program Manager

Location:
Highland Charter Township, Michigan, United States
Posted:
September 16, 2019

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Athear Salem

**** ******** **, ****** ****, MI **390

adac9b@r.postjobfree.com

248-***-****

SUMMARY

Program Manager

Senior Lead Engineer

Design Release Engineer

Development Engineer

Product Engineer

Value Engineer, Cost Reduction

Application Engineer

Results-oriented engineering professional with over 25 years of experience in Program management and Product development. Working as a senior lead engineer and Program Manager on all programs. “Cradle to Grave” (concept to launch) development expertise including several successfully launched programs at customer plants and sites.

CORE COMPETENCIES

Interior/Exterior Trim

Interior Cockpit (IP) & Consoles

Interior Seats (seat complete)

Roof Rack

Exhaust Systems

Plastic Injection molding, Vacuum forming, and extrusion process

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Catia V5

NX Unigraphics (UG)

Team Center

PRO E Wildfire

WERS/AVBOM/FEEDE BOM Release System

E SQUARED, PRTS+, VIS Mockup

DVP&R, DFMEA, PFMEA

Lean Manufacturing, 8D

RCON, TRIZ, ARIZ

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Ford Motor Company / Dearborn, MI (Contract)

Program Manager (3/2019–07/2019)

Worked in IP and console group. Worked on all ducts on new program.

Fiat Chrysler Automotive / Auburn Hills, MI (Contract)

Lead Engineer/Program Manager (11/2018/–3/2019)

Worked on roof rack for new program. Utilized all the FCA release systems to release plastic injection molded the roof rack.

Worked with NX CAD and team center to modify cad and release parts in milestones.

Met all the milestones for the new program with program management.

Ford Motor Company / Dearborn, MI (Contract)

Sr. Lead Engineer/Program Manager (3/2013–11/2018)

Working on program management on cost reduction for soft trim components for all North American programs

Worked on plastic injection molded parts and others.

Exceeded cost targets for the 2015, 2016, 2017 & 2018

Solved problems at plant level and manufacturing issues as they came up.

Supervised lower level employees with less experience and mentored retired engineers that came back to work

Sr. Lead Engineer

Worked on soft trim components from concept to production for design and development Responsibilities include Program management for several programs, global and North America

Utilizing CAD, CATIA V5, Vis Mockup, and Team Center for developing components and assemblies from cradle to grave

Worked and managed six global programs. 2 in Europe, 1 in China, 3 in North America

Navistar / Lisle, IL (3/2011-10/2012)

Sr. Team Lead Engineer / Program Manager

Program Manager for interior part from concept to production on several global truck programs using Team center and UG/NX for design.

Design responsibility for components from studio to production: floor mats, mirrors, floor foot rest, and foot locker

Training: Trained in Program management (11/2008-3/2011)

Tenneco Automotive / Grass Lake, MI (1/2008 - 11/2008)

Senior Development Engineer

Exhaust systems supplier to OEM (Caterpillar off-road). DOC (diesel oxidation catalyst) and DPF (diesel particulate filters). Designed parts on CATIA V5

CONTRACT POSITIONS

Madison Heights, MI (1/2002-12/2007)

GM Engineering Supervisor/Seating and Interiors (Contract)

Product engineer from studio to launch for IP cockpit, Console, carpet and acoustics for GM

GM Application Engineer / Program Manager

Design and released Plastic baffles dampers from concept to production

Ford Value Engineer / Seating & Interiors

Interior material cost reduction team for seating and carpet & acoustics

Troy, MI (5/1994-12/2001) (Contract)

GM Design/Release Engineer (DRE) / Interiors & Seating

New Brand vehicle development for GM

Lead Seat Complete Engineer. Lead carpet and acoustic engineer

Ford Design/Release Engineer

Design, release and development engineer for carpet and acoustics (FORD)

Ford Product Engineer

Designed plastic components from concept to production for wiring harness and components

Ford Development Engineer

OBDII Catalyst Monitor. Development Engineer for Transmission group

EDUCATION

Wayne State University / Detroit, MI BSME (Mechanical Engineer)



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