Bosch Technical Project Leader (REF9645E) in Plymouth, Michigan

Technical Project Leader (REF9645E)

  • 15000 N Haggerty Rd, Plymouth, MI 48170, USA

  • Full-time

Legal Entity: Robert Bosch Automotive Steering LLC

Company Description

As one of the world's leading automotive steering suppliers, Robert Bosch Automotive Steering LLC is growing in the market and must continue to innovate and develop new steering products to meet customer needs. Our engineering, technical purchasing, and sales teams are located in our Plymouth, MI office fully supporting regional customers and providing local support for global projects. The production facilities in Florence, KY and Queretaro, MX manufacture and distribute products for the NAFTA region.

Job Description

Robert Bosch Automotive Steering LLC is looking for a Technical Project Leader at our Plymouth, MI location.

This position includes technical project management responsibilities of electric power steering (EPS) system. The ideal candidate would be highly self-motivated and have the willingness to dive right in to the exciting mechatronic world of EPS. You will work directly with a comprehensive development team including mechanical design engineers, software developers, application / calibration engineers and fellow project managers to develop project specific solutions for driver assistance and/or automated driving technologies.

Below is a highlight of the things you would being working on:

  • The Technical Project Leader (TPL) acts as the system architect and technical counterpart to the Program Manager and is responsible for making sure the technical team understands and fulfills the customer’s electric power steering (EPS) requirements on time.

  • This role will lead a project from start to finish and will be responsible to coordinate and plan a local and global multi-disciplined engineering team of engineers to achieve that goal.

  • Responsible for evaluating customer specifications including support of translating the system requirements into Rational DOORS, evaluating requirement and test coverage, and support of issue tracking (Problem Job Management).

  • Collaborate with software and function development on advanced Driver Assistance technologies such as Autonomous Driving, Lane Keeping, Automatic Parking, and more.

  • Establish, cultivate and maintain a positive customer relationship as technical first point of contact and engineering lead for customer project(s).

  • Ensure system development, validation, and delivery are according to guidelines and processes (e.g. ISO26262, ASPICE, IATF 16949).

  • Monitor, track, and drive to completion the technical list of open points.

  • Budget planning and reporting for project engineering, development and testing costs.

  • Create the System-FMEA and ensure the implementation throughout the project

  • Assist in the creation of technical safety concept

  • Regular reporting of project status (technical, budgetary, etc) to management in US and Germany.

  • Support all continuous improvement and cost reduction efforts.

  • Work with the Sales department in acquisition support for development efforts and technicaldescriptions.

  • Travel (up to 20%, domestic & international) to customer sites, Bosch sites, and suppliersites is required

Qualifications

Base Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering (ME, or EE) required

  • Thorough and hands on understanding in the product development lifecycle

  • Good written / verbal communication and presentation skills to discuss issues / solutions with team and external customer.

  • Experience with a safety critical product preferred (ISO 26262)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Masters of Science in Engineering (ME or EE)

  • Mechatronic systems experienced preferred

  • Capable to work independently in an organized and structured fashion with strong analytical skills that supports a systematic approach to problem resolution and strong communication skills to discuss issues/challenges with global development teams and external customers.

  • Knowledge of driver assistance technologies and functions, high interest to work on exciting new driver assistance technologies.

  • Experience with vehicle and system test and release procedures in automotive or related industry.

  • Experience in systems / requirements engineering.

  • Ability to structure, moderate and promote collaboration with international teams, negotiate with customer, support global organization, and understanding with working in global multicultural projects.

  • Hands on experience with Agile development methods (SCRUM, Kanban, Lean, etc.)

Additional Information

By choice, we are committed to a diverse workforce - EOE/Protected Veteran/Disabled.

BOSCH is a proud supporter of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics) Initiatives

  • FIRST Robotics (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology)

  • AWIM (A World In Motion)

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