Electrical Engineer - Charging


Auburn Hills, MI, US

Entry Level:  Professionals (3+ years)
Function:  R&D/Engineering - Electronics

Webasto Roof Systems Inc. is currently recruiting for an Electrical Engineer located at their Auburn Hills Corporate Office.


If you have experience in electrical assemblies, then this position might be right for you! 

Job Responsibilities:   

  • Translate customer requirements and specifications into overall design strategy and technology
  • Create and maintain program develop timelines
  • Develop robust technical solutions from concept through production
  • Conduct appropriate engineering analysis and select materials
  • Set direction with vendors and electrical technicians to build prototypes
  • Write engineering development test reports that include conclusions and recommendations
  • Maintain open issues list during development
  • Prepare engineering documentation including but not limited to DFMEA, FDVP&R, DOORS HW Documents, Lessons Learned and design assumptions
  • Formally release all product requirements into the Webasto change management system
  • Conduct design reviews internally and with customers
  • Ensure electrical MRDs are met on time
  • Establish production feasibility of designs working with vendors, engineers, and plant colleagues
  • Generate and follow-up on cost reductions
  • Communicate with other engineers to help develop product strategy for standardization


Education & Experience:   

  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 3+ years product engineering on electrical assemblies experience required
  • Experience working with automotive customers
  • Knowledge of customer specifications and competitive technical solutions
  • Knowledge of electronics manufacturing methods
  • Knowledge of basic EMC design
  • Knowledge of basic embedded controller design and programming
  • Excellent verbal, technical writing, interpersonal and organizational skills required
  • Ability to manage multiple projects
  • Knowledgeable of Circuit Analysis, 8D, 5-Why, DFMEA, EMC design, System Robustness
  • Experience with Mentor Graphics – a plus
  • Experience with DOORS or equivalent requirements entry tool
  • Experience with RTC, Jira or, equivalent



Webasto is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against  race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran or military status, or any other legally protected status. 

Nearest Major Market: Detroit