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Senior Engineer

United States - MI - Novi

Job Description

- Is a reference in his expertise domain and registered as an expert available for all locations 

- Prepares technical strategic decisions for the respective product/process 

- Provides specific subject matter technical expertise to the SDT 

- Ensures sustainability of technical expertise through inside and outside best business practice sharing 

- Communicates globally with peer SMTE´s (Subject Matter Technical Expert) 

- Continuously increases in depth knowledge of product and process through reverse engineering and best business practices sharing 

- Creates Innovative Solutions in this field - exceeding the state of the art available  technical knowledge 

- Fully documented to YFAI standards by using all YFAI standards and systems 

- Builds & organize enterprise  knowledge  in his domain (including writing manuals) 

- Technical support within selection of suppliers, make-or-buy decisions ensuring cost profit relationship 
and validate technical choices. 

- Guide and advise on all aspects of any particular  specialization as applied to the departments deliverables 

- Support teams in technical choices, shows the right direction for projects and discloses his knowledge  
to teams or to beginners  

- Train respective employee groups on expertise knowledge   

- Pro-actively participate in technical reviews for architecture, structure, detailed design or implementation 

- Support teams in identifying technical risks and propose preventive actions 

- Organizes task forces or participates actively in critical programs to solve technical problems and propose corrective actions 

- Contribute to Customer Requirements clarification 

 
Education: Engineer (bachelor, FH, TH, Master) or equivalent technical career path. 
Experience: Min. 5 years Automotive area and subject matter 

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Published: 07/29/2021
Job Field: Research & Development
Location: United States - MI - Novi
REQ. NO.: 20211158
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Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI)

Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI) is the global leader in automotive interiors. Yanfeng Automotive Interiors is redefining how people relax, work and play in their vehicle interiors – today and decades from now. Headquartered in Shanghai, the company has approximately 110 manufacturing plants and technical centers in 18 countries and more than 33,000 employees globally. They design, develop and manufacture automotive interior components for all automakers. LEARN MORE

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