Design Release Engineer: Cranktrain

General Motor
May 29, 2023
Offerd Salary:Negotiation
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Contract Type:Other
Working Time:Full time
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Hybrid - Position does not require an employee to be on-site full-time but the general expectation is that the employee be onsite an average of three (3) days each week.

The Base Engine Design Release Engineer is responsible for the design and release of high voltage, lithium-ion battery components. They are involved with the latest internal combustion engine base engine components and/or transmission or EV components in General Motors electrified vehicles portfolio for both current and future vehicles. They will work with a high-performance team and will be responsible for the design and packaging of battery components. The Base Engine Design Release Engineer will directly affect the quality, durability and performance of all GM vehicle propulsion systems manufactured by GM.

The selected candidate will be invited to join the Cranktrain and shafts w/gears team. (Responsible for design, release, and execution base engine and transmission hardware).

Key Job Responsibilities:

  • Oversee design and packaging of base engine and/or transmission components

  • Work with Designers to ensure interface and packaging compatibility both internally and externally

  • Work with other component owners to select appropriate designs. Reuse parts where appropriate

  • Work with manufacturing to ensure build ability and to determine quality requirements

  • Work to support root cause analysis

  • Work with service to ensure serviceability

  • Support purchasing in sourcing of components

  • Oversee and support DFMEA and Design Reviews Based on Test Results (DRBTR)

  • Track validation status and review results

  • Resolve all development and validation issues

  • Manage change control

  • Provide and manage component timing plan

  • Execute and support Peer Reviews per program milestones

  • Work with component suppliers to meet design and timing objectives

  • Key Competencies:

  • Drive for results

  • Dealing with ambiguity

  • Prioritization and decision-making skills

  • Action-oriented

  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills

  • Customer-focused

  • Integrity and trust

  • Problem solving

  • Conflict management

  • Leading with influence

  • Additional Description

    Required Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering

  • 5+ years' of Engineering experience

  • Understanding of engineering theory

  • High level of analytical ability where problems are complex

  • Time management skills to meet agreed upon customer deliverables, able to manage multiple projects

  • Proficient computer skills including analyzing data, creating presentations

  • Interpersonal styles and communication skills to work effectively with local and international team members

  • Technical writing ability to create written engineering evaluation reports

  • Ability to read, interpret and generate engineering drawings and specifications

  • Familiarity with CAD and CAE

  • Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Master's degree in Engineering

  • 7+ years' experience with a major automotive OEM

  • Understanding of GD&T principles

  • Experience with ‘build to print' parts – or – experience writing specifications and managing suppliers with ‘build to spec' parts

  • Experience with structural, thermal, and NVH analysis tools

  • Experience managing OEMs or suppliers on critical timelines

  • Design for Six Sigma Certification

  • Experience with Unigraphics NX

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