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Sr. Design Engineer
Ref No.: 18-32016
Location: Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 65,000.00 - 100,000.00 /Year
Skill Type
Skill Type:Engineering
Job Description:
Plan, coordinate, and perform product design development and post-development and analysis work by utilizing product design practices and principles. Provide leadership/supervision and technical direction for an assigned product design team. Provide technical product support to internal and external customers.
  • Analyze assignments and determines engineering specifications which must be fulfilled for problems or projects.
  • Produce and/or evaluate possible design solutions to improve cost, quality, delivery and performance on specialized knowledge of engineering applications together with possible involvement of other functional engineers and/or customer/supplier personnel.
  • Apply life cycle management of existing products, including cost reduction, maintenance and enhancement of the product lines.
  • Assign tasks as necessary to team members to attain objectives.
  • Prepare and present technical reports.
  • Apply knowledge of company products, policies and practices to provide economies through standardization of parts and products.
  • Liaison between the North American affiliates and Japanese headquarter.
  • BSME or BS in Engineering
  • 3 years + experience in automotive interior design.
  • Experience negotiating styling and design requirements.
  • Experience estimating and creating Cost/Mass targets for component parts.
  • Experience with product development processes and disciplines.
  • Technical experience relating to design/diagnostics of mechanical system preferably in an automotive industry but not limited.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products.
  • Knowledge of CATIA V5; 3D A-surface modeling
  • Interior Trim or Headliner (roofing)
  • Plastic Injection molding
  • Door, Interior Trim Experience
Training Specific to Position:
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills.
  • Ability to plan, set priorities and achieve results.
  • Ability to multitask in a deadline-driven environment.
  • Ability to work effectively with persons from other cultures.
  • Proven communication skills. both verbal and written.