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Work at the forefront of automotive innovation with ZF,
one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

E-Mobility Sr Design Engineer

Location: 

Northville, MI, US, 48168

Req ID 18160
   

Our goal is clear: to become a world leading company in electrified and sustainable mobility. ZF is facing the industry’s accelerated change from a position of strength, combining the strong ZF expertise in classical, hybrid and  fully electric solutions and we are following an ambitious transformation path towards e-mobility.  Join us on our electrification journey.
 

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the advanced design, engineering, and development of ZF Electronic Mechanics components and assemblies, and ensures that new or modified products can be manufactured, cost-effective, meet customer specifications and maintain company standards
  • Create and maintain CAD and engineering data / documents on an advanced level
  • Lead all stages of product design, development, and documentation (concept through manufacturing) for new and current electronic mechanics products and components.
  • Lead role in electronic mechanics design and development activities between the Customer, Supplier and ZF internal departments.
  • Maintain the design integrity of one or more existing product designs.
  • Lead role in the coordination, execution, scheduling, and control of projects to achieve cost, manufacturability, and design requirements by creating / utilizing engineering tools and documentation (BOM, DVPR, FMEA, Control Plans etc.)
  • Take actions necessary to develop alternatives to problems and/or schedule delays; resolve problems with Customers and internal departments, as well as recommend ways to recover project time lost.
  • Participate in formulating the engineering strategy on estimating the cost of product designs and applications. 
  • Document ideas for purposes of patent protection and provide product information for patent documentation purposes.
  • Use and recommend analytical studies of motion, stress, forces, and tolerance stack up to assure product function and reliability (e.g. FMEA).
  • Support and complete release activities and processes of engineering documents.
  • Direct and coordinate the transfer of data between Suppliers, Customers, and inter-company.
  • Initiate and monitor the assembly of prototypes and resolve design problems and document changes.
  • Ensure that an approved detailed drawing package is provided of final product design.
  • Investigate new technologies in the industry and consult with Suppliers to obtain latest technology information.


Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering and 7+ years of engineering experience in product design/development and leading technical projects
  • Legally authorized to work in the U.S. without sponsorship now or in the future.
  • Experience with the use of molded plastics and electronics (HW/SW) packaging
  • Advanced use of GD&T
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and manage multiple responsibilities (i.e. self-starter, self-motivated)
  • Demonstrated ability to persuade others in technical discussions
  • Proven leadership ability and experience with coaching, mentoring, motivation and conflict management
  • Basic knowledge of Functional Safety Standard ISO-26262.
  • Proficient with 2D/3D CAD Software
  • Strong drive for teamwork with a customer-oriented approach to projects
  • Understanding of FEA methods (constraints, loading and results)

 

Be part of our ZF team as E-Mobility Sr Design Engineer and apply now!

 

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ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


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