Engineering Manager

Job Location: 
Southfield, MI

RESPONSIBILITIES

Manages product / projects engineer to secure adequate new projects development

Work with Customer Engineering team and Advanced Engineering in conjunction with the Group Engineering team to make proposals on new products design concepts to customers to help securing new business and growth to the Group

Support product / projects engineer in the relationship and technical duties with Design Engineer from the OEM and Suppliers.

Supervises accurate and prompt support to the quoting process.

Present technical presentations to the OEM for the new projects supported with all the information collected during the quoting process and new manufacturing techniques.

Ensure availability of technological resources used by product / projects engineers to receive, transfer, etc. technical information provided by customers or suppliers.

Supervises presentations and sketches showing the new projects or engineering changes to support the quoting process required from the Supplier.

Coordinate all types of technical meetings between the Supplier and the OEM.

Manages New Projects PPAP and Kick Off to take actions before product / projects engineers have issues and help to solved when there is any (engineering, logistics, environmental).

Supervises open issues log with product / projects engineers to ensure the correct performance of projects with OEM, plant & suppliers.

Manage overall Gantt chart for the new projects.

Ensures technical support on development and purchasing with all the OEM standards required for the manufacturability of the new projects.

Manages product / projects engineer prototypes controls to secure follow up and successful development.

 

REQUIREMENTS

Bachelor’s Degree preferred

Prior Engineering Manager or Senior Engineer experience

Must have prior automotive industry experience

Must have Die Cast experience

 

Recruiter Name: 
Jared Smerchek
Recruiter Phone: 
(262) 886-8000 ext. 232
Category: 
Manufacturing & Engineering

Join Our Talent Network