Automotive Seating Product Design Engineer

  • CIS World Wide
  • Stuttgart, Germany
  • Jun 19, 2018
Contractor Automotive Consultant Engineering Professional Services

Job Description

Automotive Seating Product Design Engineer

Mode of hiring: 12 Months Contract 

Location: Germany ( Munich & Stuttgart) / UK (Coventry)

 Desired Technical / Program Specific Requirements:

 Around 10 years of experience with OEM/Tier-1s in Automotive seating subsystems design & development

  • Experience in automotive seat systems design and development for 1st or 2nd or 3rd row seats with expertise in structures or in plastics
  • Experience in working from concept design till production release at least for couple of programs
  • Knowledge of JIT processes, working with assembly drawings, knowledge of welding standards…. is required
  • Understanding on product manufacturing methods, plastics and sheet-metal
  • Handle independently the DFMEA and DVP activities and guide the teams for issue resolutions
  • Designing seating system components in compliance with FMVSS regulations for US or ECE for Europe Automotive market
  • Supplier coordination for technical clarifications and support during builds
  • Experience in Engineering Change Management (ECM), Interaction with customer/client engineers in understanding the design requirements
  • Good understanding on Tolerance stack up analysis
  • Ability to analyse 3D Math data and review designs utilizing Vis-Mock-up
  • Experience of using any CAD tool – CATIA / UG NX is preferred
  • Bachelor’s Degree / Master’s Degree in Engineering: Mechanical or Automotive Engineering is preferred
  • Leading a team of designers and interacting with cross-functional teams to collectively deliver the specification targets meeting the weight, cost & timeline requirements
  • Strong communication skills with ability to organise reviews
  • Experience in supporting multiple programs in parallel.