Module Development Engineer


Auburn Hills, MI, US

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

Webasto Roof Systems Inc. is currently recruiting for a Module Development Engineer located at their Auburn Hills HQ.  
If you have experience with mechanical or electromechanical assemblies, then this position might be right for you! 



Job Responsibilities:   
•    Develop robust technical solutions from concept through production
•    Conduct appropriate engineering analysis and select materials
•    Work with designers to develop high quality drawings
•    Perform tolerance stack-ups on new design and product changes
•    Set direction with vendors and tool room to build prototypes
•    Work with layout inspector to verify prototypes; meet design intent
•    Write test reports to include conclusions and recommendations
•    Establish test criteria for design validation and knowledge building sub-system test
•    Maintain open issues list during development; supervise running of test
•    Prepare engineering documentation including but not limited to DFEMA, DVP&R, drawings and design assumptions
•    Formally release all product requirements into the Webasto change management system
•    Conduct design reviews internally, with part/assembly vendors and with customers
•    Generate and follow-up on cost reductions
•    Work with team to establish production feasibility designs
•    feasibility designs and develop product strategy for standardization


Education & Experience:
•    Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field
•    3+ years experience with product engineering on mechanical assemblies experience required
•    Knowledge of customer specifications and competitive technical solutions as well as Product Safety
•    Ability to establish drawing datums using GD&T
•    Excellent verbal, technical writing, interpersonal and organizational skills required
•    Knowledge of 8D, CAD, DOE, GD&T, DFMEA, ECM, Robust Design and PTS required but will train
•    Work generally performed in an office environment
•    Possible travel outside of the region.



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