FCA US, LLC Interior Studio Engineer in Auburn Hills, Michigan
The responsibilities for the Interior Studio Engineer encompasses three critical job functions.•Program Management to deliver feasibility of interior commodities from styling conception to completion of A-surface geometry. The candidate must be an energetic leader that can lead the product development team through this process.•Technical development of the interior commodities which includes the packaging of A-side components, skin construction and definition, substrate construction and definition, HMI, ergonomics, serviceability, voice of customer, coordination with interior interfaces (windshield, Body-in-White, electrical wiring and modules), and maintaining craftsmanship requirements. This development will consist mainly of 2D section creation.•Effectively communicate to key stakeholders and drive decisions that uphold the theme requirements.Above all else, the Studio Engineer is a leader with the technical know-how to execute feasible designs in a collaborative process with the Studio Designer.Basic Qualifications:•Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent from an ABET or equivalent program•MS Office experience•Ability to effectively communicate within all levels of the organizationPreferred Qualifications:•Three years of experience as product development engineer for interior cockpit or trim programs•Design/development experience with interior cockpit, seats or trim program from concept/theme development through launch•Self-starter with demonstrated ability to lead and direct cross-functional engineering teams•Catia, V5, NX, Teamcenter•Knowledgeable in development of validation plans•Previous OEM, supplier, and Chrysler experience is highly desirable•Problem solving experience with design, release and manufacturing of interior cockpit or trim components•Knowledge of tooling – Injection molding, blow molding, foaming process and stamping experienceOur benefits reflects the FCA commitment to helping you reach your personal and professional goals. In addition to an environment that promotes career development, we offer benefits for a healthy lifestyle and a rewarding future, designed to take care of you and your family, in various stages of life.As a global company, our employee packages will vary by country, customary norms and the legal entity into which you are hired.Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.