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TVM/Cost Engineer for Electrical & Electronics Systems
Ref No.: 18-01255
Location: Dearborn, Michigan
TVM/Cost Engineer for Electrical & Electronics Systems.
Position Duties:
• Partner with Product Development Engineers / Supervisors and Purchasing teams to ensure TVM ideas progress in a timely manner and project target dates are achieved.
• Interface with Core Product Engineers and suppliers to generate new TVM opportunities for Underbody EESE in design gap analysis exercises and Line Walks.
• Review product release and production material databases on a daily cadence to ensure TVM ideas timing tracked in the Cost Reduction Idea Database (CRID) are accurate.
• Utilize the Fleet Management System and vehicle coordinators to arrange for test vehicles to support testing associated with TVM actions.
• Identify roadblocks preventing implementation of TVM ideas and escalate to management as required. 
Skills Required: 
Strong Communication and Leadership Skills for cross-functional cooperation and issue resolution. 
Skills Preferred: 
Functional knowledge using Excel and PowerPoint 
Experience Required: 
Experience managing a project requiring cross-functional input for successful completion. 
Experience Preferred: 
Experience working in TVM or Product Development. Experience using Ford WERS, CRID, CMMS databases. 
Education Required: 
B.S. Science/Math/Finance. Other disciplines may be considered if the candidate has comparable job experience.