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We are seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer for our Automotive R&D team based in Southeast Michigan. You will be responsible for new technology and solution development for automotive antennas and related products. You will be based in Brighton, MI.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
To create mechanical designs for Amphenol’s automotive antenna products, working in partnership with electrical engineers to create antenna modules, low noise amplifier (LNA) modules, and related antenna designs for automotive applications
To explore cutting-edge technologies and track and monitor industry design trends
To develop innovative solutions with challenging technical and product requirements
To cooperate with other internal functions, ensuring the designs can be implemented successfully in manufacturing and in vehicle assembly
To draft technical specifications, design guidelines and related documents for new solutions
To meet with customers and provide technical support for customer design activities
Some travel will be required, including occasional international travel to Europe and Asia. Approximately 10% - 15% of total work time may be dedicated to business travel.
The ideal candidate has a degree in a relevant field. We are looking for a recognized professional with the following attributes:
BSME Preferred. Candidates with degrees in other engineering disciplines will be considered, if coupled with significant experience in automotive mechanical design.
Experience in design of plastic, die cast, sheet metal, and rubber parts is mandatory
Prior experience with automotive antenna products is highly desired.
Experience with exterior structures, color and surface requirements, plating requirements for interior and exterior parts, and waterproofing/sealing of exterior parts is required.
Familiarity with automotive vehicle assembly processes is necessary for success.
CAD design including CATIA and NX
DFM and FEA experience. Proficiency, hands-on skills with simulation tools.
Experience with prototyping, including 3D printing and CNC machining; ability to construct mechanical prototypes using basic machine shop tools.
Experience with automotive validation testing specifications & PPAP.
Experience of tackling key technical problems or innovative designs independently.
endevis, LLC. and all companies represented are Equal Opportunity Employers and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.