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Senior Industrial Designer

United States - MI - Holland

Job Description

Responsible for development and design of
automotive interiors systems products; work with engineering and production
department to establish and evaluate design concepts for interior design and
ensure they are cost effective and efficient to manufacture; apply expertise in
sketching and rendering to communicate ideas, concepts and designs; work with
Research and Development group to design interiors for autonomous vehicles
(driver-free cars) and determine impact of autonomous driving on vehicles interior;
conduct product craftsmanship evaluations, modify and refine designs; research
production specifications, costs, production materials and manufacturing
methods and provide cost estimates and itemized production requirements;
develop manufacturing procedures of designed products to improve operations and
ensure product quality; participate in new product planning and research,
including studying potential need for new products; organize work and track
product/process progress for studio programs. Utilize experience with digital
design tools, including CAD, CAID, 2-D and 3-D modeling software; development
and design of automotive interiors systems products; graphic design tools (such
as Adobe Photoshop, Autodesk MAYA, Rhinoceros, Autodesk Alias, Corel Painter,
or Wacom Cintiq tablet); design methodologies, including EPDP, craftsmanship,
and Phase Zero product innovation process; product design and development
process concepts; experience working with engineering and production teams on
product development projects, monitoring project timelines, tracking
product/process progress; and, experience providing training and mentoring
junior designers.

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Your Qualifications

Education and experience requirements: Bachelor's
degree, or foreign equivalent degree, in Industrial Design, Architecture, Fine
Arts or related field and three (3) years of experience as an Industrial
Designer, Product Designer or related occupation. The position also requires three
(3) years of experience with the following: digital design tools, including
CAD, CAID, 2-D and 3-D modeling software; development and design of automotive
interiors systems products; graphic design tools (such as Adobe Photoshop,
Autodesk MAYA, Rhinoceros, Autodesk Alias, Corel Painter, or Wacom Cintiq
tablet); design methodologies, including EPDP (Early Product Definition
Process), craftsmanship, and Phase Zero product innovation process; product
design and development process concepts; working with engineering and
production teams on product development projects, monitoring project timelines,
tracking product/process progress; and providing training and mentoring junior
designers.

Worksite Location: Holland, MI

To apply, mail resume to ET / HR,  YFAI, 41935 W. 12 Mile Road, Novi, MI 48377. Must reference Job Code: SID-HMI when applying.

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Published: 03/09/2018
Job Field: Innovation & Technology
Location: United States - MI - Holland
REQ. NO.: 18000176
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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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