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Sr. Engineer

Location: Farmington Hills, Michigan, United States
Job ID: R0003135
Date Posted: Jul 6, 2021
Segment: Smart Life
Business Unit: Hitachi Automotive
Company Name: Hitachi Astemo Americas, Inc.
Profession (Job Category): Engineering & Science
Job Type (Experience Level): Experienced
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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Description

General Responsibilities:

Plan and manage activities for multiple projects to ensure goals or objectives are accomplished within a prescribed time frame by performing any combination of essential duties and responsibilities.

Job Responsibilities:

We are looking for a qualified individual to work in the challenging area of electronic controller packaging. Said individual will work as a member of a design team and will be responsible for the design and implementation of the enclosures that contain the electronics for various electronic devices such as engine controllers, transmission controllers, Hybrid Power Inverters, Battery modules, etc.

Individual will also work closely with our key customers. For locally designed products, individual will be directly working with customer to make sure that all project deliverables are net. For products designed at satellite offices, individual will serve as communication liaison between the overseas design site and the customer.

Qualifications:

Knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • 3D CAD – Solidworks is preferred
  • Basic FEA skills
  • Familiarity with standard automotive procedures (DFMEA, PPAP, Design Reviews, etc.)
  • Ability to manage, organize and plan time and projects
  • Good communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Able to work independently to achieve a project completion
  • Able to set and manage budgets
  • DFM
  • VA/VE
  • Working electrical knowledge
  • Foreign Language
  • Working knowledge of various manufacturing techniques

Additionally, the ability to work independently with minimal direction is required as are strong verbal and written communication skills. Experience with PCs and application software, such as MS Office tools is also required.

Education:   Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, MS preferred

Experience:  5-7 years of experience as a design engineer. Any experience working as a design engineer in the automotive industry is a plus.

Working conditions: 

  • Physical Demands: Required to sit or stand for long periods of time. The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
  • Travel: Domestic and international may be required as needed. The candidate will occasionally need to travel to multiple global locations to support project development.

Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

If you need a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job at Hitachi, please send the nature of request and contact information to [email protected] Queries other than accommodation requests will not be responded to.

Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

If you need a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job at Hitachi, please send the nature of request and contact information to [email protected]. Queries other than accommodation requests will not be responded to.

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