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Senior Product Engineer
United States - MI - Novi
The Senior Product Engineer is responsible for the management of the changes process, Support for the other departments and the transfer of product from the development center.Management of the change process:· Participate in the simultaneous engineering or the product development team meetings with thecustomer· Engineering change creation with clear and concise information to ensure complete information exists for:o Process to create necessary work instructions and training documentso Manufacturing to use the document to train associateso Logistics to get necessary parts on timeo Purchasing to communicate change to suppliers and be able to analyze cost impacto Quality to ensure conformity of part and develop necessary inspection documents· Owner of the change initiated by the individual and its management till series implementation· Timely creation and update of bill of materials· Approve first off tool or supplier samples with quality· Provide manufacturability feedback on all modifications or new components to design or customer and ensure all technical modifications meeto Cost Targetso YFAI operating system principles· Support process engineering to achieve· Initiate and follow-up productivity proposals· Provide technical and dimensional information to purchasing and quality departments· Responsible for management and timely delivery of all test car components within their purview· Support tooling in start-up and approval of new or changed tools· Maintain and update history of products· Owner of all product related improvements for the concerned module· Analyze and approval of measurement reportsSupport for other departments:· Support quality in ensuring conformity of products to customer specifications· Support measurement laboratory in obtaining relevant data from measurements· Support purchasing for timely implementation of all changes initiated and managed at the supplier· Support manufacturing and logistics to resolve all product related issues.Transfer of Product from development center:· Communicate with the development center to ensure a smooth transfer of responsibility of the product tothe manufacturing facility· Responsible for getting specifications· Support development in providing tooling for product qualification (fixtures etc.)· Support product engineers in China for products for the plant
Bachelor's degree in Engineering.
7-10 Years of experience in the automotive interiors industry.Apply online now