Viewing Job - Product Engineer Exterior Lighting [EB-2123367853]


Livonia, MI 48170

Years Experience



Automotive - Motor Vehicles - Parts


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Position open due to newly awarded automotive OEM Program. Location is Farmington Hills-Livonia area


Working as a Senior Electrical Engineer involved in the development of the complete electrical architecture for Exterior Automotive lighting systems and/or control modules, also collaborate with engineers from mechanical, CAE, manufacturing and testing departments.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the technical coordination of the development of Control Units or LED Electronics from quotation to serial production to meet timing, performance, cost and quality requirements. Leading a team of engineers within one or more projects.
  • Support DFMEA, DVP&R, wiring schematics, component selection on assigned programs per customer requirements.
  • Technical interface to the Customer for all electrical matters, requirement management and coordination of quality planning.
  • Responsible for electrical system engineering
  • Working with the sales and purchasing team to meet cost and price targets
  • Presenting results and negotiating solutions to the customer
  • Technical management of suppliers (EMS)
  • Compliance to and maintenance of internal processes per automotive standards. Assure process compliance within the project team.

Educational Requirement:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree - Computer Engineering, or Electronics/Electrical Engineering
  • Preferred: Master of Science Degree - Computer Engineering, or Electronics/Electrical Engineering

Experience Requirement:

  • 5+ years of experience within electrical development in the exterior automotive lighting sector with a good knowledge of automotive electronics processes.
  • Knowledge of engineering concepts and principles.
  • Knowledge of DFSS, DFMEA, Design for Manufacturability, GD&T, and tolerance stack analysis.
  • Knowledge of Stage gate product development.
  • Process knowledge in PCB board assembly and PCB board layout.
  • Excellent communication skill in terms of collaborating with R&D, marketing, manufacturing, domestic and third party suppliers and customers.
  • Knowledge of thermal analysis of design solutions.
  • Excellent ability to identify and drive resolution to electrical engineering problems.

Travel Requirements:

  • Ability to travel to manufacturing locations in the USA and global locations

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