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Engineer Mechanical

Rochester, MI
May 23, 2020

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Jongkook Yoo 248-***-**** Rochester, MI


Mechanical Engineer with 20+ years of automotive design experience. Specialized in window regulator, sunroof, door module and door closing system design and development. Currently a U.S citizen and will not require any Visa sponsorship.


LGChem-M,I April 2019 – Current

Sr. Design Release Engineer Troy, MI

Responsible for the mechanical parts design and all quality issues for FCA GSW HV Battery Pack Assy.

General Motors April 2015 – April.2019

Design Release Engineer Warren, MI

Responsible for the design and all quality issues for D2LC/E2UL/C1UC/C1TL/C1UB-S Sunroof module and drain hoses.

Troubleshot design testing quality and manufacturing issues.

Utilized ICD, DFMEA, PRTS, CTF, E2 and Visual Mockup

Webasto June 2013 – March 2015

Senior Product Engineer Rochester, MI

Was in charge of the design release for the sunroof module and component for Ford F150.

Responsible for problem analysis and solution reporting for F150 sunroof.

Provided solution for testing issues

Gecom July 2012 – May 2013

Senior Design Engineer Novi, MI

Designed and developed the hood latch, secondary catch, striker for Chrysler 14KL, 15UF.

Designed and developed the Hinge Assy, Striker Assay for Subaru 14BF.

Engineered Toyota Tacoma access control assy as a guest engineer at Toyota R&D in Ann Arbor, MI.

Marquardt Switch June 2011 – July 2012

Senior Mechanical Engineer Rochester, MI

Designed and Developed Chrysler/Toyota automotive switch and systems.

Utilized CATIA V5 in order to create a 3D design concept model, custom assembly drawing and component drawings.

Inteva Products April 2010 – May 2011

Senior Product Engineer Troy, MI

Designed and developed inside/outside door closure systems for 2012 programs.

Hi-Lex Controls September 2006 – April 2010

Senior Product Engineer and Liaison Rochester Hills, MI

Was responsible for door module system engineer development of Hyundai Kia program.

Coordinated engineer teams in Hi-Lex USA and Hi-Lex Korea.

Made components and assembled drawings and models using Catia V5.

Arvin Meritor-Korea Ltd. July 2003– July 2006

Product Engineer and Coordinator Seoul, Korea

Coordinated and supported door module systems for Hyundai-Kia programs between Hyundai-Kia engineers and Arvin Meritor engineers.

Reported problems and test issues to design teams.

Underwent Catia V5 training to support design.

Production Development Programs: Hyundai NF-Sonata, Hyundai Azera, Hyundai Sante Fe, Kia Seed.

Kwangjinsanggong June 1993 – June 2003

Engineering Manager South Korea

Responsible for window regulator system development, including C&D, X-ARM type for Hyundai-Kia, GM-USA, GM-Holden in Australia and different Chinese programs.

Made component, assembly drawing, and 3D-layout with kinematic function by Catia V4.

Dispatched to Kwangjin-America in Troy, MI from Jan 1997 to July 1998 for developing GM-USA programs, including MLCG-Car and SCG-Car.

Production Development Programs: Hyundai TB Project, Hyundai MX Project, Hyundai M2 Project, Kia MS Project, GM-Holden VY/VE Project, GM-Daewoo J100 Project, GMX160/220/310 Project, GM Saturn-Car Project, Chinese Window Regulator Design and Development.


Pusan National University Class of 1991

Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Design Pusan, Korea

GPA: 3.6


Catia V5 - Modeling, drawing, assembly, surface

Unigraphics – NX, Visual mockup

Black Belt in DFSS

Bilingual in English and Korean

GD&T, DFMEA, DVP&R, SPC, QS900, Tolerance Stack-up, Teamcenter, CAE, ICD, PRTS, CTF

Microsoft Excel, Word, Powerpoint

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